Conservation and Monitoring of Meso-American Orchids


Costa Rica
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Ref: 14-001

Status: Completed

Round:
13
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
University of Costa Rica
Start Date:
01-06-05
End Date:
31-05-08
Funding:
£151,900.00
Regions:
Central America
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Forestry
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, In situ, Institutional development
Specific Tools:
Research training, Monitoring, Global plant strategy
Countries:
Costa Rica
Project Summary:
To create in Costa Rica a multi-site expert centre for biodiversity research and conservation on meso-American orchids by: (a) establishing long-term monitoring sites for CBD 2010 targets & GSPC, (b) increasing capacity building in 6 overseas biodiversity institutes, (c) developing material transfer agreements and new conservation strategies for the epiphytic orchid flora.
Project Outputs:
1.Staff & students trained 2.Habitat/spp assessments and monitoring plots 3.Publications 4.Species/DNA reference collections & DNA barcodes established/enhanced 5.Dissemination 6.Meso-American orchid network enhanced 7.New research & education facility @ UCR


Documents:
Title: 14-001 St 2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:31:36

Title: 14-001 HR1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:31:36

Title: 14-001 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:31:37

Title: 14-001 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:31:36

Title: 14-001 AR2 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:31:37

Title: 14-001 HY3 edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:31:37

Title: 14-001 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-22 15:41:22

Title: 14-001 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 AR1 Annex 2 Kew Scientist Newsletter
Download: Newsletter [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:21:26

Title: 14-001 AR1 Annex 1 report of progress against logframe
Download: Log Frame [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:21:26

Title: 14-001 AR1 Annex 2 Kew Scientist Newsletter
Download: Newsletter [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:21:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann15 - press Defra
Download: Press Release [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann16 - press BBC
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Title: 14-001 FR Ann14 - press BGCI
Download: Press Release [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann29 - poster - 19th World orchid conf
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann28 - poster - Andean orchids
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann26 - poster - IOCC
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann27 - poster - Barcoding conference
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26

Title: 14-001 FR Ann17 - Newsletter - kew Scientist
Download: Newsletter [pdf] 2008-12-16 13:32:26