Conservation of Endangered Plants and their Associated Fungi in Kenya


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Ref: 6-054

Status: Completed

Round:
5
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
KWS - Kenya Wildlife Service, University of Nairobi, Forest Department, Kenya
Start Date:
01-06-97
End Date:
31-07-00
Funding:
£147,114.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
Kenya
Project Summary:
To assess the conservation status of fungi associated with a range of rare and endangered plants in Kenya, leading to the development of species action plans for the protection of both fungi and plants.
Project Outputs:
6 training courses trained a total of 81 staff; training material; description of 22 new species and 2 new genera of fungi; manual on identification/recognition of fungal species; 8 publications; database of fungal species; reference collection of +1000 specimens; seminars; equipment donated (including 4 computers, microscope, cabinets, books, CD-ROM).; internet site


Documents:
Title: 06-054 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2010-11-19 12:03:06