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Vicuna and Guanaco Conservation and Genetic Resource Management in Peru
Professor Mike Bruford
IoZ - Institute of Zoology
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To evaluate the extent and distribution of genetic diversity among Peruvian vicuna and guanaco populations and produce a long term strategy for conservation and use.
8 weeks training for Peruvian technician; training manual on molecular methods; 12 months training on genetic techniques for Peruvian biologist; population sampling; species management plan; database; scientific papers.
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