Prosopis Invasion: Implications for the Biodiversity of Caatinga in NE Brazil
Professor Phillip Hulme
University of Durham
Host Country Institutions:
Federal University of Paraiba (UFPR), Patos Campus
To understand the extent and mechanisms of Prosopis juliflora invasion and its implications on the biodiversity of caatinga in the semi-arid north-east of Brazil. This information will be used to draw up a series of recommendations for the management of Prosopis invasion in this region.