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Habitat Restoration and Sustainable Use of Southern Peruvian Dry Forest


Ref: 15016
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr William Milliken
Lead Institution: RBG Kew - Herbarium
Host Country Institutions: Universidad Nacional Agraria, Universidad San Luis Gonzaga de Ica, Antares/Escuela Libre de Puerto Huamani, Museo Regional de Ica, Asociacion Cultural Nasca, Grupa Aves del Peru, ANIA - Asociacion para la Ninez y su Ambiente
Start Date: 2006-05-01
End Date: 2009-04-30
Funding: £198,214.00
Website: http://www.huarango.org
Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Peru
Purpose: Development and applicatoin of techniques for habitat restoration and sustainable use of native dry forest to combat desertification and conserve forest relics in southern Peru
Outputs: Baseline information on biodiversity of forest fragments and degraded vegetation; use of forest resources Tree nursery and seed handling/ propagation methodologies Habitat restoration trials buffering forest relics, using native species Students and local land owners engaged in habitat restoration techniques & research Production and processing trials and marketing of sustainable Prosopis pods flour and syrup Children trained in tree planting, aftercare and habitat regeneration Information network developed for SE Peru dry forest conservation, included in CHM Increased appreciation of forest ecosystem/ livelihood value among local communities and government agencies Manuals for habitat restoration in dry forests and sustainable production of Prosopis pod products

Related Projects: Forest Futures: livelihoods and sustainable forest management in Bolivian Amazon

Documents:
Title: 15-016 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-016 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-016 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 15-016 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-016 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann F - Life cycles poster
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Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann A - Brigada ID card example
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Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann E - Label for jars
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Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann D - Huarango Festival poster
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Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann C - Friend and foe poster
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Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann B - Brigada Ecologial poster
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Title: 15-016 AR2 Ann G - Ornithology poster (Congreso de ecología)
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Title: 15-016 FR Ann9 - article in Kew Scientist 09
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Title: 15-016 FR Ann8 - article in Kew Magazine 08
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Title: 15-016 FR Ann7 - article in Geograhical
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Title: 15-016 FR Ann10 - article for Latin American Antiguity
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Title: 15-016 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]