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.
 

Neotropical cloud forests to lose what most defines them: clouds

In as few as 25 years, climate change could shrink and dry 60-80% of Western Hemisphere cloud forests, finds a study published today.

News Release - Neotropical cloud forests to lose what most defines them: clouds

El Yunque National Forest Atlas

We're pleased to share that the El Yunque National Forest Atlas won an honorable mention in the Cartography and Geographic Society 46th Annual CaGIS Map Design Competition in the atlas or book category! Download your digital copy:

English - El Yunque National Forest Atlas

Español - El Atlas del Bosque Nacional El Yunque

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

El Yunque 360

5 part video series with Dr. Grizelle González looking at the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria on the Luquillo Experimental Forest.

Sustain Puerto Rico

A GreenWood Global project to assist the USDA Caribbean Climate Hub in a wood salvage project after hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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