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Alfonso Alonso

Managing Director, Cons. and Sust. Programs / Center for Conservation and Sustainability

Research Focus

Alfonso does everything from planning project budgets to writing and reviewing scientific papers and educational materials on biodiversity assessment and monitoring to developing and carrying out strategies and designs for vegetation and invertebrate sampling protocols.

Most Recent Publications

Anderson-Teixeira, Kristina, Davies, Stuart James, Bennett, Amy C., Gonzalez-Akre, Erika, Muller-Landau, Helene C., Wright, S. Joseph, Abu Salim, Kamariah, Almeyda Zambrano, Angélica M., Alonso, Alfonso, Baltzer, Jennifer L., Basset, Yves, Bourg, Norman A., Broadbent, Eben N., Brockelman, Warren Y., Bunyavejchewin, Sarayudh, Burslem, David F. R. P., Butt, Nathalie, Cao, Min, Cardenas, Dairon, Chuyong, George B., Clay, Keith, Cordell, Susan, Dattaraja, Handanakere S., Deng, Xiaobao, Detto, Matteo, et al. CTFS-ForestGEO: a worldwide network monitoring forests in an era of global change, Global Change Biology, 21 (2) 528-549. 2015.

Higgins, Mark A., Asner, Gregory P., Anderson, Christopher B., Martin, Roberta E., Knapp, David E., Tupayachi, Raul, Perez, Eneas, Elespuru, Nydia and Alonso, Alfonso. Regional-Scale Drivers of Forest Structure and Function in Northwestern Amazonia, Plos One, 10 (3) -. 2015.

Sahley, Catherine Teresa, Cervantes, Klauss, Pacheco, Victor, Salas, Edith, Paredes, Diego and Alonso, Alfonso. Diet of a sigmodontine rodent assemblage in a Peruvian montane forest, Journal of mammalogy, . 2015.

Alonso, Alfonso, Dallmeier, Francisco, Korte, Lisa and Vanthomme, Hadrien. The Gabon Biodiversity Program: A Conservation Research Collaboration, Africa Today, 61 (1) 3-15. 2014.

Eggert, L. S., Buij, R., Lee, M. E., Campbell, P., Dallmeier, Francisco, Fleischer, Robert C., Alonso, Alfonso and Maldonado, Jesús E. Using Genetic Profiles of African Forest Elephants to Infer Population Structure, Movements, and Habitat Use in a Conservation and Development Landscape in Gabon, Conservation Biology, 28 (1) 107-118. 2014.

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