Orchid Seed Stores for Sustainable Use (OSSSU)


China, Ecuador
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Ref: 16-012

Status: Completed

Round:
15
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Huanglong National Nature Reserve Administration, Fundacio Botanico de los Andes
Start Date:
01-10-07
End Date:
30-11-10
Funding:
£220,049.00
Regions:
East Asia, South America
Biomes:
Forests, Temperate forest
Production:
Forestry
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, Ex situ, Sustainable use, Benefit sharing
Specific Tools:
Research training, Global plant strategy
Countries:
China, Ecuador
Project Summary:
To create an orchid seed bank network across 16 countries to: (1) conserve, as seed, 250 species from diverse habitats of varying levels of endangerment; and (2) develop protocols for the production of in vitro plants in support of the sustainable use of threatened species.
Project Outputs:
Improved ‘in-country’ facilities for seed storage and in vitro germination; Trained staff in orchid conservation biotechnology Data and germination protocols, and storage information; Training materials in Spanish, Chinese and English Distributed, searchable electronic database Advisory replies to enquiries Conservation collections of seeds / in vitro plants created / strengthened Public talks (in-country) on integrated conservation strategies and procedures


Documents:
Title: 16-012 St2 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-07 12:10:11

Title: 16-012 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-07 12:10:11

Title: 16-012 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-23 17:35:48

Title: 16-012 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2009-10-07 15:32:19

Title: 16-012 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-10-30 00:00:00

Title: 16-012 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2010-09-27 12:32:56

Title: 16-012 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2011-08-31 13:15:58

Title: 16-012 logframe revised Oct 08
Download: Log Frame [pdf] 2008-12-23 17:35:48