Xate palms (Chamaerdorea spp.) in Belize: conservation and sustainable management


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Ref: 12-012

Status: Completed

Round:
11
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Botanic Gardens, Belize, MoNREI - Belize
Start Date:
01-05-03
End Date:
31-03-07
Funding:
£173,723.00
Regions:
Central America
Countries:
Belize
Project Summary:
To develop capacity in Belize for conserving and sustainably managing xaté palms (Chamaedorea spp.) and improving economic benefits to Belizeans from xaté collection
Project Outputs:
1) Management plan for sustainable xaté harvest 2) Field Guide to Belizean Palms published 3) Xaté information base increased (permanent, experimental & demonstration plots; databases) 4) Publications/reports/ manuals: Xaté abundance, diversity, distribution in Belize determined; Feasibility of xaté eco-labelling explored; Nursery protocols developed 5) Training & education: BFB, BBG, students & local people trained; group educated about xaté.


Documents:
Title: 12-012 Appl - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:49

Title: 12-012 HR1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:49

Title: 12-012 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:50

Title: 12-012 HR2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:50

Title: 12-012 AR2
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-06-13 16:31:05

Title: 12-012 HR3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:49

Title: 12-012 AR3 - edited
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Title: 12-012 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:50

Title: 12-012 AR2 xateChiquibulplotted
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Title: 12-012 HY4
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Title: 12-012 AR2 xate educational package small2
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:49

Title: 12-012 AR2 Xateposter1 - Linn Soc Palm Conference
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:49

Title: 12-012 Appendix 9 palm_article
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Title: 12-012 AR2 Xateposter2 - Linn Soc palm Conference
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-04-16 17:40:49