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Baird's Tapir PHVA: Belize

 

BAIRD’S TAPIR CONSERVATION WORKSHOP
Population and Habitat Viability Assessment (PHVA)

The Belize Zoo & Tropical Education Center, Belize, Central America
August 15-19, 2005


Baird's Tapir

Illustration by Stephen Nash

Baird's PHVA participants photo
Participants at Baird's Tapir PHVA

Small action team meetings
Olga Montenegro of Colombia gives the Baird's tapir report for her country

Scotty, a tapir at the Belize Zoo
Belize Zoo : Scotty the tapir

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Baird's Tapir PHVA Report
2005 Baird's Tapir PHVA Report
15-19 August 2005
Belize Zoo, Belize

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PLANNING COMMITTEE
  • Patrícia Medici, Chair, IUCN/SSC Tapir Specialist Group (TSG), Brazil
  • Siân S. Waters, IUCN/SSC Tapir Specialist Group (TSG), United Kingdom
  • William Konstant, Deputy-Chair, IUCN/SSC Tapir Specialist Group (TSG), United States
  • Alberto Mendoza, Chair, AZA Tapir TAG, United States
  • Alan Shoemaker, Red List Authority, IUCN/SSC Tapir Specialist Group (TSG), United States
  • Celso Poot, Education Department, The Belize Zoo, Belize
CBSG FACILITATORS/MODELERS
  • Philip S. Miller, Program Officer, IUCN/SSC ConservationBreeding Specialist Group (CBSG) - Headquarters USA
  • Amy Camacho, Convener, IUCN/SSC Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG) - Mexico Regional Network
  • Luis Carrillo, Facilitator, IUCN/SSC Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG) - Mexico Regional Network
  • Anders Gonçalves, Modeller, IUCN/SSC Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG) - Brasil Regional Network

Many thanks to our generous institutional and financial supporters who made this meeting possible:

INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT
  • IUCN/SSC Tapir Specialist Group (TSG)
  • IUCN/SSC Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG)
  • Houston Zoo Inc., United States
  • The Belize Zoo & Tropical Education Center, Belize, Central America
  • Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) Tapir Taxon Advisory Group (TAG)
  • European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA) Tapir Taxon Advisory Group (TAG)
  • World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Colombia
  • Conservation International (CI), Colombia

FINANCIAL SUPPORT

  • Africam Safari, Mexico
  • Bergen County Zoological Park, United States
  • BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, United States
  • Brevard Zoo, United States
  • Chicago Board of Trade Endangered Species Fund, Brookfield Zoo, Chicago Zoological Society, United States
  • Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo Conservation Fund, United States
  • Conservation International’s Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF), United States
  • Copenhagen Zoo, Denmark
  • Franklin Park Zoo, United States
  • Houston Zoo Inc., United States
  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, United States
  • Lee Richardson Zoo, United States
  • Los Angeles Zoo, United States
  • Louisiana Purchase Zoo, United States
  • Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens, United States
  • Nashville Zoo, United States
  • Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo, United States
  • Private Donors
  • San Diego Zoo, United States
  • Sedgwick County Zoo, United States
  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Division of International Conservation, United States
  • Virginia Zoological Park, United States
  • World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA), Switzerland
  • Wuppertal Zoo, Germany
  • XCARET Zoo, Mexico
PARTICIPANTS SPONSORSHIP
  • Africam Safari, Mexico
  • Área de Conservación La Amistad Pacífico, Costa Rica
  • Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas, Mexico
  • Consejo Nacional de Áreas Protegidas (CONAP), Guatemala
  • Conservation Division, Ministry of Natural Resources, Belize
  • Continental Airlines, Partnership Houston Zoo Inc., United States
  • Corporación Hondureña de Desarrollo Forestal (AFE-COHDEFOR), Honduras
  • Dirección Biodiversidad, Ministerio del Ambiente, Honduras
  • El Colegio de la Frontera Sur (ECOSUR), Mexico
  • El Nispero Zoo, Republic of Panama
  • Fundación Wii, Colombia
  • ICADE, Honduras
  • Instituto de Historia Natural y Ecología, Mexico
  • Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Biológicos “Alexander von Humboldt”, Colombia
  • IPÊ - Instituto de Pesquisas Ecológicas, Brazil
  • IUCN/SSC Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG) - Headquarters and Mexico
  • IUCN/SSC TSG Conservation Fund (TSGCF)
  • La Marina Zoo, Costa Rica
  • Parque Nacional Sierra del Lacandon, Guatemala
  • Parque Nacional Volcán Tenorio, Costa Rica
  • Parque XCARET, Mexico
  • Parque Zoológico de León, Mexico
  • Patronato “Amigos del Águila Harpia”, Republic of Panama
  • Programme for Belize
  • Sistema Nacional de Áreas de Conservación, Ministerio del Ambiente y Energía (MINAE), Costa Rica
  • Sociedad Mastozoologica de Panamá, Republic of Panama
  • Summit Zoo, Republic of Panama
  • Tropical Science Center, Costa Rica
  • UN.A.CH., Policlínica y Diagnóstico Veterinario, Mexico
  • Universidad Autónoma de Honduras (UNAH), Honduras
  • Universidad de Costa Rica, Costa Rica
  • Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, Guatemala
  • Universidad del Mar - Campus Puerto Escondido, Mexico
  • Universidad Nacional (UNAL), Colombia
  • Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica, Costa Rica
  • Virginia Zoological Park, United States
  • Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Guatemala
  • Zoológico "Miguel Álvarez del Toro" (ZOOMAT), Mexico
  • Zoológico Nacional La Aurora, Guatemala



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