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Threatened flora of Galapagos: a scientific basis for conservation


Ref: 7078
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Alan Tye
Lead Institution: GCT - Galapagos Conservation Trust
Host Country Institutions: Galapagos National Park Service
Start Date: 1998-04-01
End Date:
Funding: £124,500.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: South America
Countries: Ecuador
Purpose: To collect the necessary data for the design and implementation of a comprehensive conservation programme for the flora of Galapagos.
Outputs: Data on abundance and distribution of endemic plants collated; 87 permanent sample plots established; Database developed; 13 undergraduates trained plus 4 people received training on short courses; flora check-list (draft); revised vegetation monitoring manual (draft);Herbarium refurbished; 4 published papers; 14 other publications; 2 species reference collections enhanced; conferences, meetings, press articles, TV and radio interviews.


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

Title: 07-078 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]