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Management planning for conservation of fen mire biodiversity in Belarus


Ref: 8220
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Aidan lonergan
Lead Institution: RSPB
Host Country Institutions:
Start Date: 1999-04-01
End Date: 2002-04-30
Funding: £136,381.00
Website: http://www.rspb.org.uk
Status: Completed
Regions: Europe & Central Asia
Countries: Belarus
Purpose: To prepare management plans for the conservation of meso-trophic fen mire biodiversity at three key sites in Belarus
Outputs: Train a hydrogeologist in computer modelling in the UK. Train 6 Belarusian undergraduates and 4 postgraduates in ecological methods, and 2 Belarusian entomologists on faecal analysis. Hold workshop to train 20 Belarusians in management planning techniques. Establish aquatic warbler and hyrological databases. Establish 3 reference collections. 3 Belarusian MSc students. Prepare guidelines on management. Submit 8 papers to peer-reviewed journals. Organise conference to present findings. Establish 5 permanent field plots.


Documents:
Title: 08-220 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 08-220 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]