Prosopis Invasion: Implications for the Biodiversity of Caatinga in NE Brazil


Brazil
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Status: Completed_noFR

Round:
4
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Federal University of Paraiba (UFPR), Patos Campus
Start Date:
01-04-96
End Date:
30-08-99
Funding:
£116,000.00
Regions:
South America
Countries:
Brazil
Project Summary:
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.