18 May 2020

Tree planting is not a simple solution

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"Reforestation projects can be an important component of ensuring the well-being of the planet in coming decades, but only if they are tailored to the local socioecological context" - By Karen D. Holl and Pedro H. S. Brancalion.

Pedro Brancalion

Pedro Brancalion

WeForest scientific advisor

Pedro Brancalion is a Professor of Forest Sciences at The University of São Paulo, Brazil and heads the Laboratório de Silvicultura Tropical (LASTROP).  His main research interest is tropical forest restoration in human-modified landscapes. Pedro collaborates with a wide network of national and international researchers.