Title:

An overview: symposium objectives, outcomes and actions

Publication Year:
2016
Abstract:

Main objective: Using tracking data to inform conservation and management: What tag data is being collected? Spatial/temporal coverage, How can we use this tagging data to assist conservation and/or wildlife management? Ideal outcomes: Better collaboration, Understanding the current situation, Quantifying changes looking forward (either climate based or as a result of conservation-based activities), Identify possible funding avenues. Monique MacKenzie - CREEM, St. Andrews, Scotland and Norman Owen-Smith - Wits University, RSA.

Meeting Name:
Symposium on animal movements & satellite tracking in Namibia, November 2016
Place:
Otjikoto Environmental Education Centre
Type:
Powerpoint Presentation
Item Type:
Presentation
Language:
en
Keywords:
wildlife conservation, wildlife population statistics, big game, spatial distribution, behavioural science, satellite, research project, telemetry, tracking plan, wildlife, monitoring data, monitoring technique, monitoring system, distribution, game (animals)

This record was an output of the Symposium on animal movements and satellite tracking in Namibia held at Otjikoto Private Game Reserve, B2Gold, 24 November 2016. You can see all outputs of this symposium here.