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Projects in the Thematic Area of Soil

 

Project Sentinel Landscape

Thematic

Long-term landscape and soil study; Climate change effects

Location

India, Cameroon, Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Vietnam, Nicaragua, Honduras, Peru, Brasil, Bolivia, Borneo

 

Nicaragua:

 

   - RAAN (Tuma-La Dalia)

   - Jinotega

   - Matagalpa

   - Ocotal

Period Active

2012-

Description

A series of sampling sites located around the world adopting the same protocol for sample evaluation to permit long-term comparative studies of changes in the capacity of soil to support certain uses affecting ecological, social and economic spheres.

Principal Activities

1) Collection of base information using a standard sampling procedure.

 

2) Long-term site monitoring.

 

3) Database available for public use.

 

4) Facilitation of experiments to describe a state or process, especially to provide recommendations and suggest interventions.

Partners

CIFOR

Funding

 

More information

Norvin Sepúlveda (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 

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