Understanding Ramsar wetland dynamics for marine conservation and environmental resilience


Turks and Caicos Islands
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative

Ref: DPLUS129

Status: Current

Round:
9
Funding Scheme:
Darwin Plus
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Turks and Caicos Government Department of Environment and Coastal Resources, JNCC - Joint Nature Conservation Committee, MCS - Marine Conservation Society, University of Exeter, Wavehill
Start Date:
01-07-21
End Date:
30-06-23
Funding:
£251,807.00
Regions:
UKOT
Countries:
Turks and Caicos Islands
Project Summary:
The project will provide evidence of the dynamic resilience of Caicos Islands’ wetlands, and how they support biodiversity, coastal protection, and natural capital. It will evaluate historic change, show how future climate could impact the wetlands, and provide evidence to review the Ramsar extent. It will develop a monitoring framework and dashboard to view project and ongoing monitoring data, build technical and scientific capacity in local staff, in order to help sustain wetland management in the long term


Documents:
Title: DPLUS129 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2021-06-21 00:00:00

Title: DPLUS129 HYR1 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2021-11-25 00:00:00