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Downscaled Climate Data Projections for Puerto Rico Now Available


The Caribbean Landscape Conservation Cooperative (CLCC) has just announced the release of downscaled climate data projections (through 2099) for Puerto Rico.  This is a valuable resource, which will allow scientists from many fields to evaluate climate change impacts in their respective … Continue reading

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¿Cómo llega el arroz puertorriqueño a las bandejas de los comedor…


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PRAGWATER now providing daily reference evapotranspiration for St. Thomas, USVI


Daily reference evapotranspiration (ETo) is now available for St. Thomas (USVI) at the following link: Northern Caribbean ETo.  The link also includes ETo data for Puerto Rico, St. Croix (USVI), Hispaniola and Jamaica. Yesterday’s Reference Evapotranspiration St. Thomas, USVI The following links … Continue reading

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FINCA ALZAMORA WEATHER DATA AVAILABLE ONLINE


Today a new weather station was installed in the Finca Alzamora, UPRM campus, Mayaguez Puerto Rico.  Data from the weather station are available from two websites:  WeatherLink  or WeatherUnderground.  The WeatherUnderground site allows you to download archived data in a … Continue reading

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Photos from a Class Field Trip to the Coloso Valley


On April 25, 2014, students from the TMAG 4035 Soil and Water Management course at  UPRM visited the farm of Sr. Patiño in the Coloso Valley near Aguada, PR.  This post includes some of the pictures that were taken during … Continue reading

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Cultivo de Arroz en Puerto Rico: El Renacer de una Empresa Agrícola


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PR remains on SpaceX’s launch radar


PR remains on SpaceX’s launch radar Puerto Rico could still land a planned private rocket launchpad that would give a lift to the lagging local economy and make the island a player in a bold new industry that is starting … Continue reading

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Solar Radiation Data Available for Northern Caribbean Region


Solar radiation data can be downloaded for the Northern Caribbean Region.  Daily, monthly and annual data are available.

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Course to be offered in Microirrigation Systems – UPRM


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Graduate Course to be offered in Applied Remote Sensing – UPRM


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