Building capacity for the recovery of critically endangered Gyps spp. vultures in India


India, Nepal
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Ref: EIDPO005

Status: Completed

Round:
12
Funding Scheme:
Post-Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
BNHS - Bombay Natural History Society
Start Date:
01-07-04
End Date:
30-06-07
Funding:
£74,210.00
Regions:
South Asia
Biomes:
Temperate grassland
Countries:
India, Nepal
Project Summary:
To build capacity within India for the the recovery of Indian Gyps vultures.
Project Outputs:
Capacity of the Vulture Care Centre expanded. Training capacity of the Vulture Care Centre developed to become a national training centre for captive care and breeding of vultures. Captive breeding programmes established for three critically endangered species of vulture Status and trends of populations of three vulture species obtained