El Nisperal: Biodiversity Inventories & Publications

El Nisperal conserves and promotes biodiversity through reforestation and habitat protecion, provides environmental and ecological education, produces publications, and conducts research. Below is biodiversity data and publications that can be freely downloaded.

Biodiversity Conservation, Promotion, and Study. Current reserve inventories (in Excel):
 
        Birds of El Nisperal

Mammals of El Nisperal

Reptiles and Amphibians of El Nisperal

Trees of El Nisperal

     Tom Will's Checklist of Nicaraguan birds
 
Publications: Available for downloading: (in PDF format):

Una Guía para Promover el Manejo de Plagas más Seguro y más Eficaz con los Pequeños Agricultores (2003) (Sally Gladstone & Allan J. Hruska) (2 MB)

Guidelines for Promoting Safer and More Effective Pest Management with Small Holder Farmers (2003) (Sally Gladstone & Allan J. Hruska) (2 MB)

Eficacia del farnesol y de un extracto de semilla de ayote como repelentes de Atta mexicana (Manejo Integrado de Plagas y Agroecología (Costa Rica) No. 68 p.89-91, 2003)

Evaluation of the Synthetic Chemical Insecticides Recommended in the Nicaraguan Marketplace for the Control of Leaf-Cutter Ants (Sally Gladstone)

Evaluación de los Insecticidas Químicos Sintéticos Recomendados en el Ambito Comercial de Nicaragua para el Manejo de Hormigas Cortadoras de Hojas (Sally Gladstone)

Contaminación por Plagucidas en El Gulfo de Fonseca (Sally Gladstone, 2002)

The Impact of Training in Integrated Pest Management among Nicaraguan Maize Farmers: Increased Net Returns and Reduced Health Risk (Int J Occup Environ Health 8:191-200 (Allan J. Hruska & Marianela Corriols, 2002)

Epidemic Roller Coaster: Maize Stunt Disease in Nicaragua (Allan J. Hruska, Sally Gladstone & Rafael Obando, American Entomologist 42:248-252 (1996)

Government Pesticide Policy in Nicaragua 1985-89 (Global Pesticide Monitor 1(2):3-5 (Allan J. Hruska, 1990)

Emerging issues in IPM technology transfer for resource-poor farmers. (Allan J. Hruska, 1994)

Manejo Integrado de Plagas y Producción Orgánica en Nicaragua: Éxito en el Campo (Allan J. Hruska & Alejandro Uriza, 2001) (folleto)

NicaSalud & Umoyo Network: Lessons Learned from Establishing & Managing Health Networks in Nicaragua and Malawi (Allan J. Hruska & Carrie Osborne, 2004)

El SIDA en Malawi y Nicaragua (Allan J. Hruska, La Prensa 1 de diciembre del 2002)

The Global Fund's principal recipients...or neglected partners (Allan J. Hruska, The Lancet 364:918-920, September 11, 2004)

Guía Ilustrada para Identificación de Especies de Zompopos (Atta spp. y Acromyrmex spp.) (Harold Argüello & Sarah M. Gladstone, 2001): portada , parte I, (6 MB) parte II, (6 MB) página 15 , página 16,

Obama candidacy moves nation a long way from tension of racial past (Allan J. Hruska, Detroit Free Prees Opinion, July 17, 2008).

Environmental and Ecological Education
 
Research