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Field Course through ELTI

  • ELTI Focal Training Sites Azuero Panama (map)

This field-based course will take place at ELTI's Focal Training Sites, established within long-term research areas of Yale F&ES and STRI; 1) private properties of the Pedasi District, a dry forest ecosystem, located on the Azuero Peninsula, which is highly influenced by conventional cattle ranching and large-scale agriculture practices and a growing tourism sector; and 2) STRI's Agua Salud Project area, a wet tropical forest ecosystem, located in the Panama Canal Watershed, which is a highly dynamic landscape of protected areas, critical watersheds, conventional ranching and agriculture and rampant urban development. 

Earlier Event: May 21
World Ranger Congress
Later Event: June 5
Imaging Conference in NYC