Agenda

The 13th
WETLAND ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT IN THE MEKONG BASIN
July, 2016 Sponsors Host

Yangon University, Myanmar

Date

Schedule

Lecturers

July 2

Arrival day. International participants arriving in Yangon international airport.

 

July 3

Registration

 

 

Opening speech by The Rector of Yangon University

 

 

Welcome addresses by donors

 

 

Review of Network activities and Course introduction

Orientation and introduction of training course -Participant introduction

Duong Van Ni

Tran Triet

 

Lecture 1: Wetland ecosystem : definition, structure and function

Sansanee Choowaew

 

Lecture 2: Wetland hydrology

Richard Keim

 

Lecture 3: Wetland Soil

Duong Van Ni

Lecture 4: Special topic related to Myanmar wetlands

Local expert

Lecture 5: Wetland plants and vegetation

Tran Triet

July 4

Hydrology assignment presentation

Richard Keim

Lecture 6: Surface elevation monitoring methodology

Don Cahoon

Lecture 7: Water birds

Nguyen Hoai Bao

Lecture 8: Wetland values and valuation

Sansanee Choowaew

Lecture 9: Special topic related to Myanmar wetlands

Local expert

Introduction to field sites

Tran Triet

July 5

Travel to Ayeyawardy delta, SET installation

All instructors

July 6

SET installation, Wetland surveys

All instructors

July 7

Travel to Moeyingyi Ramsar Site

 

July 8

Wetland surveys in Mowyingyi

 

July 9

Wetland surveys in Moeyingyi, return to Yangon

All instructors

July 10

Rest day

 

July 11

Data analysis and report writing

All instructors

July 12

Data analysis and report writing

All instructors

July 13

Data analysis and report writing

All instructors

July 14

Workshop – presentation of training results

 

Training course evaluation

 

Closing ceremony

 

July 15

Departure day

 

Contact Information

Nguyen Hoai Bao

nhbao@hcmus.edu.vn


Contact Details

Duong Van Ni

CEO, Wetland University Network (WUN)

College of Natural Resource Management

T: +84 909 987 887

E: duongvani@gmail.com

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