Posts tagged with: "Elizabeth Anderson"

Hydropower development alters the Amazon, researchers find

Hydropower development alters the Amazon, researchers find

The Andean Amazon is being rapidly altered by a wave of hydropower development and the consequences have been underestimated, according […]

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Agoyan dam in Ecuador
Photo by Elizabeth Anderson

Cultural costs of building dams

People must be a consideration when building dams, according to FIU researchers. The world’s tropical regions are in the midst […]

Tropics at a crossroads: FIU addresses changing planet through research, partnerships and policy

Tropics at a crossroads: FIU addresses changing planet through research, partnerships and policy

The greatest concentration of biodiversity occurs in the tropics, especially in rainforests and coral reefs. Biodiversity is the diversity of […]

Maldonado (far right) meets with Zoo Miami officials during his trip to FIU.

Environmental conservation efforts in the Andean Amazon prove fruitful

Nearly one year ago, FIU embarked on an international effort to support environmental conservation efforts in the Andean Amazon region […]

Conservation ecologist puts focus on water resources management in Latin America

Conservation ecologist puts focus on water resources management in Latin America

Elizabeth Anderson, director of international research programs for the School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS), recently participated in the […]

FIU partners with Colombian universities for environmental conservation in the Andean Amazon

FIU partners with Colombian universities for environmental conservation in the Andean Amazon

FIU has been tapped by the federal government to support environmental conservation efforts in the Andean Amazon region of South […]

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Global Water for Sustainability: Delivering clean water solutions around the world

Global Water for Sustainability: Delivering clean water solutions around the world

Every year, tourists flock to the Mara River to witness what has been described as one of the greatest spectacles […]

GLOWS conference highlights successes, opportunities

GLOWS conference highlights successes, opportunities

FIU’s Global Water for Sustainability Program (GLOWS), which is helping to bring access to clean water and improved sanitation to […]