Philippine crocodile conservation

CML-Colloquium on Friday 12 December 2008, 13.00 hrs

Van Steenis building, Einsteinweg 2, Leiden


13:00 - 13:15   Opening by Dr. Hans de Iongh

13:15 - 13:45 Studying and conserving the Philippine crocodile in the wild: introduction to the CROC project by Jan van der Ploeg
13:45 - 14:15 Breeding ecology of Crocodylus mindorensis by Babette Alfons
14:15 - 14:45 Re-introduction of the Philippine crocodile: the effectiveness of head-starting Crocodylus mindorensis in North Luzon by Willem van de Ven

14:45 - 15:15 Coffee break (with photo impression of CROC activities in 2008)

15:15 - 15:45 Threats to freshwater fish species in the Cagayan Valley: the effect of municipal fishing and the introduction of exotic fishes on native fish species by Marcel Bok
15:45 - 16:15 Setting up a participatory monitoring system for freshwater fish sanctuaries by Kim Engelhart
16:15 - 16:45 The future of the Philippine crocodile: the continuity of Philippine crocodile research and conservation action in Northeast Luzon by Merlijn van Weerd

16:45 - 17:00 Discussion and closing remarks by Dr. Hans de Iongh

Last Modified: 19-11-2008