Sustainability Science Program

Angélica Almeyda Zambrano

Angélica Almeyda Zambrano

Period at SSP: Fall 2011 - Spring 2012
Appointment title at SSP: Giorgio Ruffolo Doctoral Fellow in Sustainability Science
Research project title at SSP: Road Infrastructure Development and Deforestation in Southwest Amazonia: A Tri-National Frontier Study
Faculty host at SSP: William Clark and Theodore C. Bestor
Final SSP progress report on file: Progress report
Most recent institutional appointment on file: University of Alabama, Department of Geography
Most recent email on file:
Most recent website on file: Website
Most recent CV on file: CV
This entry last updated on: January 15, 2015



Broadbent, E. N., A. M. Almeyda Zambrano, G. P. Asner, C. B. Field, B. E. Rosenheim, T. Kennedy-Bowdoin, D. Knapp, D. Burke, C. Giardina, and S. Cordell. 2014. Linking rainforest ecophysiology and microclimate through fusion of airborne LiDAR and hyperspectral imagery. Ecosphere 5(5):57.

Broadbent, Eben N., Angélica M. Almeyda Zambrano, Gregory P. Asner, Marlene Soriano, Christopher B. Field, Harrison Ramos de Souza, Marielos Peña-Claros, Rachel I. Adams, Rodolfo Dirzo, Larry Giles. 2014. Integrating stand and soil properties to understand foliar nutrient dynamics during forest succession following slash-and-burn agriculture in the bolivian amazon. PloS ONE 9(2): e86042.

Chávez, Andrea B., Eben N. Broadbent, Angélica M. Almeyda Zambrano. 2014. Smallholder policy adoption and land cover change in the southeastern Peruvian Amazon: A twenty-year perspective. Applied Geography 53: 223-233, doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2014.06.017.


Almeyda Zambrano, Angélica M. 2012. The Political Ecology of Land Conversion in the Tri-National Border of Southwest Amazonia. PhD dissertation, Anthropology Department, Stanford University.

Broadbent EN, Almeyda Zambrano AM, Dirzo R, Durham WH, Driscoll L, Gallagher P, Salters R, Schultz J, Colmenares A. 2012. The effect of land use change and ecotourism on biodiversity: a study of Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, from 1985-2008. Landscape Ecology 27:731-744.