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.
 

El Yunque National Forest Atlas

New publication from the Institute in collaboration with El Yunque National Forest. The Atlas, with 6 chapters covering terrestrial resources, water, plants and animals, people, research and management, and recreation, visually summerizes the natural attributes of El Yunque. The Atlas is availble in both English and Spanish.

El Yunque National Forest Atlas News Release

El Atlas del Bosque Nacional El Yunque comunicado de prensa

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.

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