Land use intensification,  community plant functional properties and ecosystem processes

PhD thesis developed between 2010-2013.

Effects of land-use intensification (LUI) on biodiversity, ecosystem functions, and services is one of the global concerns for human well-being. In this dissertation I explored the mechanisms through which LUI affects plant communities and ecosystem processes in the Bolivian lowland tropics

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PhD Defense 

Linking land-use intensification, plant communities and ecosystem processes in lowland BoliviaLinking land-use intensification, plant communities and ecosystem processes in lowland Bolivia

Public defense PhD thesis Geovana Carreño-Rocabado On Monday, May 13, 2013 at 16.00 in the Aula of Wageningen University – Generaal Foulkesweg 1, Wageningen

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A short summary of the thesis you can read at www.fem.wur.nl.