Module 2: Ungulate Surveys

        Module 2: Ungulate Surveys An on-line resource for practitioners     About this course Asia’s mountain ungulates– also known as the Mountain Monarchs of high Asia- play an important role in maintaining ecosystems by influencing vegetation structure and nutrient cycling. These include Argali (Ovis ammon), Blue…

Trainings

…leopard population abundance/density. The Module is now available ONLINE. Please start at your convenience. MODULE 2 Ungulate Surveys   Module 2 aims to share the latest techniques and good practices for surveying wild ungulates across snow leopard habitats. More information here. The Module is now available ONLINE. Please start at…

Module 5: Genetics

…Amoeba Sisters: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCb2GCoLSBXjmI_Qj1vk-44g DNA: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kK2zwjRV0M&t=511s Heredity: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBezq1fFUEA&t=309s Part 1: Conservation Genetics: Opportunities and needs for snow leopards https://youtu.be/QwdvtKdC_Ls Part 2: Molecular markers for conservation research https://youtu.be/E8_XGb8xZDc Part 3: Difficulties of non-invasive genetics https://youtu.be/CjJMeFnP1oY Session 2: Sampling design & Lab etiquettes As preparation for this session please refer to the following…

Module 4: Social Research

…How to ask the right questions? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2aXPdH2Om0 Part 2: How to sample adequately? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-tpMGq4WhAU&t=12s Session 3: Study Design and Data Collection  As preparation for this session please refer to the following publication: Nyumba, T., Wilson, K., Derrick, C.J. and Mukherjee, N., 2018. The use of focus group discussion methodology: Insights…

Module 1: Camera Trap Surveys

…explore sampling.     Part 1: Sampling Basics Download Presentation   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_NcCUYpGsI     Part 2: Lego Practical Exercise https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uic1GTU-Tc       Part 3: Sampling Needs & Designs Download Presentation   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=is9E6GMyoRg       Session 2 Spatial Capture Recapture Session 2 introduces participants to the principles of Spatial Capture…

SLN Training Initiative – Community Conservation – Module 3

…principles and guidelines for community-based conservation, called the ‘PARTNERS principles’, have been developed based on the extensive experience of snow leopard conservation practitioners. They comprise a set of eight key principles for effectively taking forward community-based conservation programs. The principles have evolved into a workshop and an online toolkit to…