Location: National Zoo's Conservation and Research Center, Front Royal, Virginia, USA.
Dates: 16-28 May 2010.
Subject: Latest methodologies and approaches to biodiversity assessment and monitoring with a special emphasis on amphibians.
- Field assessment and monitoring techniques such as call surveys, artificial cover, drift fences and pitfall, mark and recaptures, transects and plots, and larvae surveys.
- Amphibian identification, taxonomy, and collection.
- Captive breeding and animal husbandry.
- Wildlife toxicology.
- Disease and pathology.
Information: Conservation training course.