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Centre for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications Edifici C, Campus de Bellaterra (UAB) 08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès (Barcelona) Tel. + 34 93 581 1312 Fax + 34 93 581 4151 contacte@creaf.cat

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Research and technology transfer in Terrestial Ecology

We do research in these four areas: Javier Retana Director

Biodiversity

Functional Ecology and Global Change

Forest Ecology and Wildfires

Landscape environmental analysis and GIS

KEY SCIENCE PROJECTS 2012-2013

BEWATER promotes dialogue and

MEDACC aims at testing innovative

MENFRI is a dialogue and action

GEOVIQUA aims to augment

collaboration between science and society for sustainable water management and adaptation to the impacts of global change in the Mediterranean.

solutions in order to adapt agroforests and urban systems to climate change in the Northern and Southern Mediterranean basin.

platform in forestry, encouraging scientific and technological collaboration within the Mediterranean.

GEOSS Common Infrastructure (GCI) with innovative quality-aware visualisation tools and geo-search capabilities.

Anabel Sánchez

PATENTS

Joan Masó

Enrique Doblas

Diana Pascual

NETWORKS

FACILITIES

Can Balasc

European Long-Term Ecosystem Research Network

SPACE FOR RESEARCH AND DIALOGUE ABOUT NATURE, CITIES AND GLOBAL CHANGE

MIRAMON is a Geographic Informa-

LTER-SPAIN Network is a collaborati-

CAN BALASC is an infrastructure located in the

tion System and Remote Sensing software that allows visualization, query, edition and analysis of raster, vector and Web Map Service layers.

ve effort involving scientists, managers and institutions helping to investigate ecological processes over long temporal and broad spatial scales.

Collserola Natural Park (Barcelona), which aims to become an international benchmark for monitoring and managing the impacts of global change in metropolitan green areas.

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PhD program of Excellence

Funding

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Master’s programs

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Press Impacts

Pep Canadell President of SAP

Josep Peñuelas Synergy Grant

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R&TV

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Maurizio Mencuccini ICREA researcher


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