Tragedy to Triumph: Understanding the Role of Community Institutions for Sustainable Management of Chinese Caterpillar FungusThis research aims to understand the role of community-based institutions for sustainable management of Chinese Caterpillar fungus, a common pool resource using the social-ecological system (SES) framework
Conservation of Bats in Ha Long Bay – A World Heritage Site, Quang Ninh Province, Northeastern VietnamThe aims are:
Assessments of bat diversity and conservation status of each species within Ha Long Bay;
Initiation of bat conservation through different programmes.
Inventory and Diversity Assessment of the Herpetofauna of Gunung Leuser National Park, SumatraSituated on the northern tip of Sumatra, the Leuser Ecosystem is an area of global importance to the conservation of biodiversity. Within this ecosystem lies Gunung Leuser National Park (GLNP), known for its high diversity in birds and mammals. However we know surprisingly little about its herpetofauna; to better estimate species diversity we propose to carry out a herpetofaunal inventory in GLNP.
Maintaining Momentum and Expansion of the Green Fins ApproachThis project aims to effect change within the diving industry and among local communities through the implementation of the Green Fins approach, a tool for supporting adoption and implementation of best practice for the protection of coral reefs.
Giant Ibis and White-Shouldered Ibis Endangered Species Conservation using Conduct Code and Field Patrolling in Lumphat Wildlife Sanctuary, Rattana kiri Province, CambodiaThe project's aim is to conserve Giant Ibis and White-Shouldered Ibis in Indigenous Ourey Community Protected Area as a part of Lumphat Wildlife Sanctuary resources for improving the ecology health and keeping history of bird habitat.
Strengthening Community Participatory Red Panda Conservation and Monitoring Program in Gaurishankar Conservation Area, Central NepalMain aim of project is to address prevailing threats of red panda through establishment of community participatory monitoring and conservation activities, and promote areas as ecotourism destination for livelihood enhancement.
Conservation of the Endemic Javan Green Magpie (Cissa thalassina): Habitat Survey in Search of Remaining Wild PopulationsThis project aims to search for remaining wild populations of the Critically Endangered Javan Green Magpie. Once a site will be discovered, Education and Awareness Programme will start to prevent poaching of the last populations in Java.
Ecosystem Services in Biodiversity Conservation and Human Wellbeing: Evidence from Veun Sai-Siem Pang Conservation Area, CambodiaThis study is designed to estimate the value of major ecosystem services (ESS) of conservation forest in Cambodia and explore the effects of ESS on community wellbeing and forest conservation.
Galliformes of Central Region of Wangchuck Centennial Park, BhutanThe study aims to generate the diversity, distribution, density, abundance, and habitat use pattern of Glliformes in Wangchuck Centennial Park along with the dissemination of information on conservation of Galliformes.
Small Mammals in Small Country: Diversity and Conservation of Small Mammals in High Altitude Wetland of Phobjikha, Wangdiprodrang, Western BhutanThe project aims to document small mammal diversity and their relation to key habitat variables and publish pictorial guidebook with display of all pelage colors and morphometric measurements.