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IGERT: Natural-Human Systems in the Urbanizing Tropics

University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras

Abstract

The goal of this Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) program is to train Ph.D. students to apply an interdisciplinary and collaborative approach to environmental problems in urbanizing, tropical landscapes. Puerto Rico has a dynamic environmental history, suffering nearly complete deforestation, then enjoying forest recovery, and then experiencing… more »

Contributions[?]

Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
A FEW (Food, Energy, and Water) Ideas for the new Millenium symposium Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Agents of Change projects part of IGERT program Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
IGERT participating program in a NSF grant award Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Seminar Series facilitates research communication Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Trainee receives Quijote annual prize Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Trainee wins IGERT prize Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Trainee receives fellowship Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
The socio-environmental problem behind free-ranging cats in Puerto Rico's walled city. NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition Video & Poster 05/20/13
Creation of Environmental Sciences Department Showcase Highlight 12/18/12
New Center for Science and Mathematics Education Showcase Achievement 12/18/12