Program

International Workshop on Long-Term Studies on Biodiversity

Section I. Introduction
9:30 Opening Session
9:40 Prof. Carlos Joly (FAPESP).
The FAPESP Biota Program
10:00 Dr. Luciano M. Verdade (USP). PDF
The importance of long-term studies in biodiversity documentation and conservation
Section II. Long Term Research Programs
10:30 Dr. Penelope L. Firth (NSF-DEB). PDF
Dimensions of Biodiversity
11:10 Questions and comments
11:20 Dr. Michael Keller (USDA Forest Service). PDF
National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON)
12:00 Questions and comments
12:10 Lunch Break
14:00 Dr. Margarida Santos-Reis (UL). PDF
Long-term Ecological Research in Portugal (LTER-Portugal)
14:40 Questions and comments
14:50 Dr. Francisco Antonio R. Barbosa (UFMG). PDF
Programa de Estudos de Longa Duração (PELD)
15:30 Questions and comments
15:40 Coffee Break
16:00 Dr. Flávia Costa (INPA). PDF
Programa de Pesquisa em Biodiversidade (PPBio)
16:40 Questions and comments
Section III. Intermediate Evaluation of Long-Terms Programs
16:50 Dr. Rafael de Sa (NSF-DEB). PDF
NSF intermediate evaluation of long term programs
17:30 Questions and comments
Section IV. Data Base
17:40 Dr. Luiz Horta (INPE). PDF
The LBA data process
18:20 Questions and comment