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May 31, 2017

NEWSLETTER WCS COLOMBIA - MAY

WCS Colombia shares with you the new edition of the informative boulletin "En Terreno". 


It includes details of the first tests of SMART Connect tool and a note regarding the meeting between representatives of the two work regions of the Wildlife Project (Llanos Orientales -Eastern Plains- and Magdalena Medio).
May 31, 2017

NEWSLETTER WCS COLOMBIA - FEBRUARY

WCS Colombia shares the new edition of its bulletin En Terreno.


The contents include details on the implementation of a beekeeping pilot project in Magdalena Medio and a note on the work done in advance in Cinaruco as part the declaratory of new protected areas for the country.


May 10, 2017

Job opportunity - Director WCS Colombia

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter in English or Spanish to wcslatinamerica@wcs.org and postulaciones@gestiontalento.com with Ref: Country Director Colombia.

 

Please include at least two references and your salary expectations.

Profile: PhD or Master’s degree and extensive equivalent experience in leading and overseeing projects in fields related to environmental management, preferably in Colombia.

Deadline: June 5th, 2017

February 23, 2017

NEWSLETTER WCS COLOMBIA - JANUARY

WCS Colombia  shares the new edition of its newsletter En Terreno.


Its contents include details of the initial activities of the project "Río Saldaña, una cuenca de vida" -Saldaña River, a basin of life-, and a note on the haciendas that hace supported the conservation initiatives in Magdalena Medio.

Publications

Author(s): Fundepúblico, Fondo Acción, WCS Colombia
Year: 2016
Description/Abstract: Mercados Ambientales Emergentes en Colombia
Journal/Source: WCS Colombia
Publisher: WCS Colombia
Full Citation: Mercados Ambientales Emergentes en Colombia

Description/Abstract: Guía para iniciar con SMART. Herramienta de monitoreo e información espacial para el control y vigilancia en áreas protegidas.
Publisher: WCS Colombia
Full Citation: Guía para iniciar con SMART. Herramienta de monitoreo e información espacial para el control y vigilancia en áreas protegidas.
Author(s): C. A. Cultid-Medina, F. Escobar
Year: 2016
Description/Abstract: Assessing the Ecological Response of Dung Beetles in an Agricultural Landscape Using Number of Individuals and Biomass in Diversity Measures. Article: Environmental Entomology Advance Access published January 23, 2016
Full Citation: Assessing the Ecological Response of Dung Beetles in an Agricultural Landscape Using Number of Individuals and Biomass in Diversity Measures
Author(s): Leonor Valenzuela, Mariana Sarmiento, Mónica Ramírez, Lina María Caro, Isaac Goldstein, Germán Foreno, Padu Franco
Year: 2016
Description/Abstract: Marco conceptual para el monitoreo y la toma de decisiones: Una aplicación para la región del Piedemonte Andino-Amazónico.
Journal/Source: WCS Colombia
Publisher: WCS Colombia
Full Citation: Marco conceptual para monitoreo
Author(s): Mariana Sarmiento, Lucas Buitrago, William Cardona.
Year: 2015
Description/Abstract: Este resumen, presentado en forma de cartilla para facilitar su consulta, ofrece un vistazo a los principales hallazgos y utilidades del documento de Orientaciones.
Journal/Source: WCS Colombia
Publisher: WCS Colombia
Full Citation: Resumen documento Orientaciones para el diseño e implementación efectiva de Planes de Compensación Ambiental en la Amazonía Andina de Colombia, Ecuador y Perú

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