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Information System for biodiversity and conservation management in Mauritius


Ref: 8064
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Bob Burn
Lead Institution: University of Reading, Statistics
Host Country Institutions: University of Mauritius, Mauritian Wildlife Foundation
Start Date: 1999-09-01
End Date: 2002-08-31
Funding: £106,633.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries: Mauritius
Purpose: To develop an information base for the future management of conservation and biodiversity in Mauritius.
Outputs: Produce data entry manual. Train 6 trainees in basic computing, data coding, quality control, data entry and map digitising. Integrate 10 databases. Train 20 undergraduates in concepts of data management for conservation. Train 8-10 trainees for 12 weeks on further computing skills, data management, and ecological sampling techniques. Hold seminar at the University of Mauritius. Submit 5+ papers for publication. Establish dissemination network and a permanent research facility.


Documents:
Title: 08-064 Appl - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 8-064 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 8-064 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: ECP Seychelles-Mauritius - final
Download: ECP [pdf]