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Environmental characterization of wild sand fly reservoirs in the municipality of Teodoro Sampaio

Grant number: 14/03006-2
Support Opportunities:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): April 01, 2014
Effective date (End): March 31, 2015
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Geography
Principal Investigator:Raul Borges Guimarães
Grantee:Mateus Fachin Pedroso
Host Institution: Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Presidente Prudente. Presidente Prudente , SP, Brazil
Associated research grant:12/23959-9 - Mapping and analysis of territory of sugarcane agrohidrobusiness in the Pontal do Paranapanema region - São Paulo State - Brazil labor relations, conflict and land and water use and environmental health, AP.BIOEN.TEM


This research is related to the thematic project entitled "Mapping and analysis of agrohidrobusiness territory of sugarcane in the Pontal do Paranapanema Region - São Paulo State - Brazil: labor relations, conflict and land and water use and environmental health Labor relation, conflict and land and water use and environmental health." The objective is to evaluate the impact of the expansion of the cultivation of sugar cane on the border of the conservation areas, which has vectors of infectious diseases, such as leishmaniasis. It is intended to investigate the sandfly fauna existing in the interior and border of the Morro do Diabo (PEMD) State Park, municipality of Teodoro Sampaio, and it correlates with environmental factors. To capture the phlebotomines will be used traps CDC and a Shannon. To correlate the data on sand flies with environmental aspects will be used geoprocessing techniques, system geographically and statistical information. (AU)

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