The project INVASION, entitled “the Challenge of Invasive Plants in Islands: Towards an Integrative Approach for the Conservation of Flora of the Canary Islands” and funded by “Ayudas Fundación BBVA a Equipos de Investigación Científica 2019”, is founded on recent conceptual and analytical advances to face the challenge of improving our knowledge about the processes that determine the phenomenon of plant invasions on islands, and their transfer to management policies and citizen science.
August 3rd –> Website launch.
July 29-30th –> The fieldwork in Gran Canaria started, and the sampling locations were selected.
July 8th –> We started the fieldwork in Tenerife of the project INVASION.
April 28th –>The kickoff meeting of the project INVASION. It was the first meeting among the research members: Brent C. Emerson, Marcelino del Arco-Aguilar, Agustín Naranjo-Cigala, Jairo Patino, y Marcos Salas.