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Biodiversity of butterflies in tropical rainforests of Sabah, Borneo


Ref: 7040
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Keith Hamer
Lead Institution: University of Durham
Host Country Institutions: Danum Valley Research Station, Forest Research Centre - Sabah
Start Date: 1998-04-01
End Date: 2001-03-30
Funding: £108,912.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Malaysia
Purpose: To develop strategies that balance conservation of rainforest biodiversity with local community requirements, monitoring changes in butterfly communities as an indicator of habitat change.
Outputs: 4 students received MSc qualifications; 2 butterfly collections established; 2 workshops; 6 seminars, 1 published paper, others in preparation (at time of reporting); Education Pack; 3 Databases established; website

Related Projects: Molecular tools for promoting biodiversity in rainforest fragments of Borneo, Promoting biodiversity in sustainable oil-palm landscapes for West African smallholders

Documents:
Title: 7-040 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 7-040 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: ECP Malaysia, Sabah - final
Download: ECP [pdf]