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Land snail biodiversity in Sri Lanka


Ref: 8214
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Fred Naggs
Lead Institution: NHM - Natural History Museum, Entomology
Host Country Institutions: Dept of National Museums, University of Peradeniya
Start Date: 1999-10-01
End Date: 2002-09-30
Funding: £117,391.00
Website: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/zoology
Status: Completed
Regions: South Asia
Countries: Sri Lanka
Purpose: To transfer skills and resources to Sri Lanka by initiating a project for The Department of National Museums and by enhancing the resources of Peradeniya University.
Outputs: Workshop to train personnel and promote project. Sri Lankan undergraduate and postgraduate students trained. 2 PhDs 1 MPhil Visit to NHM by Sri Lankan partners. Guide for the workshop. Local newsletter. 10+ field plots. Paper at the World Congress of Malacology, Vienna. 2 papers, and the main survey, along with a field guide and pest-species booklet.

Related Projects: Developing Land Snail Expertise in South and Southeast Asia, Land snails as models for biodiversity assessment in Sri Lanka

Documents:
Title: 08-214 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 8-214 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 8-214 FR
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 8-214 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 08-214 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]