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The coffee rust crises in Colombia and Central America (2008-2013): impacts, plausible causes and proposed solutions
Coffee rust is a leaf disease caused by the fungus, Hemileia vastatrix. Coffee rust epidemics, with intensities higher than previously observed, have affected a number of countries including: Colombia, from 2008 to 2011; ...
Impacto del cambio climático en plantaciones forestales en Centroamérica
Se buscó evaluar el impacto del cambio climático sobre la distribución potencial de plantaciones de Tectona grandis, Gmelina arborea, Pinus caribea, Swietenia macrophylla y Vochysia guatemalensis en Centroamérica. Mediante ...
Ecosystem-based adaptation for smallholder farmers : definitions, opportunities and constraints
Despite the growing interest in Ecosystem-based Adaptation, there has been little discussion of how this approach could be used to help smallholder farmers adapt to climate change, while ensuring the continued provision ...
A methodological proposal for the evaluation of farmer's adaptation to climate variability, mainly due to drought in watersheds in Central America
The current study shows the process and the results of a methodology proposed to contribute with the issue of how to evaluate the adaptation to climate variability and future climate change. The proposed methodology consists ...