Ecology and Biodiversity of Tropical Forests

Tropical forests are studied as global centres of biodiversity and regarding their resilience to land use and climate change. The focus of research is on cascading effects of global changes on tropical biodiversity, tropical ecosystems, and on measures to decelerate the loss of biodiversity.

Speakers: Jürg Schönenberger, Wolfgang Wanek

Tropical Research Station

Tropical Research Station La Gamba in Costa Rica