Seminar of Department of Botany and Centre of Excellence EcolChange
Speaker: Leonardo Magalhães is a Brazilian doctorate student and is currently visiting the macroecology team of the Department of Botany
Title of the talk: Amazonian biodiversity linked to past and current human influence
Time: Thursday, 24. May 2018 at 15.15
Place: Tartu, Lai 40-218 (Vaga auditorium)
Humans have emerged as a global force that is transforming the ecology of an entire planet. It is no longer possible to understand, predict, or successfully study ecology without understanding human effects over the long term. Amazonian diversity is now in the focus of a hot debate about human influence.