Plant Identification Assessment

With the completion of teaching, Forest Ecology and Field Botany, students were made to undertake plant identification by their module tutor since the students have also undergone a week long plant identification field trip. More than thirty species were displayed and all the trainees were made to identify and write down the scientific name, common name and family for each. [Read More...]

Long Term Bird Monitoring Initiated at the UWICE Research Preserve

The UWICE has begun the long term bird monitoring program on the 22nd August, 2013. Three mist-net lines were laid in the UWICE Research Preserve, covering three habitats- blue pine forest, stream ravine and wetland. Mist netting exercise shall be conducted third week of every month. This would be one of the best ways to learn and teach birds. [Read More...]

SFS-Bhutan Program Research Symposium

SFS-UWICE (The School for Field Studies- the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment) students’ research symposium was held at UWICE. The aim of the symposium is to present the findings of directed research carried out by SFS students during their 6-week program period in Bhutan. [Read More...]

Orientation Program for Sixth Batch at UWICE

The orientation program for the sixth batch certificate course in Conservation, Environment and Forestry Studies at Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) began on 2nd July 2013. The new batch consists of thirty trainees including twenty boys and ten girls. [Read More...]