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 Protocol”. Speaker: Manuel Ruiz.

Authors: Vogel, H. J (1), Ruiz, M (2), Angerer, K (3), Oduardo-Sierra, O (4). Institutions: (1) University of Puerto Rico, (2) SPDA, (3) University of Berlin.

14:15 - 14:35: “Buffer zones in the peruvian amazon bring conservation benefits despite uncertain authority”. Speaker: Mikaela J. Weisse.

Authors: Weisse, M (1), Naughton-Treves, L (1), and Alvarez-Berrios, N (2). Institutions: (1) Dept. of Geography, University of Wisconsin - Madison, (2) Dept. of Natural Sciences, University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras.

14:35 - 14:55: “Management of game mammals and preservation of Pucacuro National Reserve”. Speaker: Pedro Perez Peña.

Authors: Perez Peña, P.E. y C.N. Gonzales Tanchiva. Institution: SERNANP-Reserva Nacional Pucacuro.

14:55 - 15:15: “The hydrological regimes of the Napo River Floodplains, Andean Amazon”. Speaker: Jorge Celi.

Authors: Celi, J. (1) and Hamilton, S (1). (1) Institution: Michigan State University.

15:15 - 15:30: Questions.

15:30 - 16.00: Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:20: “Natural resource mapping by and for amazonian andean communities”. Speaker: Aaron Groth. Institutions: (1) University of Texas at Austin, (2) ProPurús/Upper Amazon Conservancy (UAC).

16:20 - 16:40: “Human wellbeing and conservation in the andes-amazon region”. Speaker: *Diana Alvira.

Authors: Alvira, D (1), Wali, A (2), Macedo, M (3), Saenz, A (4), Diaz, M (5). Institutions: (1, 2, 3) Field Museum, (4) Instituto del Bien Común, (5) SERNANP Zona Reservada Sierra del Divisor.

16:40 - 17:00:  Closing. 

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