Novel and Practical Conservation Strategies Following Mining in Sierra Leone


Sierra Leone
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Ref: 15-031

Status: Completed

Round:
14
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Environmental Foundation of Africa, Fourah Bay College, Sierra Rutile Ltd, CI - Conservation International Foundation
Start Date:
01-11-06
End Date:
31-10-09
Funding:
£164,408.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest, Marine coastal
Production:
Forestry
Threats To Biodiversity:
Environmental degradation, Land use change, Pollution
Broad Approches:
Ecosystem conservation, Goods services, Incentives, Livelihoods
Specific Tools:
Research training, Participatory, Impact assessment, Rehabilitation, Ecosystem services
Countries:
Sierra Leone
Project Summary:
To develop methods for practical reclamation and conservation for mining enterprises in developing countries that both conserve biodiversity and enhance community livelihoods, using a mining enterprise in Sierra Leone as a case study
Project Outputs:
Model for decentralised business initiatives (planting stock production and composting) developed Demonstration reclamation plots established using different setup methods Best local purpose method for establishing demonstration plots determined through testing Cheap, effective method for monitoring ecosystem payments established Most appropriate form of ecosystem payment for local case study determined Relationships between stakeholders improved and partnerships built for future interactions


Documents:
Title: 15-031 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-11 15:00:44

Title: 15-031 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 16:30:49

Title: 15-031 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 16:30:49

Title: 15-031 HY2 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 13:31:56

Title: 15-031 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-22 17:05:20

Title: 15-031 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2009-11-16 16:02:19

Title: 15-031 FR revised - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2010-09-27 11:33:03

Title: 15-031 AR1 Ann3-4 practical workshops report 17-22 december
Download: Meeting Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 16:30:49

Title: 15-031 AR1 Ann3-2 technical workshops report - new and practical conservation methods
Download: Meeting Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 16:30:49

Title: 15-031 AR1 Ann3-1 Workshop report - New and practical conservation strategies
Download: Meeting Report [pdf] 2008-02-11 16:30:49