Field Trips



Field trip options include:

1) The Coastal Research Center “La Mancha”: this is one of the ground-breaking Institutes in performing research of Coastal Ecosystems in México. Research in Forest Ecology, Natural Resources Management, Biodiversity, and Ecology and Management of Coastal Ecosystems is performed in the research center (

2) The Forest Research Station “El Palmar”, which has a wide collection of trials and experiments of tropical trees plantations, and represents perhaps the most complete experimental station of tropical tree species in Mexico.

3) The Ecological Reserve “Santa Getrudis”. This is a private owned property, which recently opened its 900 ha of tropical forest to researchers from the University of Veracruz and other Institutions, to perform research, conservation, and educational activities.

More details for NAFEW 2015 field trips coming soon……