Developing local capacity for biodiversity surveys in Papua New Guinea


Papua New Guinea
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Ref: 10-030

Status: Completed

Round:
9
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Binatang Research Centre - BRC
Start Date:
01-09-01
End Date:
31-08-04
Funding:
£162,490.00
Regions:
Pacific
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest, Island biodiversity
Countries:
Papua New Guinea
Project Summary:
To increase the intensity of biodiversity surveys by establishing teams of parataxonomists in unexplored rain forests of Papua New Guinea which are threatened by logging and increase the relevance of these surveys for conservation decisions, particularly the decisions made by local village landowners, who own a majority of PNG forests.
Project Outputs:
Establish a fully equipped team of parataxonomists, trained for and experienced in biodiversity surveys including building of biological collections and data analysis, which can collaborate with researchers as well as with local villagers, thus capable of providing survey data both to the scientific community and resource owners.


Documents:
Title: 10-030 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-04-07 13:01:11

Title: 10-030 HR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-11-20 00:00:00

Title: 10-030 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 10:03:29

Title: 10-030 HR2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-07 13:01:11

Title: 10-030 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-04-07 13:01:11

Title: 10-030 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-04-07 13:01:11

Title: 10-030 FR
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2021-02-03 00:00:00