Reducing the Impact of Exotic Aquaculture on Chilean Aquatic Biodiversity


Chile
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Ref: 15-020

Status: Completed

Round:
14
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
University of Los Lagos, University of Victoria, Victoria University of Wellington
Start Date:
01-10-06
End Date:
31-12-09
Funding:
£193,844.00
Regions:
South America
Biomes:
Inland waters
Production:
Fisheries, Captive production
Threats To Biodiversity:
Invasive species
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, General measures
Specific Tools:
Research training, Research, Monitoring, Impact assessment
Countries:
Chile
Project Summary:
To build, in collaboration with government, industry and other stakeholders, the capacity for assessing, monitoring, and reducing the impact of the accidental or deliberate introduction of exotic fish species on Chilean aquatic biodiversity
Project Outputs:
1. Abundance, distribution, and impact of exotic and naturalized salmonids assessed 2. A monitoring and impact assessment programme with trained personnel established 3. MAP, CBP, and possible exclusion zones for protecting aquatic biodiversity from exotic invasions 4. Educational events and media coverage for local people, fish farmers, and rest of stakeholders


Documents:
Title: 15-020 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-14 11:51:21

Title: 15-020 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-14 11:51:21

Title: 15-020 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-14 11:51:21

Title: 15-020 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-16 17:32:54

Title: 15-020 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2009-11-16 11:32:30

Title: 15-020 FR - Edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2010-09-16 16:33:06