Conservation of the endangered Jerdon’s courser in India
Professor Ken Norris
University of Reading - Plant Sciences
Host Country Institutions:
To collect basic ecological data to determine a long-term strategy for the future of the Jerdon's courser.
Train BNHS staff in ecological field methods.
Present papers at seminars.
Hold training workshop in India for BNHS and forestry department staff.
Produce manual of ecological field methods.
Hold workshop in India to disseminate findings to government agencies and interested local groups.
Establish database of census work at BNHS.
Produce management plan.
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