International Institute of Tropical Forestry

1/3 - Research
1/3 Short stunted trees covered in mosses and epiphytes.
The tabebuia/eugenia woodland (aka elfin woodland) found on the mountain peaks of El Yunque.
2/3 - State and Private Forestry
2/3 Forest Health Monitoring: Harrisia Cactus Mealybug Monitoring on Caja de Muertos, Puerto Rico.
Forest Health Monitoring: Harrisia Cactus Mealybug Monitoring on Caja de Muertos, Puerto Rico.
3/3 - International Cooperation
3/3 Wayne Arendt, Institute Wildlife Biologist, giving biodiversity monitoring and training in Nicaragua.
Wayne Arendt, Institute Wildlife Biologist, giving biodiversity monitoring and training in Nicaragua.
 

Caribbean Climate Hub

Story Map - Conozca los programas de incentivos del USDA en el Caribe

EEl Centro Climático del Caribe para la Agricultura y Silvicultura Tropical (CCH) presenta este Story Map que explica cómo acceder a los recursos técnicos y financieros que ofrecen las agencias del USDA para agricultores, ganaderos y dueños de fincas privadas. English version of the Story Map

Hurricane Recovery Resources for Farmers and Forest Landowners. Informational Guides and Disaster Assistance [Opens in New Window]

The Naked Landscape

View the image presentation by Jerry Bauer, International Cooperation program manager, about the effects of Hurricanes Irma and Maria to Eastern Puerto Rico and El Yunque National Forest, presented at the U.S. Forest Service Yates Building Friday, October 20, 2017. The Naked Landscape Presentation (PDF 67.6 MB) [Opens in New Window]

Research

Institute Research

Learn about the Institute's present research and focus areas, collaborative programs, and information about the Sabana Field Research Station in El Yunque National Forest.

State and Private Forestry

State and Private Forestry Programs

Information about the various State and Private Forestry programs in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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Featured Videos

Asombrosos Arboles | Terrific Trees

SciGirls Isabel, Gabriela, y Karla exploran los beneficios que árboles grandes promueven a sus ecosistemas, comparando árboles en el bosque con las de la ciudad.

El Yunque National Forest after Hurricane Maria

Dr Grizelle González talks about the damage and recovery process in El Yunque National Forest after Hurricane Maria.

Latest Flickr Album

The Luquillo Experimental Forest after Hurricanes Irma and Maria. [Opens in New Window]

Collection of post-hurricane damage photos from Institute scientists and staff.


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