Workshop for Wildlife Managers in Burma

ID: 2001-1529

Creator: Hansen, Carl C

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 1, 2001

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-009, Smithsonian Photographic Services Collection

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Summary

In January and February 2001 a group of Scientists from the SI Conservation Research Center, Front Royal, part of the National Zoological Park, made a trip to Myanmar (Burma) for the purpose of teaching a workshop to introduce Myanmar Park staff (wardens, vets and rangers) how to map the trails in their parks, survey for wild elephants and how to radio collar elephants to track their use of the park. Chris Wemmer, Director of CRC was the project leader. This image shows elephants and a warden at the site.

Subject

Conservation Biology Institute (National Zoological Park)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-009, Smithsonian Photographic Services Collection

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

February 1, 2001

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Elephants

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

2001-1529

Physical description

Color: Color Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print Number of Images: 1;

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