Harvesting Brazil Nuts and Timber in the Peruvian Amazon
It's a controversial question - can selective logging coexist with Brazil nut harvesting? As part of their livelihoods, many of Peru's Brazil nut concession holders currently do both, but it's not yet know what effect timber harvesting is having on Brazil nut production. To find out, CIFOR researchers and local university students are working in Madre de Dios alongside harvesters in the concessions, measuring nut production and logging impacts.
24 June 2013, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Headquarters, Washington D.C.,...
19 June 2013 - 21 June 2013, JW Marriott Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia
23 June 2013 - 27 June 2013, San José, Costa Rica