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Developing Land Snail Expertise in South and Southeast Asia


Ref: 15018
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Fred Naggs
Lead Institution: NHM - Natural History Museum, Zoology
Host Country Institutions: Centre for Biological Conservation, Nepal, IUCN-SSC Pigs, Peccaries and Hippos Specialist Group, ATREE, Universiti Sans Malaysia (USM), Royal University of Phnom Penh, National University of Laos (NUOL), Wildlife Heritage Trust of Sri Lanka, Chulalongkorn University, Hanoi University of Science
Start Date: 2006-05-01
End Date: 2011-03-31
Funding: £262,657.00
Website: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/tropicalsnails
Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia, South Asia
Countries: India, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam
Purpose: To develop a long-term relationship between the NHM and Chulalongkorn University, establishing Chulalongkorn University as a regional centre of land snail expertise.
Outputs: 1. Illustrated species lists for six countries. 2. Field guides for six countries. 3.Taxonomic revisions. 4. Compilation of national databases and regional database. 5. Publication of research papers. and conservation strategies. 6. Dissemination of outputs on WWB and through media. 7. Build specimen reference collections. 8. Contribute material to Frozen Ark

Related Projects: Land snail biodiversity in Sri Lanka, Land snails as models for biodiversity assessment in Sri Lanka

Documents:
Title: 15-018 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 15-018 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 HY3 Ann1 Thai snail book 2008
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: 15-018 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 HY4
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 HY5
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 AR4 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-018 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]