Building capacity and determining disease threats to endemic Galapagos fauna


Ecuador
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative

Ref: 12-017

Status: Completed

Round:
11
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Galapagos National Park Service, University of Guayaquil
Start Date:
01-07-03
End Date:
31-08-06
Funding:
£195,381.00
Regions:
South America
Biomes:
Island biodiversity
Countries:
Ecuador
Project Summary:
MAIN - To establish the ability of researchers and managers in the Galapagos national park to determine the nature and prevalence of disease threats to endemic fauna (with a focus on birds) stemming from the introduction of novel pathogens and vectors, and to build a capacity for the continued monitoring of introduced diseases in these populations.
Project Outputs:
MAIN - Identity and prevalence of key pathogens and vectors that threaten endemic species determined.A management plan for endemic species in relation to disease threats.An wildlife disease lab and continuing monitoring programme with trained personnel established.Educational events and materials (locals & tourists).Media representation


Documents:
Title: 12-017 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-03-13 12:11:25

Title: 12-017 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-13 12:11:25

Title: 12-017 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-03-13 12:11:25

Title: 12-017 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-13 12:11:25

Title: 12-017 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-04-28 10:02:17

Title: 12-017 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-13 12:11:25

Title: ECP Galapagos - final
Download: ECP [pdf] 2009-10-08 10:32:41