The Center for Tropical Forest Science - Forest Global Earth Observatories (CTFS-ForestGEO) is a global network of forest research plots and scientists dedicated to the study of tropical and temperate forest function and diversity. The multi-institutional network comprises over 60 forest research plots across the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Europe, with a strong focus on tropical regions. CTFS-ForestGEO monitors the growth and survival of approximately 6 million trees and 10,000 species.
CTFS-ForestGEO conducts long-term, large-scale research on forests around the world to:
- Increase scientific understanding of forest ecosystems
- Guide sustainable forest management and natural-resource policies
- Monitor the impacts of global climate change
- Build capacity in forest science
Call OPEN for CTFS-ForestGEO Research Grant Proposals
March 24, 2015
Two ecology faculty positions, Nanyang Technological Univ.
December 19, 2014
Postdoctoral Fellowship in the ecology of forests and soils
December 04, 2014