ENVR 451 - Research in Panama: 2007

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Executive Summaries:

Summaries of projects, Executive Summaries 2007 [.pdf] spanning three general themes of biodiversity and conservation, natural resources, and conservation strategies, resulting from the collaboration of students and their host institutions:
Parque Natural Metropolitano (PNM)
Funcatión Dobbo Yala
Centro del Agua del Trópico Húmedo para América Latina y el Caribe (CATHALAC)
Madres Maestras - Vallecito
Fondo Peregrino-Panamá
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)
Conservation, Research, Education and Action (CREA)
Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
McGill University


Student Reports:

Feasibility of Avoiding Deforestation in Latin America

Report: Feasibility of Avoiding Deforestation in Latin America [.pdf]
Interview: Michele's Interview with Mida Anam [.pdf]
Symposium presentation: Symposium [.ppt]

Students: Michele Boileau-Falardeau; Jordan Isenberg

A Preliminary Assessment of Ecosystem Vulnerability to Climate Change in Panama

Students: Laura Tremblay-Boyer; Eric Ross Anderson

The Late Bird Can't Be Choosy: The Quest for Migratory Birds Feeding Sites in the Parque Natural Metropolitano

Students: Dian Lou; Siobhan McPherson

The Jungle Book: Guide to Roble, La Cienaguita and the Mono Titi

Students: Rudi Markgraf; Elisabeth Naud

A Review of the Application of the High Conservation Value Forest Concept in Central America and A Preliminary Toolkit for the Identification of High Conservation Values for the Empresa Forestal Comunitaria del Río Tupíza

Students: Kate Herrmann; Adela Maciejewski

The Causes, Effects and Alternatives to deforestation in Rural Community of Aguas Claras

Students: Zena Wright; Erika Yates

The Mangrove Forests of the City of Colón: A Situation Analysis, Socio-Economic and Environmental Impact Assessment of Development Initiatives

Students: Andrew McKinley; Melany Piette

Tropical Reforestation and Carbon Neutralization: Implementation of a Small-scale Project and Research in an Experimental Plantation in Eastern Panama

Students: Jessica Hawryshyn; Alexandra Senikas

A Preliminary Rural Livelihood Assessment: Community dynamics and income diversification strategies in La Zahina, Panama

Students: Sarah Davidson; Marie-Audray Ouellet; Marie-Joëlle Robichaud

Exploring the Future: Perspectives on Marine Resource Management in Ukupseni, Kuna Yala.

Students: Annelise Godber; Andrea Rawluk

Media Rights and the Performance of Community: A Record of People in the Act of remembering from the Emberá-Wounaan Village of Arimae, Darién.

Student: Seth Porcello

Food for the Future: Nutrition and Globalization with Special Focus on Vallecito, Panama.

Students: Meredith Cairns; Nava Dabby; Noemi Khondo

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