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Terrestrial invertebrate biodiversity in Galapagos: training and collection rehabilitation


Ref: 9010
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Michael Wilson
Lead Institution: National Museums & Galleries of Wales
Host Country Institutions: Galapagos National Park Service, Charles Darwin Research Station (CDRS)
Start Date: 2000-04-01
End Date: 2003-03-31
Funding: £159,765.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Ecuador
Purpose: To provide training in sampling and identification of the invertebrate groups to provide baseline data for a) a self-sustaining monitoring programme and b) identifying future conservation actions.
Outputs: Establish WWW based newsletter. Train Galapagos personnel, and Ecuadorian undergraduates. Fit out museum for invertebrate collection. Establish invertebrate reference collection protocol. Produce training manuals and training products for surveying and collection management. Prevent action plans for invertebrate activities to CDRS and PNG. Attend conferences to present results. Submit 2 papers to journals. MSc student in insect systematics/conservation. Hold final workshop.


Documents:
Title: 09-010 FR revised - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 9-010 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 9-010 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 9-010 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: ECP Galapagos - final
Download: ECP [pdf]