Call for UWICER Annual Quotation

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research (UWICER), Bumthang is pleased to invite sealed bids from eligible Bhutanese suppliers and firms for the supply of following items at Bumthang, Thimphu, Gelephu and Darla office: [Read More...]

Historically Significant Trees of Bhutan Launched

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research published Historically Significant Trees of Bhutan during the opening ceremony of the 10th World Dendro Conference on June 10, 2018 at the conference hall of the Royal University of Bhutan in Thimphu. This is an effort of the institute to document the stories behind each historically significant trees of Bhutan and to check the age of the tree through the use of dendrochronology. [Read More...]

Basic GPS and GIS training

Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research is conducting a week long  Basic GIS and GPS training from today at Lamai Goempa, Bumthang. The training is being attended by 35 participants from various organizations besides the officials from the Department of Forest and Park Services. [Read More...]

10th World Dendro Conference

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research in collaboration with the Tree Ring Laboratory, Columbia University and Department of Geography, University of Cambridge is organizing the 10th World Dendro Conference at the conference hall of the Royal University of Bhutan, in Thimphu: Bhutan from today till June 15, 2018. The opening ceremony of the conference was graced by His Excellency Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Minister for Ministry of Agriculture and Forests. [Read More...]