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Research Team on the Floral Component
of the Peñas Blancas Protected Area


COLOMBIA


Luís Gabriel López Herrera and Francisco Alberto Rubiano
Forestry Engineering, University of Tolima


Mentor:
Noemy Medina Guzmán
Montano Forest Environmental Corporation


Objective:
This project aims to identify and locate a highly detailed level of plant biodiversity within a protected area in order to promote a knowledge-based forest management plan to be adopted by the local community.  A major goal of the project is to build significant student capacity in techniques and knowledge and to provide professional development experiences that are hands-on and community-integrated.


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