Ants data for Biofrag – a new taxonomic group for the project

Heraldo Vasconcelos is now collaborating with the BIOFRAG project. Heraldo is providing his abundance data for ant species measured in forest fragments of the long-running ecological experiment BDFFP [Biological Dynamics of Forest Fragments Project] in the Brazilian Amazon. (published in Gascon et al., 1999. Matrix habitat and species richness in tropical forest remnants. Biological Conservation,…

The patch challenge

BIOFRAG is now employing a new methodology to delineate forest patches in a fragmented forest landscape and to characterise forest patches. The algorithm is implemented by an in-house script developed by Dr Veronique Lefebvre. Click here for detail.