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Conservation Workshop on Small Mammal Research in Bhutan.     Read More...
Call for Nominations.     Read More...
Students from Kasetsart University Visited UWICE.     Read More...
Five Potential Butterfly Subspecies Found.     Read More...
Two New Birds Discovered.     Read More...

Conservation Workshop on Small Mammal Research in Bhutan

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A weeklong conservation workshop on small mammal research in Bhutan (20-26 August 2015) is underway at the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment, Lamai Goempa, Bumthang.  More than 25 participants from various National Parks, Territorial Division and NGOs (RSPN) are attending the workshop...   [Read more]



Call for Nominations

The Jigme Singye Wangchuck Outstanding Environmental Stewardship Award (JSW-OESA) is conferred as homage to His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo's selfless service and farsighted leadership...   [Read more]


Students from Kasetsart University Visited UWICE

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Five students from Kasetsart University in Thailand left on 14th of this month after a weeklong research attachment at UWICE. They arrived together with 7 faculty members on the 3rd of August...   [Read more]



Five Potential Butterfly Subspecies Found

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At least five new butterfly subspecies are likely to be discovered in Bhutan if claims from Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) are confirmed...   [Read more]



Two New Birds Discovered

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Three months after Bhutan added a new bird species, two new species – the Beautiful Sibia (Heterophasia pulchella) and Brown Accentor (Prunella fulvescens) were recorded into Bhutan’s ornithology list, taking the total count of species to 695...   [Read more]



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