Conservation Initiative of Dipterocarpus turbinatus: A Critically Endangered Tree Species of Northeast India This research and application work will estimate present population status, habitat characterisation and initiate longstanding conservation strategy and action on critically endangered tree species Dipterocarpus turbinatus
Defining Conservation Priorities of Seasonally Dry Tropical Forest, One Ecosystem Globally Threatened: Conservation Insights under Future Global Climate ChangeTo perform a biogeographical study by attending the origins and relationships among the main areas of Neotropical Seasonally Dry Forest (SDTFs) to re-evaluate its conservation status and to define conservation priorities along its distribution.
Empowering Community at Three Villages Adjacent to Mikumi National Park on Participatory Management and Protection of African Elephants’ Habitat TanzaniaOur aims are:
- To increase protection and management of elephant’s habitat in Mikumi National Park.
- To end human – elephant’s conflict incidences between adjacent villages and park.
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.
Ecology, Land Use/Cover Change, and Carbon Sequestration Potential of Islands of Lake Tana and its Surrounding Vegetation, North Western EthiopiaAim of the project: This research project will document information on plant species composition, land use/cover change, carbon sequestration potential and the soil seed bank of Lake Tana and surrounding vegetation.
ssessing Biodiversity and its Relationship with Habitat Structure in Coastal Woodlands of Buenos Aires Province: An Opportunity for Environmental EducationAims of this project: -To determine biodiversity in forest patches and influences of deforestation- To make talares known to the general public so they will better understand what a forest is and why they should protect them.
Integrated Indigenous Knowledge-Based Approaches for the Conservation of Nyangores Sub-Catchment of the Upper Mara River BasinTo map out private/community forest resources and integrate local indigenous knowledge in the training, education and conservation initiatives of the Nyangores catchment.
Dung Beetle Diversity in Intact Forest Landscapes of the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve: Implications for Conservation in Adjacent Human-Modified LandscapesThis project aims at generating information about the ecology of Scarabaeinae dung beetles, analyzing species diversity and distribution patterns in relation to natural forest heterogeneity in the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve. Subsequently, dung beetle diversity response to forest transformation in neighboring communal lands will be examined involving community members.
Monitoring of Growth and Health of Native Tree Species in Agroforestry Systems in the Peruvian Amazon using Mobile Electronic Devices We aim to develop and pilot a monitoring tool for assessing native species tree growth on using mobile electronic devices. Improved monitoring of tree growth and health patterns will ultimately enable better management, and success in the restoration of degraded lands in the Peruvian Amazon through agroforestry.
What Can Reveal the Tree Rings of Nothofagus Macrocarpa about the Conservation State of the Mediterranean Deciduous Forest of Central Chile?This study will provide a vision about the conservation state of the Mediterranean deciduous forest of central Chile through of the N. Macrocarpa remaining populations.