GIS AND REMOTE SENSING IN CONSERVANCY AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT COURSE

Type of Resource

Format

Language

On-site training

Certificate

English

GIS AND REMOTE SENSING IN CONSERVANCY AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT COURSE Start Date: 01/07/2019 End Date: 05/07/2019 for 5 days Register online: https://bit.ly/2GqlbIr Organizer: DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY (www.data-afriqueconsultancy.org) Course fee: KSH 70,000, USD 1,000 INTRODUCTION Geographic Information Systems (GIS) involve collecting/capturing, storing, processing, manipulating, analyzing, managing, retrieving and displaying geo-referenced data. Remote sensing is the acquisition of information about an object or phenomenon without making physical contact with the object. Wildlife management requires reliable and consistent information on the abundance, distribution of species and their habitats as well as threats. Therefore, the application of remote sensing (RS) and geographic information system (GIS) in the wildlife management and conservation aids in data collection and analysis of wildlife abundance, their distribution as well as providing data suitable for conservation planning and management. COURSE OBJECTIVES At the end of this course, the participant will be able to: DURATION 5 Days WHO SHOULD ATTEND This course targets individuals working with wildlife especially the vets, tour guides, rangers, and all persons interested in learning about how to use GPS on wildlife. COURSE CONTENT This course reviews the application of remote sensing and GIS techniques in wildlife management and conservation under the following themes: Module 1: Introduction and definitions of key concepts    Introduction to GPS Module 2: GIS data management Module 3: Mapping Module 4: Analysis and Monitoring using GIS and remote sensing Module 5: public participation and mobile data gathering Case studies in conservancy and wildlife management GENERAL NOTES

Developed by / Author

DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY


Cost

1000 USD


Issue Certification

YES


Publisher

DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY


Date

Start Date: 01/07/2019 End Date: 05/07/2019 for 5 days


Typical Duration

5 days


Country

KENYA


Audience

This course targets individuals working with wildlife especially the vets, tour guides, rangers, and all persons interested in learning about how to use GPS on wildlife


Contact

+254723360025


Link

https://bit.ly/2GqlbIr


 


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