Forest biodiversity and multifunctionality drive chronic-stress-mediated dynamics in pathogen reservoirs

 

StressChron Framework:

Project code128
AcronymCSAV
RolePartner
Research areaContributing to a more sustainable and animal welfare minded food production
Research topicImproving our understanding of the impact of anthropogenic activities on the health status
of vertebrates in the wild
VertebrateAmphibian, bird, mammal
Species> 20 across vertebrate taxa

 

Abstract:

This study focusses on how forest biodiversity and multifunctionality drive chronic-stress-mediated dynamics in pathogen reservoirs.

 

Project specifics:

Keywords: forest, vertebrate, stress, pathogen

Funding: BOF - GOA (19-Ghent-R-A-006)

Status: on-going

Consortium:

Ghent University, Belgium (Aerts J, Hermans K, Lens L, Martel A, Strubbe D, Verheyen K)

Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Belgium (Aerts J)

 

Output:

None at present