Going for Gold - Cordyceps Conservation in Bhutan


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Ref: 14-030

Status: Completed

Round:
13
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
CoRRB - Council of Renewable Natural Resources Research of Bhutan, MoA, Bhutan, BIOTEC - National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
Start Date:
01-05-05
End Date:
30-09-08
Funding:
£204,936.00
Regions:
South Asia
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Artificial propagation
Threats To Biodiversity:
Over exploitation
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, Sustainable use, Livelihoods
Specific Tools:
Research training, Cepa, Monitoring
Countries:
Bhutan
Project Summary:
Cordyceps sinensis harvest in Bhutan protected and montane grasslands conserved through research and capacity building to achieve sustainable production
Project Outputs:
Knowledge of Cordyceps incidence and harvest, host/parasite relations and host biology Monitoring/impact scheme designed and implemented in consulation with local stakeholders Regulatory system modified in line with project findings and IP concerns, publication of regulations, best practice for harvest etc Pilot project for low-tech Cordyceps farming in place Training and capacity building (fungal and insect biology, techniques)


Documents:
Title: 14-030 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-03-10 15:21:24

Title: 14-030 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-10 15:21:24

Title: 14-030 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-03-10 15:21:24

Title: 14-030 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-10 15:21:24

Title: 14-030 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-03-10 15:21:24

Title: 14-030 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-03-10 15:21:24

Title: 14-030 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 17:02:45

Title: 14-030 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 12:32:35

Title: 14-030 FR Ann11 Poster Darwin workshop Feb 06
Download: Article [pdf] 2009-10-07 12:32:35