Building Capacity for Forest Inventory in the Republic of Congo


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Ref: 15-011

Status: Completed

Round:
14
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Marien Ngouabi University, WCS - Congo, Centre National d'Inventaire et d'Amenagements des Ressources Forestieres at Fauniques, CERVE - Centre d'etudes sur les Ressources Vegetales
Start Date:
01-06-06
End Date:
31-03-09
Funding:
£184,500.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Forestry
Threats To Biodiversity:
Environmental degradation
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, Ex situ
Specific Tools:
Research training, Traditional knowledge, Taxonomy
Countries:
Congo
Project Summary:
1. To train staff for forest inventory and conservation. 2. To develop novel ways of organising and presenting botanical data. 3. To provide crucial data & advice for management.
Project Outputs:
Checklist of tree species with local names. Species checklists for 2 protected areas. 30 x 30 m permanent plots Herbarium collections. Virtual herbarium. Tree identification training manual. Papers & reports on forest management & conservation. Publicity material


Documents:
Title: 15-011 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:01:45

Title: 15-011 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:01:45

Title: 15-011 AR1
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:01:46

Title: 15-011 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:01:45

Title: 15-011 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 18:02:41

Title: 15-011 HYR3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 13:31:56

Title: 15-011 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2010-09-16 16:03:03

Title: 15-011_Annex 6 poster - building capacity in congo forest
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:01:45

Title: 15-011_Annex 5a newspaper clipping - city botanists on congo conservation mission
Download: Press Release [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:01:46

Title: 15-011_Annex 5b news clipping - conserving the congo forest
Download: Press Release [pdf] 2008-02-18 16:11:43

Title: 15-011 FR Ann16 posters
Download: Article [pdf] 2009-11-16 14:02:38