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Interagency MOU to increase Puerto Rico's Terrestrial Protected Areas to 16% signed in Cañón Las Bocas, Barranquitas.The Institute, DNER and NEON, inaugurating the new climate tower in Guánica dry forest.A Ceiba tree flowering in the grounds of the Institute.Monarch Butterfly on the Institute's Green Roof. The Caribbean Climate Hub at the St. Croix Agrifest. Satellite view of the northern karst region of Puerto Rico captured by Landsat 8 USDA Climate Hubs in the Americas participants outside the Institute's main building. (Aug 2015) One of the TRACE forest warming plots in the Luquillo Experimental Forest, Puerto Rico. Visiting the NRS Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest during the Real-Time Data Visualizations: A 21st Century Confluence of Art, Music and Science at Ecological Research Sites workshop. i-Tree tools workshop participants at the Institute. Jerry Bauer (left of photo) meeting with the Paso Pacifico team in Ventura.

Zika Virus Update

Important Information about the Zika virus in the Caribbean



2nd Dry Forest Symposium

Details about the 2nd Dry Forest Symposium in Puerto Rico.





2015 Fajardo Christmas Bird Count

bird on branch wearing a santa hatAn invitation to participate in the 2015 Fajardo Christmas Bird Count to be held on Sunday December the 20th, 2015. Conteo navideño de aves 2015 en Español



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There’s something rottin' in the state of global climate change

Register for the upcoming webinar on April 21, 2016.

Tropical Responses to Altered Climate Experiment (TRACE)

Visit the Forest Warming site for the latest updates on the TRACE project.