To inform society on the invasive plants occurring in Portugal
Coordinator - Hélia Marchante
Programme - Ciência Viva - Apoio a Iniciativas de Promoção da Cultura Científica e Tecnológica
Execution dates - 2007-03-01 - 2008-06-30 (16 Months)
Funding Entity - Ciência Viva - Agência Nacional para a Cultura Científica e Tecnológica
Total Funding - 37 800 €
Proponent Institution - Centre for Functional Ecology - University of Coimbra
Participating Institutions
Centre for Functional Ecology - University of Coimbra

The main aim of this project is to increase public awareness about alien invasive species in Portugal. This involves two main actions: 1. The preparation of one kit about invasive plants in Portugal. It will be distributed in schools and other public sectors. 2. Scientific work fields


 


Main outputs:


Marchante, E., Freitas, H. & Marchante, H. 2008. Guia prático para a identificação de Plantas Invasoras de Portugal Continental. Coimbra. Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra. 183 pp.


Collection of bookmarkers about Invasive Plants of Portugal (in Portuguese)


Marchante, E., Freitas, H. & Marchante, H. 2008. Plantas Invasoras em Portugal - Postcard book to paint about Invasive Plants of Portugal (in Portuguese)


Two Scientific work fields about control of invasive plant species.