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Park isolation in anthropogenic landscapes: land change and livelihoods at park boundaries in the African Albertine Rift

Published: Nov 14th, 2017

DOWHANIUK, GOLDMAN, RYAN – Park isolation in anthropogenic landscapes: land change and livelihoods at park boundaries in the African Albertine Rift Jonathan Salerno, Colin A. Chapman, Jeremy E. Diem, Nicholas Dowhaniuk, Abraham… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Mapping cross-border policy networks in West Africa

Published: Sep 28th, 2017

Mapping cross-border policy networks in West Africa Speaker: Dr. Olivier Walther Visiting Associate Professor, Center for African Studies, University of Florida Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Management,… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Savanna Vegetation Change in Protected Areas of Southern Africa

Published: Aug 24th, 2017

Savanna Vegetation Change in Protected Areas of Southern Africa Speaker: Mr. Mehmet Ozdes PhD Student, Department of Geography, University of Florida Thursday, August 31, 2017 3:00-3:50 PM (Period 8) Turlington Hall Room… Read More

Using Repeat Photography to Observe Vegetation Change Over Time in Gorongosa National Park

Published: Jun 26th, 2017

HERRERO, SOUTHWORTH, BUNTING, CHILD – Using Repeat Photography to Observe Vegetation Change Over Time in Gorongosa National Park HANNAH V. HERRERO, JANE SOUTHWORTH, ERIN BUNTING, and BRIAN CHILD Article first published… Read More

Cholera in Cameroon, 2000-2012: Spatial and Temporal Analysis at the Operational (Health District) and Sub Climate Levels

Published: Nov 17th, 2016

KRACALIK, MORRIS, BLACKBURN – Cholera in Cameroon, 2000-2012: Spatial and Temporal Analysis at the Operational (Health District) and Sub Climate Levels Moise C. Ngwa, Song Liang, Ian T. Kracalik, Lillian Morris,… Read More

University of Florida and University of Michigan awarded funding to study “land-grab” impacts

Published: Nov 15th, 2016

The Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH) program of the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a grant of $1.6 million to  study the impacts of land transactions… Read More

The hunt for sustainability in African rainforests: bushmeat and hunter-gatherers

Published: Nov 1st, 2016

NOSS – The hunt for sustainability in African rainforests: bushmeat and hunter-gatherers Andrew J. Noss, Daniel J. Ingram Article first published online: NOV 2016 Conservation Biology newsletter, Africa Conservation Telegraph ABSTRACT:… Read More

Study savanna ecosystems, land change in Ethiopia and Florida with Dr. Southworth!

Published: Oct 25th, 2016

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Geography is recruiting a Post-Doctoral Associate positon for Dr. Southworth with her research group to work on (1) time series analysis… Read More

Utilization of the SAVANNA model to analyze future patterns of vegetation cover in Kruger National Park under changing climate

Published: Oct 17th, 2016

BUNTING, SOUTHWORTH – Utilization of the SAVANNA model to analyze future patterns of vegetation cover in Kruger National Park under changing climate Erin L. Bunting, Timothy Fullman, Gregory Kiker, Jane Southworth… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Learning-By-Doing or ‘Experimentalist Governance’ in Wildlife Conservation in Southern Africa

Published: Oct 13th, 2016

Learning-By-Doing or ‘Experimentalist Governance’ in Wildlife Conservation in Southern Africa Speaker: Dr. Brian Child Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Florida Thursday, October 20, 2016 3:00-3:50 PM (Period 8) Turlington… Read More