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Short Courses

Biodiversity Management  

SUMMARY

Dates:           23 March to 3 April 2020
Duration:     10days
Cost:             R5900.00 p/p (All-inclusive accommodation, catering and training. Transport to and from SAWC for own cost)
Venue:          Southern African Wildlife College
Address:       Kempiana Nature Reserve, On the Orpen Rd R531, Kruger National Park.

 

COURSE INFORMATION

Learning Outcomes for this module:

  • Evaluate the interactions between the different eco-system components relevant to a conservation area.
  • Plan and implement the necessary activities to enable the monitoring and reporting of fauna populations in a conservation area.
  • Plan and implement the necessary activities to enable the monitoring and reporting of flora populations in a conservation area.
  • Interpret the patterns and processes shaping landscapes and its effects on species interaction, movement and distribution in support of conservation planning.

Strategic areas covered

  • Biodiversity and its value
  • Biodiversity: creation and destruction
  • Conservation strategies past, present and future
  • Selecting and designing reserve networks
  • Monitoring biodiversity
  • Managing biodiversity
  • The task ahead

Who can attend?: Park Wardens, Conservation Agency Management Staff, People involved in designing, planning, monitoring and evaluation of Parks and Reserves or Conservation Programmes.

Accreditation: This course is a NQF level 6 course and is institutionally accredited by the Southern African Wildlife College. Attendees is required to complete assessments and a practical assignments.

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