About the Author

An expert on tropical forests, especially in Latin America,. Hartshorn has authored or co-authored 250 scientific publications and technical reports. Tropical plant taxonomists have honored Hartshorn by naming three new tree species for him. Hartshorn was recently named a Fulbright Scholar for a Distinguished Chair in Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Development at the National University of Colombia in 2014.

Gary S. Hartshorn Newsletters

Fellowship Years: 1978 – 1982 Fellowship Area(s): South America, Indonesia El Salvador: An Ecological Disaster Improved Utilization of Tropical Forests New Ecological Perspectives on the Management of Tropical Forests Untitled Travels in Bolivia Travels and Impressions of the Tropical Far East Are Tropical Forests Sources or Sinks of Carbon