Biodiversity and Sustainable Development of Butterfly Production (Lepidoptera)


Guyana
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Ref: 15-013

Status: Completed

Round:
14
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Iwokrama International Centre for Rainforest Conservation and Development, University of Guyana
Start Date:
01-07-06
End Date:
31-07-09
Funding:
£320,793.00
Regions:
South America
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Forestry, Wildlife harvest
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, In situ, Incentives, Livelihoods, Benefit sharing
Specific Tools:
Research training, Monitoring, Trade
Countries:
Guyana
Project Summary:
To increase knowledge of the butterfly diversity and to sustainably exploit these populations within the Iwokrama forest and surrounding community areas.
Project Outputs:
Biodiversity and monitoring programme established and functioning through collaboration of two institutions. Production and distribution of handbook about local butterfly species. Development of methods for farming butterflies. Trial of butterfly farming techniques by local farmers. Production and breeding pupae methods. Central species list established.


Documents:
Title: 15-013 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-18 12:51:44

Title: 15-013 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-18 12:51:44

Title: 15-013 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-18 13:01:54

Title: 15-013 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-18 13:01:54

Title: 15-013 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 17:32:51

Title: 15-013 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 13:31:57

Title: 15-013 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2009-11-16 14:31:50

Title: 15-013 AR1 Ann4 poster Butterfly farming Guyana
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-02-18 13:01:54

Title: 15-013 App with revised logframe Nov 07
Download: Log Frame [pdf] 2008-02-18 13:01:54

Title: 15-013 AR1R logframe rev
Download: Log Frame [pdf] 2008-02-18 13:01:54

Title: 15-013 FR AppXIV Sambhu poster
Download: Article [pdf] 2009-11-16 14:31:50

Title: 15-013 FR AppXV New poster revi
Download: Article [pdf] 2009-11-16 14:31:50

Title: 15-013 FR AppXIII MSc poster
Download: Article [pdf] 2009-11-16 14:31:50

Title: 15-013 FR AppXI Butterfly ID leaflet Kawi Amazonica 6pp
Download: Article [pdf] 2009-11-16 14:31:50

Title: 15-013 Award pictures
Download: Article [pdf] 2010-11-19 14:03:23

Title: 15-013 Butterfly farm poster
Download: Article [pdf] 2010-11-19 14:03:23