Understanding long-term ecological data and helping inform future resource stewardship

We use a variety of methodologies to collect data spanning a wide range of temporal and spatial scales to understand the processes that underpin biodiversity and ecosystem processes, provide new information to improve management decisions in landscapes beyond protected areas, and develop ecologically-sound decision support tools for sustainable resource stewardship

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December 3, 2014

Studying the impact of Jatropha plantations in Mozambique

In November, LTEL researchers were in Mozambique to study the impact of Jatropha plantations in Sofala region. The study focuses on the socio-economic and environmental impacts of one of the last Jatropha projects that is still in place in southern Africa. For more ... Continue reading

November 27, 2014

Herizo Andrianandrasana has been awarded the 2014 Tusk Award for Emerging Leaders in Conservation

Herizo Andrianandrasana, DPhil student in the Oxford Long-Term Ecology & Resource Stewardship Group, led by Professor Kathy Willis, has won the 2014 Tusk Award for emerging leaders in conservation – an award sponsored by Land Rover. The award was presented ... Continue reading

November 26, 2014

Call for Grey Literature

The Long-term Ecology and Resource Stewardship lab in the University of Oxford and the Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) Evidence Based Forestry initiative are collaborating on a systematic review map that aims to summarize the state of available methodologies ... Continue reading


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Student Conference on Conservation Science (SCCS)

SCCS is aimed at young researchers working in university departments, conservation organisations, and resource management agencies. Approximately 200 postgraduate students (and similar-stage researchers) attend the conference each year, from a broad range of disciplines in conservation, including ecology, genetics, geography, sociology and economics.
When: Tue March 24 08:00 - Thu March 26 18:00
Where: Cambridge, UK

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