Linking research and environmental education to reduce Amazonian wildfires
Dr Jos Barlow
University of Lancaster - EC
Host Country Institutions:
Instituto de Desenvolviomento Florestal do Estado do Para - IDEFLOR, Museo Paraense Emílio Goeldi (MPEG), University of Campinas, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espacias - INPE, Federal University of Lavras, Geographic Information Science Center of Excellence
To reduce the prevalence of Amazonian wildfires by linking earth observation, biodiversity data, and social and ethnographic research with environmental education, training, and capacity building.