A Biodiversity monitoring system for Trinidad and Tobago


Trinidad and Tobago
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Ref: 14-004

Status: Completed

Round:
13
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
National Herbarium of Trinidad and Tobago, Asa Wright Nature Centre, Forestry Division - T&T, University of West Indes, Life Sciences
Start Date:
01-07-05
End Date:
31-01-09
Funding:
£264,500.00
Regions:
Caribbean
Biomes:
Island biodiversity
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, In situ, Institutional development
Specific Tools:
Research training, Monitoring, Taxonomy, Global taxonomy
Countries:
Trinidad and Tobago
Project Summary:
To build and maintain capacity in Trinidad and Tobago to monitor habitats, detect changes in plant populations and measure the effects of management.
Project Outputs:
Network of permanent sample plots enumerated Updated vegetation map of T&T. Assessment of changes in habitat structure, composition and distribution since 1984. Taxonomy training courses provided for tertiary level students. Taxonomy training courses provided for junior Forestry Division staff and Asa Wright guides. Expansion of National Herbarium and collections catalogued on herbarium database (BRAHMS). Field guide to the trees of T&T and Asa Wright Nature Centre published.


Documents:
Title: 14-004 St2 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 AR2 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 14:02:39

Title: 14-004 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2009-11-16 12:02:22

Title: 14-004 Pre Project report
Download: Pre Project Report [pdf] 2008-03-08 16:31:25

Title: 14-004 HY4
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 10:03:30