A forest restoration research unit facilitating biodiversity recovery in Cambodia
Dr Kate Hardwick
Host Country Institutions:
Forest Restoration Research Unit - FORRU of Chiang Mai Uni, Forestry Administration Cambodia
http://www.kew.org and www.forru.org
To identify and test a suitably wide range of indigenous species for the framework approach to forest biodiversity recovery and restoration and to develop skills leading to a sustainable cohort of expertise in this.
1. Physical and human capacity at FORRU-Cambodia built to effective levels.
2. Research protocols developed and agreed; research plan discussed, developed and agreed amongst partners
3. Research programme undertaken to identify candidate species, followed by nursery and phenology studies leading to field trails established
Related Projects: Facilitating Forest Restoration for Biodiversity Recovery in Indochina
, Restoring Tropical Forests: a Practical Guide