Taxonomic capacity building in support of biodiversity conservation in Thailand
Dr Ralph Harbach
NHM - Natural History Museum, Entomology
Host Country Institutions:
Queen Sikrit Botanic Gardens - QSBG
To establish capacity in Thailand for developing and maintaining national reference collections and identification facilities for insects in support of biodiversity conservation and research in Thailand.
Keystone insect reference collections.Expandable taxonomic databaseExpandable interactive website facility.Application of remote sensing and GIS techniques.Training of Thai museum staff and partners.