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Enhancing biosecurity and biological control capacity in the Falkland Islands


Ref: DPLUS033
Type: Darwin Plus
Project Leader: Dr Dave Moore
Lead Institution: CABI Bioscience - Silwood
Host Country Institutions:
Start Date: 2015-04-01
End Date: 2017-03-31
Funding: £107,539.00
Website:
Status: Current
Regions: UKOT
Countries: Falkland Islands
Purpose: Enhanced capacity to mitigate biosecurity risks in the Falkland Islands (FI), and promotion of bioological control ( using earwigs, forficula auricularia, as a modle system). Earwigs controlled using Classical Biological Control (CBC), resulting in reduced damage to horticulture and human health, and unique heathland habitats protected form disturbed species composition.
Outputs:

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Documents:
Title: DPLUS033 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: DPLUS033 HR2 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: DPLUS033 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: DPLUS033 HR2 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: DPLUS033 FR - Edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]