Training on UWICE Waterbirds Initiative

More than 20 officials from various national parks and territorial divisions from around the country attended a training on UWICE Waterbirds Initiative (6-7th February 2014), hosted by the Ugyen Wangchuk Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) in Phuntsholing. The participants were educated in visual and acoustic identification of waterbirds. [Read More...]

Third Forest Management Unit (FMU) Seminar

The 3rd FMU Seminar begun in Phuntsholing from yesterday (5th February 2014). The Forest Resources Management Division (FRMD) and the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) jointly organize the seminar. [Read More...]

Training for Focal Teachers and Principals on Phenology Observation

A week-long training on phenology observation is underway in Samdrup Jongkhar. In total, 24 participants including principals and focal teachers of schools are participating the training. The training has been conducted as a part of capacity development for schools piloted for the phenology project. During the training session, participants will be trained on phenology observation, recording, and web based reporting system. [Read More...]

Training Workshop on Camera Trap Data Organization and Analysis at UWICE

The Forestry Officers and Data Managers from the different Parks and Territory Divisions, attended a two days training workshop on camera trap data organization and analysis at the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) on 24th and 25th January, 2014. This training of trainers will develop expertise among forestry officers and data managers in the use of this dedicated camera trapping software. [Read More...]