Shearing of Wild Guanacos in Patagonia: A New Threat for their Already Depressed Populations?Through this project we plan to evaluate the disruption of social structure, increase of mortality and decrease of reproduction due to shearing of wild guanacos.
Study of the Causes of Death of Captive Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) Hatchlings in the Chitwan National Park, NepalThe study will attempt to find the cause of mortality of young Gharials. The knowledge thus obtained will aid on better management of captive Gharials in the range countries and boost the number to supplement the natural population so as to increase their long-term survival in nature.
Measuring Impact and Sustainability of Amazon Hunting in ColombiaMy project aims to evaluate and compare differential mammal abundances in a protected (ANP) and an unprotected site (CRV) with differential hunting levels by several human cultural groups in Colombian Amazonia, focusing on wild cats and their prey.
The Impact of Puma Predation and Human Harassment on Two Species of Threatened Wild South American Camelids: A Regional and Seasonal Assessment in Protected Areas of North Western ArgentinaThis project will extend existing research on threats to the South American camelid population to 6 additional reserves in northwestern and central Argentina.
Environmental Education Programme for the Population Living Around the Deng Deng Forest in the East Province of CameroonGlobal Village Cameroon plans to train the population living around the Deng Deng forest on environmental best practices and sustainable management of forest resources.
Hornbills, Hoolocks, Hog Badgers - Long-Term Monitoring of Threatened Wildlife with Local Communities in Arunachal Pradesh, North-East IndiaThis project will work with local communities to establish rigorous long-term wildlife monitoring protocols and assess landscape level changes in forest cover.
Roost Location and Protection Using Indigenous Communities in the Nicobar Group of Islands, IndiaThis project is an ecological initiative involving indigenous communities of the Nicobar Islands, India. It aims at conserving the endemic Nicobar flying fox or Tayam Peh from hunting pressure and current forest practices in the Nicobar Islands.
Community-Based Conservation of Endangered Primates in Southwest CameroonThe project aims at promoting the conservation of animal wildlife and the sustainable harvest of natural resources by building the capacity of local communities and support local initiatives in the long term conservation of endangered wildlife in the Korup Region of Cameroon.
Developing a Strategy to Curb Hunting in the Balpakram Baghmara Community Conservation LandscapeTo study the features of hunting in the Balpakram Baghmara Community Conservation Landscape, Meghalaya, India and develop a strategy, in consultation and with the participation of local stakeholders, to curb such hunting and protect biodiversity in the region.
Hunting by Tribal Communities in Arunachal Pradesh, Northeast India : Implications for Wildlife ConservationThrough this project, I aim to understand and quantify the intensity of hunting and assess its impacts on wildlife populations in the state.