Oral Session 1: Plant ecology and biodiversity.

Oral Session 1 (October 17: 13:30 – 17:00): Plant ecology and biodiversity. 13:30 – 13:35: Welcome. 13:35 – 13:55: “The influence of altitude and topography on liana biomass in southern Ecuadorian tropical montane forests”. Speaker: Belen Fadrique. Authors: Fadrique, B (1). and Homeier, J.(2). Institutions: (1) Florida International University (2) University of Göttingen. 13:55 – …

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Oral Session 5: Fauna II: Biodiversity and Conservation.

Oral Session 5 (October 18: 13:30 – 17:00): Fauna II: Biodiversity and Conservation. 13:30 – 13:35: Welcome. 13:35 – 13:55: “The scales of conservation: lessons from macaw movements in southeastern Peru”. Speaker: Jorge León. Authors: Brightsmith, DJ (1,2), Boyd, JD (1,3), Jorge León (2). Institutions: (1) Schubot Exotic Bird Health Center at Texas A&M University, …

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Oral Session 3: Natural Resource Management and Biodiversity.

Oral Session 3 (October 18: 13:30 – 17:00): Natural Resource Management and Biodiversity. 13:30 – 13:35: Welcome. 13:35 – 13:55: “Participatory conservation in the western amazon: shifting priorities in natural resource management”. Speaker: *Sara Diamond. Institution: University of Texas. 13:55 – 14:15: “Bounded openness to natural information and its implications on the Nagoya …

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Oral Session 6: Climate Change and Biodiversity.

Oral Session 6 (October 18: 13:30 – 17:00): Climate Change and Biodiversity. 13:30 – 13:35: Welcome.  13:35 – 13:55: “Assessing mammal exposure to climate change in the brazilian amazon”. Speaker: Bruno R. Ribeyro. Authors: Ribeiro, B.R, De Marco, P, Loyola, R. Institution: Department of Ecology, Federal University of Goiás. CP 131, CEP 74001-970, Goiânia, …

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Photo Contest BioCon 2015

The BioCon Photo Contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students from Peru and other countries. BioCon 2015 Photo Contest ends October 05, 2015. Prizes: All winners will attend BioCon 2015 free of charge.  PHOTO CONTEST RULES

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