New and Completed Projects
2014 - Developed management plans for 5 new national parks on San Salvador Island.
2014 - Provided expert guidance on options to control invasive species which is destroying habitat critical for migratory waterfowl and highly visited by the general public. Also provide analysis on the underlying source of the problem.
2013 - Developed park expansion plans for 3 national parks.
2013 - Assessment trip to develop strategies to strengthen the management of the national park system and forests.
2014 - (Planned) Working with the Paulson Foundation, assist the national government in the development of a national park service, with prototype parks in Wuyishan and Yunnan provinces.
2013 - Review and provision of suggestions for improvement of the Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Shennongjia National Nature Reserve (management, nature trails, volunteer program, and working with communities).
2011 - Conducted assessment of Panda Nature Reserves and adjoining potential Conservation Reserve in Sichuan Province.
2011 - Delivered workshop on Volunteer services in Xishuangbanna National Park, Yunnan Province.
2011 - Phase 1: Development of long range interpretive plan, and visitor center plan for Laojunshan National Park, Yunnan Province.
2011 - Phase 2: Complete long range interpretive and visitor servcies plan for Laojunshan National Park, Yunnan Province.
2010 - Delivered training in Baoshan and Gaologanshan Nature Reserve and site visit to Meli Snow Mountain and Pudacao National parks.
2009 - Lead presenter at workshop on park management in Lijiang, Yunnan Province; site visit to Laojunshan National Park with Chinese protected areas managers from throughout Yunnan Province.
Training in Washington, DC for managers of nature reserves under the Beijing Municipal Government.
2014 - (Planned) As part of ICCF’s International Conservation Corps, assist the Colombian national park service in the management of tourism based upon its national parks.
2013 - Conducted a fee harmonization study of yachting mooring fees in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Lucia, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Antigua Barbuda.
2012 - Assessment trip to develop proposals for the implementation of the protected areas system plan, and preparation of an Interpretive Systems Plan.
2012 - Assessment trip to evaluate strategies to strengthen stewardship of the Naibunga Conservancy in Kenya.
2014 - (Planned) As part of ICCF’s International Conservation Corps, assist the Naibunga Conservancy in developing land use planning and strengthening the ranger corps.
SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
2013 - Provided scientific expertise to assist in the development of the Cumberland Watershed management plan, an evaluation of the natural vegetation communities, and strategy to conduct inventory of 4 IUCN Red Listed Species.
SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
2012 - Assessment trip to develop comprehensive biological inventories, development of a monitoring system, and a National Marine Reserve.
2014 - (Planned) Strengthen Khao Yai National Park, working with the Amata Foundation, Thai Park Service, and the U.S. National Park Service.
2011 - Attended Workshop in Khao Yai National park to assess potential for future planning.
2011 - Worked with Freeland Foundation implementing monitoring (camera traps) and anti-poaching activities in Pang Sida National Park
2011 - Assessment trip to various parks and protected areas in central and northern Mongolia.
2012 - Assessment trip to Baikalski Nature Reserve (Lake Baikal).