Volcán Barva (10.01.2013 to 12.31.2013)

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Year: 
2013
Quarter: 
October - December
Communications activities: 

On November, the Site Manager gave a talk to graduate students of Geography about the GIS application for terrestrial vertebrates monitoring based on our recent paper of  Monitoring the status and trends of tropical forest terrestrial vertebrates from camera trap data. This talk was done in the GIS Day at McGill University, Canada.

Unusual Events at the TEAM Site: 

The site manager attended on October the 17th Meeting of the Subsidiary Body of Scientific,Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA) in Montreal, Quebec. The site manager had the opportunity of being in the launch of the Wildlife Picture Index which is a new indicator for Aichi Target 12 based entirely on TEAM camera trap data that measures changes in diversity of vertebrate communities in tropical forests.

 

New Species: 

There were no new species during this sampling period.

Protocol Activities: 

There was no terrestrial vertebrates and vegetation sampling scheduled during this period.

The climate data from September up to December, 2013 were collected. It is pending for submitting data from December 2013.

 

Protocol Problems: 

There were no protocol problems during this sampling period.

Schedule Problems: 

There were no schedule problems during this sampling period.

Logistical Problems: 

There were no logistical problems during this sampling period.

Suggestions: 

There were no suggestions during this sampling period.