Evaluation of ecosystem services in Azorean agroecosystems with different types of management
- NameAlejandra Ros Prieto
- Entity hostGrupo da Biodiversidade dos Açores/Centro de Ecologia, Evolução e Alterações Ambientais (GBA/cE3c)
- University awarding the degreeUniversity of the Azores
- To identify and map High Nature Value farmlands (HNVfs) in the Azorean Islands;
- To characterize and compare traditional (intensive managed pastures) and biological pastures (organic pastures) in terms of taxonomic and functional diversity and Ecosystem Services (ESs);
- To characterize and compare different types of pasture edges (ornamental exotic plants or native trees) in terms of taxonomic composition, diversity indexes, and ESs.