Primate Survey Methods Training and Data inter-observer Reliability Test (II)

News | Posted on 2023-03-02

16 foresters from Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park, Royal Manas National Park, Dagana, Tsirang and Sarpang Forest Division are participating in a two-day training ( March 2 & 3, 2023) on primate survey methodologies at Gelephu, Sarpang followed by a week-long data inter-observer reliability test in their respective field offices. By the end of the training, participants will be able to coordinate and assist socio-ecological studies on primates, as well as use the same protocols when collecting field data using online data collection apps.

The training is part of the citizen scientist capacity development component funded by USAIDS, the NAS, and the PEERS project.