Central Fluminense Mosaic of Parks and Reserves (Mosaico Central Fluminense) - Brazil

Covers an elevational gradient from 0 to 2,200 m in the Serra dos Órgãos mountain range, with high elevation grasslands (campos de altitude), cloud and lowland rainforests in the Atlantic Forest biome. In the lowlands it includes fragmented landscapes due to deforestation occurred in the last 500 years, with a variety of land uses in the matrix were fragments are inserted. Long term studies and monitoring actions focus on the effects two main factors: effects of climate change and land use. Presents high species richness, embracing a National Park (Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos), a state park (Parque Estadual dos Três Picos), a private reserve (Reserva Ecológica Guapiaçu), and other federal and state protected areas.

Identifier
Source https://deims.org/94107b6f-3b8d-4434-b486-5ae768eaf281
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Metadata Access https://deims.org/api/sites/94107b6f-3b8d-4434-b486-5ae768eaf281
Provenance
Publisher Sistema de Informação sobre a Biodiversidade Brasileira
Contributor DEIMS-SDR Site and Dataset registry deims.org
Publication Year 2016
Rights No conditions apply to access and use; no limitations to public access
OpenAccess true
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Language English
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Discipline Biospheric Sciences; Ecology; Environmental Research; Geosciences; Land Use; Natural Sciences
Spatial Coverage (-42.909W, -22.472S, -42.909E, -22.472N)