Cultivation and Conservation of Threatened Plant Species for UK Overseas Territories


Anguilla, Bermuda, British Antarctic Territory, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie & Oeno Islands, SBAs of Akrotiri & Dhekelia (Cyprus), South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos Islands
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Ref: 4-148

Status: Completed

Round:
3
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Start Date:
01-04-95
End Date:
31-03-99
Funding:
£102,454.00
Regions:
UKOT
Countries:
Anguilla, Bermuda, British Antarctic Territory, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie & Oeno Islands, SBAs of Akrotiri & Dhekelia (Cyprus), South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos Islands
Project Summary:
To provide a two-month training course in the propagation and maintenance of rare and endangered species.
Project Outputs:
A total of 14 students were trained in cultivation & conservation of threatened plant species (40 training weeks); workbooks; articles; embryo communications network established; equipment/materials donated; 1 student trained in plant conservation techniques; additional training for 2 students; articles; 1 student trained in Botanic Garden Management; Manual on Horticultural Techniques for the Conservationist.


Documents:
Title: 4-148 FR
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2021-02-03 00:00:00