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Plant diversity and performance in relation to climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro: communities, species, populations, ecological genetics (D-A-CH/LAE)

English title Plant diversity and performance in relation to climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro: communities, species, populations, ecological genetics (D-A-CH/LAE)
Applicant Fischer Markus
Number 131196
Funding scheme Project funding (Div. I-III)
Research institution Institut für Pflanzenwissenschaften Universität Bern
Institution of higher education University of Berne - BE
Main discipline Ecology
Start/End 01.08.2010 - 31.10.2013
Approved amount 391'234.00
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Responsible applicant and co-applicants

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Collaboration

Group / person Country
Types of collaboration
University of Daressalaam Tanzania (Africa)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Research Infrastructure
National Herbarium, Arusha Tanzania (Africa)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Exchange of personnel
University of Würzburg Germany (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Research Infrastructure
University of Bayreuth Germany (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
- Research Infrastructure

Scientific events

Active participation

Title Type of contribution Title of article or contribution Date Place Persons involved
Conference of the German society for tropical ecology Talk given at a conference Selective logging in Mount Kilimanjaro's montane forest; community structure and spatial patterns 25.02.2014 Freising, Germany Rutten Gemma;
Colloquium of Ecology and Conservation Biology. Marburg, Germany Individual talk Plant performance in relation to elevation and land-use at Mt. Kilimanjaro: Communities and Species 04.12.2013 Marburg, Germany Ensslin Andreas;
Workshop Conservation Biology for the 21th Century Poster Adaptation of tropical mountain plants to their altitude: A multi-species transplant experiment at Mt. Kilimanjaro 05.09.2013 Fribourg, Switzerland Rutten Gemma; Ensslin Andreas; Hemp Andreas;
50th anniversary meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC) & Africa Section of the Society for Conservation Biology Talk given at a conference Standing biomass in relation to altitude and disturbance at Mt. Kilimanjaro 23.06.2013 San José, Costa Rica Ensslin Andreas; Hemp Andreas; Rutten Gemma;
50th anniversary meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC) & Africa Section of the Society for Conservation Biology Talk given at a conference Plant-soil feedback mediated by different soil biota in savanna tree species in Tanzania. 23.06.2013 San José, Costa Rica Hemp Andreas; Rutten Gemma; Ensslin Andreas;
Invited Capibara Talk Speaker Individual talk Plant soil feedbacks in savanna trees; Negative feedback and beneficial biota. 19.06.2013 Barro Colorado island, Panama Rutten Gemma;
Plant population biology Talk given at a conference Adaptation of tropical mountain plants to Altitude: a multi- species transplant experiment at mount Kililimanjaro, Tanzania. 09.05.2013 Tartu, Estonia Rutten Gemma; Ensslin Andreas; Hemp Andreas;
Seminar of Biodiversity Research and Botany and Plant Ecology and Conservation Biology Individual talk Adaptation of tropical mountain plants to their altitude: A multi-species transplant experiment at Mt. Kilimanjaro 24.04.2013 Potsdam, Germany Ensslin Andreas; Hemp Andreas;
Conference of the German society for tropical ecology Talk given at a conference Adaptation of tropical mountain plants to Altitude: a multi- species transplant experiment at mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. 02.04.2013 Vienna, Austria Hemp Andreas; Ensslin Andreas;
Conference of the German society for tropical ecology Talk given at a conference Plant soil feedback in four dominant Savanna tree species in East Africa. 02.04.2013 Vienna, Austria Hemp Andreas; Rutten Gemma;
8TH TAWIRI Scientific Conference Talk given at a conference Plant diversity and performance in relation to Climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro 06.12.2011 Arusha, Tanzania Hemp Andreas;
Summer school “Terrestrial Ecosystems in a Changing World” Poster Plant diversity and performance in relation to Climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro: communities, species, populations and genetics. 24.06.2011 Mürren, Switzerland, Switzerland Rutten Gemma; Ensslin Andreas;
48th Annual Meeting of the Association of Tropical Biology and Conservation Poster Plant diversity and performance in relation to climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro 12.06.2011 Arusha, Tanzania Hemp Andreas; Rutten Gemma; Ensslin Andreas;
Colloquium of the Institute of Plant Sciences, University of Bern Individual talk Plant diversity and performance in relation to Climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro: communities, species, populations and genetics. 31.05.2011 Bern, Switzerland, Switzerland Ensslin Andreas;
Meeting of the Kilimanjaro Project Talk given at a conference Plant diversity and performance in relation to Climate and land use on Mt. Kilimanjaro: communities, species, populations and genetics 06.12.2010 Moshi, Tanzania, Tanzania Ensslin Andreas; Renner Marion Elisabeth; Rutten Gemma; Hemp Andreas;


Self-organised

Title Date Place
Meeting of the Kilimanjaro Project 03.10.2011 Moshi, Tanzania, Tanzania

Associated projects

Number Title Start Funding scheme
148303 SP4: Plant diversity and performance in relation to climate and land use: communities, species, populations, ecological genetics 01.01.2014 Project funding (Div. I-III)

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