The site "Restingas and Coastal Lagoons from the Northern Fluminense" has been chosen as one of the 12 sites from the Brazilian Long Term Ecological Research (PELD), a program that has been conceived and is financed by the Brazilian National Research Foundation (CNPq).
Scientists from the State of Rio de Janeiro investigate the aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems from the National Park of Restinga de Jurubatiba.
Similar research is develop in 11 Brazilian sites and in other American and European countries. All these sites will be connected via internet, with the aim of facilitate the exchange of information and results obtained.
PELD - Restingas e Lagoas Costeiras do Norte Fluminense