Development of a Conservation Strategy for the Critically Endangered Mekong Giant Catfish


Cambodia, Thailand
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Ref: 14-053

Status: Completed

Round:
13
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Network of Aquaculture Centers in Asia-Pacific - NACA, Mekong River Commission Fisheries Programme, IUCN - Mekong Wetlands Biodiversity programme - MWBP, FAO, Royal Thai Dept of Fisheries
Start Date:
01-04-05
End Date:
31-03-07
Funding:
£86,752.00
Regions:
East Asia
Biomes:
Inland waters
Production:
Fisheries
Threats To Biodiversity:
Over exploitation
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, Sustainable use
Specific Tools:
Research training, Participatory, Monitoring
Countries:
Cambodia, Thailand
Project Summary:
Effective conservation strategy for the Mekong giant catfish developed and promoted
Project Outputs:
1. Conservation status of giant catfish assessed quantitatively 2. Scope for supportive breeding, habitat and harvest management evaluated quantitatively 3. Opportunities to improve captive breeding and translocation practices assessed 4. Adaptive management policies developed 5. Overall strategy for conservation developed and promoted


Documents:
Title: 14-053 St2 App EDITED
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-20 12:01:26

Title: 14-053 HR1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-20 12:01:26

Title: 14-053 AR_1 EDITED
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-20 12:01:26

Title: 14-053 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-20 12:01:26

Title: 14-052 HY3 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-04-03 13:40:47

Title: 14053 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 16:33:14

Title: 14-053 AR1 Annex 1 MGCWG_Report_1
Download: Meeting Report [pdf] 2008-02-20 12:01:26

Title: 14053_Ann E Catch_Culture_Article
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-12-16 16:33:14