Meet the BIOTA FAPESP program, our research and development
The Research Program on the Characterization, Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity,  BIOTA-FAPESP, THE VIRTUAL INSTITUTE OF BIODIVERSITY, is an outcome of the State of São Paulo scientific community articulation over the premises advocated by the CONVENTION ON BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, coupled on ECO-92 and ratified by the Brazilian National Congress in 1994.
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IDENTIFYING MAPPING ANALYzING The  AMAZING BRAZILIAN BIODIVERSIty
in addition to evaluating the possibilities of sustainable exploitation of plants or animals with economic potential and supporting policy making for forest remnants conservation.

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Find below the updates on our research projects, publications and other topics of interest.
The OfFicial BIOTA/FAPESP JOURNAL
BIOTA NEOTROPICA

The BIOTA/FAPESP journal embraces original research results (from the program or not) which address the thematic characterization, conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.

Atlas
SINBIOTA 2.1

The Biota’s Environmental Information System integrates information provided by researchers from the Biota/FAPESP Program and overlaps it to a high quality digital cartographic base.

meet the biota/fapesp Program
partners & programs
BIOTA has several national and international partners. In addition, we are part of two important FAPESP scientific development programs: BIOEN and FAPESP CLIMATE CHANGE.
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