José Aldo A. Pereira

José Aldo A. Pereira
Universidade Federal de Lavras (UFLA) | UFLA · Departamento de Ciências Florestais

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A carência de informações sobre a propagação de espécies nativas é uma das principais justificativas para o não atendimento à legislação vigente ou para a utilização de espécies exóticas, em ambientes campestres após a realização de atividades econômicas, que exigem a recuperação da área degradada. O presente trabalho apresenta uma revisão comparat...
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A distribuição espacial das espécies vegetais no topsoil antes da mineração é ferramenta importante e pode fundamentar atividades de recuperação de áreas mineradas. Neste trabalho foi realizada uma análise da distribuição espacial de quatro espécies com abordagem sobre a dinâmica da regeneração em ambientes campestres. Amostras da camada superficia...
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Landscapes are formed by physical elements of material order and abstract elements of immaterial order, so their management and planning should consider these two aspects. Aiming to understand the landscapes of Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais State, the appropriation by the actors who work in the landscape was identified and classified, and also its dynam...
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Urban afforestation produces a great enhancement in the flora of cities, but if improperly implanted they generate disturbances, especially if the implanted species are not adapted to electric energy networks The objective of this paper was to carry out a qualitative-quantitative survey on urban afforestation through the interconnection with the el...
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The present study aimed to evaluate the functional expression of tree sinusiae in three sectors of a forest fragment in relation to different land use histories. The study recorded the number of individuals, number of individuals with multiple stems and number of tillers, calculated the percentages of tillered individuals and species, and then clas...
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Understanding the complex interaction among landscape elements can improve the management of environmental conservation and anthropic activities. The aim of the present study was to develop a methodology that assists in the planning and management, harmonizing the conservation of natural areas with anthropic activities in the city of Ouro Preto (st...
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The landscape is dynamic, possessing a complex nature, with tangible and intangible dimensions, presenting a continuous evolutionary process. In this research, when the need for examples, the notorious case of the city of Ouro Preto was used. Initially a research was carried out on the origins of the word landscape and how it is understood. After t...
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The viability of propagules during topsoil stockpiling is a limiting factor in ecological restoration projects and little is known about the species distributed in the campos de altitude. This work was carried out to investigate the viability of propagules present in the topsoil under campos de altitude vegetation, stockpiled for up to 12 months af...
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O objetivo deste trabalho foi realizar um levantamento das principais espécies provenientes de propágulos na camada superficial do solo sobre minas de bauxita, em “Campos de Altitude de Mata Atlântica”, como forma de sugerir espécies potenciais para recuperação de áreas degradadas. Foram realizadas amostragens dos cinco primeiros centímetros de sub...
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Habitat fragmentation due to increasing human activity in natural areas is a major threat to biodiversity conservation. Fragmented landscapes have subdivided the original matrix, causing the isolation of natural habitats. Connectivity can be expanded in anthropized landscapes by implementing ecological corridors, facilitating the maintenance of wil...
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Studies on mammal diversity provide the essential groundwork for the development of conservation methods and practices. The region of the Poços de Caldas Plateau is lacks such studies, which may be a problem for future conservation actions. Here, we analyze the richness of medium-sized and large mammals from Atlantic Forest remnants on the Poços de...
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The objective of this study was to assess the contribution of the Brazilian scientific community to knowledge generation concerning Brazilian protected areas and to identify research groups focused on the public use of such areas. A systematic search was performed in the database of the Research Groups Directory of the National Council for Scientif...
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O manejo entre árvores e redes elétricas é de grande interesse, pois lida com benefícios inegáveis à população e ao meio ambiente. Sendo assim, este trabalho avaliou de forma quali-quantitativa o inventário-censo de árvores conflituosas com a rede elétrica da Região Oeste de Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais. Verificou-se que das 10.337 árvores que ocup...
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The management of trees and networks is of great interest, bringing uncounted benefits to the population and environment. So, this study evaluated quali-quantitatively the inventory-census of conflicting trees with the electric grid in Belo Horizonte Western Region, Minas Gerais State, Brazil. In the 10,337 trees potentially located in conflicting...
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Forest fragmentation is one of the main causes of biodiversity loss, directly affecting the ecological processes. This study aimed to evaluate tree diversity, structure, and composition parameters in three sectors of a forest fragment with distinct disturbance records. The arboreal vegetation was evaluated in twenty-four 10 × 10 m plots, sampling a...
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This work aimed to present a partial diagnosis of street tree under power grid in five cities in the West Region of Minas Gerais, which had more power outages because of conflicts with trees. We identified 186 trees, belonging to 17 species of exotic origin and 30 species of native origin. The most frequent species were Poincianella pluviosa (30.43...
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Forest fragmentation is one of the main causes of biodiversity loss, directly affecting the ecological processes. This study aimed to evaluate tree diversity, structure, and composition parameters in three sectors of a forest fragment with distinct disturbance records. The arboreal vegetation was evaluated in twenty-four 10 × 10 m plots, sampling a...
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RESUMO O manejo de árvores em áreas urbanas é uma atividade complexa, em que os vários elementos da cidade devem ser levados em consideração. A compatibilidade das árvores com a rede elétrica é um dos grandes desafios dos gestores públicos e os serviços de poda são os mais onerosos na manutenção dos indivíduos arbóreos. Assim, o presente trabalho t...
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O manejo de árvores em áreas urbanas é uma atividade complexa, em que os vários elementos da cidade devem ser levados em consideração. A compatibilidade das árvores com a rede elétrica é um dos grandes desafios dos gestores públicos e os serviços de poda são os mais onerosos na manutenção dos indivíduos arbóreos. Assim, o presente trabalho teve com...
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This work aims at making a partial diagnosis of street tree in the electricity distribution network in the state of Minas Gerais, based on the ranking of cities with the largest number of power outages related to conflicts with tree species. In this perspective, 80 circuits in 35 cities of Minas Gerais were covered, which showed the highest levels...
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Objetivou-se, neste trabalho, avaliar o estado de conservação atual da paisagem na região de Ouro Preto, Ouro Branco e Mariana, MG, correspondendo à áreas situadas no alto das bacias dos rios das Velhas, do Carmo, Gualaxo do Sul e ribeirão da Colônia. A região possui diferentes Unidades de Conservação (UCs), localizadas no domínio fitogeográfico da...
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O objetivo desta pesquisa é descrever aspectos que envolvem as organizações que buscam alcançar a eficiência ambiental de suas atividades. Utilizou-se da contabilidade ambiental como metodologia de promoção do desenvolvimento sustentável baseando-se no tripé da igualdade social, da viabilidade econômica e da assistência ambiental, colunas da susten...
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The loss in forest area due to human occupancy is not the only threat to the remaining biodiversity: forest fragments are susceptible to additional human impact. Our aim was to investigate the effect of human impact on tree community features (species composition and abundance, and structural descriptors) and check if there was a decrease in the nu...
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ABSTRACT: The aim of this study was to rescue the history of hotspots in the state of Minas Gerais during the years of 1999 to 2009 for an exploratory data analysis. Through temporal analysis, we proceeded an analysis of the months and years where foci have been more frequent and of the critical period of occurrence of hotspots. The analysis consid...
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In the area of abrangency of the brazilian semiarid, is located the north of Minas Gerais state, na área of transition between the Caatinga and Cerrado biomes. In this region is observed distinct phitophisiognomies, basically making it a mosaic, with the occurrency of a wide variety of vegetal formations, such as the Restricted Sense Cerrado, Seaso...
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RESUMO Os métodos de classificação na descrição e análise da vegetação são muito úteis para o conhecimento geral de determinada área a ser estudada, pois permite verificar padrões e inter-relações entre comunidades vegetais que visualmente seria impossível predizer. A vegetação, devido ao seu grau de importância ambiental, é o foco de vários trabal...
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Resumo: O objetivo deste trabalho foi avaliar, por meio da frequência espacial, os focos de calor registrados entre os anos de 1999 a 2009, nas Unidades de Conservação (UC's) na categoria de Proteção Integral, mais críticas em relação à frequência em Minas Gerais. A análise foi estratificada por UC's, utilizando os focos de calor detectados via ima...
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This study aimed to evaluate the physical quality of a watercourse located in Plateau of Poços de Caldas (MG) before, during and after bauxite mining. Therefore, we analyzed some physical parameters that reflect the water quality of the Rio Taquari, in three months before, during (April, July and September 2006), and after two years of mining. Samp...
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This study aimed to determine how the richness and composition of ant species behaves with changes in the recovery process of a gully erosion. The study area has 0.9 hectares subdivided into three sections called sector: "A", "B" and "C". For the definition of the sectors, erosive and natural restoring were taken as the base level of activity. Four...
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One of the main factors to be considered in urban forestry management projects is the compatibility between trees and power grids, and the choice of tree species is critical. The Municipality is responsible for urban green areas and, in this case, partnerships are necessary with institutions that can encourage the planting of good quality seedlings...
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of Ripley's K function to determine the spatial pattern of burned areas, which occurred in six Conservation Units from September 3 to October 5, 2008. The study area is located in the north of Minas Gerais state, Brazil, and measures a total of 936,901 ha. A cartographic data base was used for the spati...
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Mining contributes to the life quality of contemporary society, but can generate significant impacts, these being mitigated due to environmental controls adopted. This study aimed to characterize soil physical properties in high-altitude areas affected by bauxite mining, and to edaphic factors responses to restoration techniques used to recover min...
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This work verified the possible correlations among the variations of the strucuture, species diversity and variations of the substrate in a tree compartment in a continuum of Gallery Forest/Savana stricto sensu in Itumirim, southern of Minas Gerais. The soils of the areas of Gallery Forest, Transition Forest and Savana stricto sensu presented mediu...
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This work analyzed and compared three methods of environmental recovery in bauxite mining commonly used in Poços de Caldas Plateau, MG, by means of recovery costs and ecological benefits. Earnings and costs data of environmental recovery activities were obtained for the areas that belonged to the Companhia Geral de Minas – CGM, on properties sited...
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3 RESUMO: A necessidade energética do Brasil, tendo em vista o crescimento econômico e a ampliação da industrialização, constitui uma prioridade. A implantação de novos empreendimentos de geração de energia é uma possibilidade em função da grande quantidade de rios que apresentam alto potencial para a construção de empreendimentos hidrelétricos, en...
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This study describes the main Brazilian environmental policy instruments, discussing the main points that facilitate or hamper their effectiveness. For this, we carried search out a qualitative exploratory. The main flaw of the effectiveness of these instruments of environmental policy in Brazil is the lack of a clear understanding of the environme...
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http://dx.doi.org/10.5902/198050985729O objetivo deste trabalho foi analisar padrões alométricos e feições arquiteturais de Copaifera langsdorffii em diferentes fisionomias de uma região de tensão ecológica. As fisionomias de floresta, corredor, cerrado e cerrado rupestre foram estudadas nos municípios de Lavras e Carrancas, sul de Minas Gerais, Br...
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This work was conducted with the purpose of validating the hotspots utilized in fire monitoring. The burnt areas observed in six conservation units situated in north of the State of Minas Gerais were mapped in the period of September 3rd to October 5th, 2008, using semi-automatic segmentation of LandSat 5 TM images. A total of 190 burnt areas were...
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Resumo: O objetivo deste trabalho foi avaliar, por meio da frequência temporal, os focos de calor registrados entre os anos de 1999 a 2009, no estado de Minas Gerais. Através da análise temporal verificou-se o período crítico de ocorrência de incêndios em áreas naturais. A análise estratificada por regiões e estudos de correlação entre os dados cli...
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This study examined allometric patterns and architectural features of Copaifera langsdorffii, in different physiognomies in a region of ecological tension. The forest, corridor, ‘cerrado’, and rocky cerrado physiognomies were studied in the districts of Lavras and Carrancas, south of Minas Gerais state, Brazil. The relationships between stem diamet...
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The intensive use of mineral resources brings along significant changes to the environment. The mining sector is essential for world economics, as long as it is operated on a basis that is technically coherent, socially fair and environmentally correct. This study aimed to characterize the bauxite mining of the Poços de Caldas plateau, MG, investig...
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Foi realizado o levantamento da comunidade arbórea de uma floresta tropical superomontana, situada na Serra de São Domingos, no planalto de Poços de Caldas, Minas Gerais, Brasil (altitude de 1.200 m a 1.575 m; 21°46'25"S, 46'24"10"W), com o objetivo de avaliar as variações estruturais e variáveis ambientais relacionadas. Foram analisados aspectos d...
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The Permanent Preservation Area (PPA), the main protected area established by law in Brazil, was established by the Forest Code (Law 4771) in 1965. Due to their ecological importance and provision of environmental goods and services to humans, the PPAs are recognized for their technical functions as areas that should be preserved. Many of these dif...
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This work aimed to identify and evaluate the structure of regenerating species in a gully of Itumirim, MG (21º16'S and 44º50'W) and to verify the infl uence of edaphic factors on the distribution and occurrence of species. The gully in question covers an area of 0.9 ha and was divided into three sections, namely 'A', 'B' and 'C' arms. For the struc...
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Purpose] This study examined the effects of six weeks strength training with elastic bands on different measures of strength manifestations, fatigue and functionality of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. [Subjects] Sixteen MS patients (average age 44 years; range 33–56) with a diagnosis confirmed by a neurologist volunteered as subjects. They had m...
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This work aimed to identify and evaluate the structure of regenerating species in a gully of Itumirim, MG (21°16'S and 44°50'W) and to verify the infl uence of edaphic factors on the distribution and occurrence of species. The gully in question covers an area of 0.9 ha and was divided into three sections, namely 'A', 'B' and 'C' arms. For the struc...
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This study constructed a fire risk map for the Serra de São Domingos Municipal Park (SSDMP), southern Minas Gerais Sate, Brazil, which harbors Atlantic Forest remnants and endangered species. Geo-processing techniques were used for producing a preliminary risk map for altimetry (a), land slope (e), slope orientation (d), land-use/cover (u) and infl...
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No presente trabalho é descrita a adaptação para o português brasileiro do Questionário de Formação Ambiental (QFA), que permite a avaliação da Formação Ambiental de estudantes universitários. Após ter sido traduzido e retrovertido com a ajuda de um professor perito, o QFA foi administrado a duas amostras: uma de estudantes universitários (N=166) e...
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A survey of the tree community of a ombrophilous upper montane forest, situated in Poços de Caldas, Brazil (1200-1575 m of altitude; 21°46’25”S, 46’24”10”W) was carried out in order to assess its environmental and structural variation. The physiognomic (density, basal area and distribution of size of the trees) and community structure (composition,...
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A construção de uma hidrelétrica provoca grandes transformações na paisagem regional, provocando rápida degradação ambiental, contrária ao processo milenar de sua formação. A implantação de hidrelétricas é definida por pré-requisitos, como a disponibilidade de água, topografia e geologia adequadas e, assim, o estudo integral da paisagem – sistema e...
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Objetivou-se com este trabalho conhecer e avaliar a composição florística, a estrutura e a diversidade das espécies em regeneração numa voçoroca em Itumirim, MG. A voçoroca possui uma área de 0,9 ha, e foi subdividida em três setores denominados como braços "A"; "B" e "C". Para o levantamento estrutural da vegetação foi empregado o método de agulha...
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This work aimed at knowing and evaluating the florisitc composition, the strucuture and the diversity of the regenerating species in a gully at Itumirim, MG. The gully possesses an area of 0.9 ha and was subdivided into three sectors named as arms "A"; "B" and "C". For the structural survey of the vegetation the needle method was employed, i. e., 5...
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La formación de un embalse para una hidroeléctrica favorece el turismo y el transporte náutico, además de aprovechar los paisajes de su entorno. El estudio visual de estos paisajes puede ser realizado por medio de los puntos de vista horizontales y verticales. El punto horizontal estudia los componentes y los elementos del paisaje. En el vertical,...
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Man's action on the environment is as old as his own history. Natural resources have been used for a long time as source of life. After enslaving nature for so long, the man began to suffer the consequences of his acts, such as the diseases that arise as consequences of the inadequate use of the environment. At this moment, norms to discipline the...
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This research was carried out in Nazareno County, State of Minas Gerais, which has been subjected to serious environmental problems due to inadequate soil use. Information about soils is necessary for the appropriate monitoring when implementing measures to mitigate or correct the problem. The objective of this work was to produce a soil recognitio...
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The development of anthropogenic activities without adequate planning has led to the degradation of water quality, compromising the different uses of this natural resource, such as its utilization for recreational purposes. In this context, Carrancas county, located in the southern area of Minas Gerais state, possesses various natural attractions,...
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The effects of human impact and environmental heterogeneity on the tree species diversity were assessed in 20 fragments of tropical montane seasonal forest in southeastern Brazil. Previous surveys of the tree community, soils and topography of the fragments provided the bulk of the data. The diversity parameters used were the means of species richn...