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Developing a Sustainable Conservation Network for Primates in Ecuador - PRIMENET


Ref: 14040
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mika Robert Peck
Lead Institution: University of Sussex - SLS
Host Country Institutions: National Herbarium of Ecuador - QNCE, Los Cedros Biological Reserve, Ecuador Terra Incognita, Murcielo Blanco
Start Date: 2005-06-01
End Date: 2008-05-31
Funding: £236,270.00
Website: http://www.primenet.org.uk
Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Ecuador
Purpose: To develop a comprehensive strategy for the critically endangered Brown -Headed Spider Monkey (Ateles fusciceps), vulnerable primates and habitats in NW Ecuador based on a programme of monitoring, education and sustainable livelihoods within local communities
Outputs: Network established to monitor primate status and habitat using participatory field surveys and trained village-level parabiologists. GIS database established at Los Cedros Biological Reserve. Public awareness campaign focusing on primate conservation disseminated via network. Masters level training for Ecuadorian Partners. Training centre for Parabiologists and local staff established at Los Cedros Biological Reserve. Parabiologists trained as certified primate and habitat ecologists. Sustainable Livelihoods

Related Projects: Developing a sustainable conservation network for primates in Ecuador, Community based monitoring to strengthen protected area management, Southern Colombian Amazon

Documents:
Title: 14-040 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-040 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-040 St2 App rev Jul05 - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 14-040 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-040 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-040 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-040 FR App10 Parabiologist training manual 2006
Download: Training Manual [pdf]

Title: 14-040 FR App11 Parabiologist training manual 2007
Download: Training Manual [pdf]

Title: 14-040 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]