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Implementing a Recovery Plan for the Critically Endangered Pygmy Hog in Assam


Ref: 15017
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr John Fa
Lead Institution: DWCT - Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
Host Country Institutions: Gov of India, Pygmy Hog Conservation Programme Research and Breeding Centre, IUCN-SSC Pigs, Peccaries and Hippos Specialist Group
Start Date: 2006-04-01
End Date: 2010-03-31
Funding: £190,000.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: South Asia
Countries: India
Purpose: To build local capacity in Assam to have the capacity and information systems for: 1) pygmy hog conservation; and 2) meet overall CBD objectives for the area
Outputs: a) Comprehensive system for monitoring of pygmy hog populations, other associated grassland species and their habitats in MTR established. b) New pygmy hog populations established in SRWS/NNP. c) Trained and accredited instructors for pygmy hog and other grassland species conservation, continuing training of field patrol and monitoring staff. d) Community education programme. e) Publications and publicity.

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Documents:
Title: 15-017 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 15-017 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR1 Ann3-3 India Assam Database display
Download: Database [pdf]

Title: 15-017 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR2 Pygmy hog release_1
Download: Press Release [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR2 Pygmy hog release_2
Download: Press Release [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR2 App 11 - poster
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: 15-017 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 HY4
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-017 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]