darwin initative
darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative darwin initiative

Biodiversity Inventory of the Socotra Archipelago, Yemen


Ref: 6113
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Tony Miller
Lead Institution: RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
Host Country Institutions: Birdlife International
Start Date: 1997-06-01
End Date: 2000-09-01
Funding: £157,750.00
Website: http://www.rbge.org.uk/Arabia/Soqotra
Status: Completed_noFR
Regions: Middle East
Countries: Yemen
Purpose: To catalogue the biodiversity of Socotra and help build capacity in Yemen to enable sustainable development choices to be made for the islands in the future.
Outputs: 7 weeks database training for Yemeni biologist; 6 weeks research training per year for Yemeni biologists; posters and leaflets; checklist of birds and plants; testing workshops at four centres to test guides; Ethnoflora of Socotra publication; Birds of Socotra publication; targeted guides produced plus training in their use; PANDORA database enhanced; scientific papers;


Documents:
Title: 06-113 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]