In June 2015 a training course on hydrological modelling was held in Nova Friburgo. The course was supported by the INTECRAL-project and organized by Rio Rural/INTECRAL partners from the Secretaria de Estado de Agricultura e Pecuária (SEAPEC, Brazil) and the University of Jena (Germany).
Since June 2015, the work package 3 team and the local offices of Emater-Rio and Pesagro-Rio are implementing a pilot rehabilitation measure on a pasture hill in Itaocara, RJ.
INTECRAL Workshop in Teresópolis, Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos
From 12 – 13 March of 2014, the INTECRAL-Workshop was held in Teresópolis, Parque Nacional da Serra dos Órgãos in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro. It provided the opportunity to the INTECRAL project members and interested individuals to get a more detailed overview of the joint activities within the project, the single work packages and the possible linkages between them. German researchers and representatives from SME’s were invited to discuss the activities and expected outcomes with the responsible delegates of the Brazilian partner institutions. The two-day workshop was extended by field trips from March 13th to 16th to the following field study areas: