ABOUT US

The Biodiversity Research Consortium Brazil-Norway (BRC) was established in 2013. Uniting five Brazilian and Norwegian institutions, the main aim of the cooperation is to develop environmental research in the eastern Brazilian Amazon.

LOCALIZATION

OSLO - NORWAY

Coordinator: Rafael Assis

Natural History Museum

rafaell@nhm.uio.no

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Interested on BRC? Send us an email: info@brcbn.com

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Recent study at BRC shows that land-use change favors mainly emergent and amphibious species of aquatic plants

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The article, published in the scientific journal Ecological Indicators, suggest that different aspects of  macrophyte communities should be considered when creating indexes for environmental integrity.

Results are highly relevant for management decisions regarding the preservation of Amazonian freshwater ecosystems

Access the article by clicking in the figure (left)

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