And You

Do you want to participate in the successful work that is being carried out in Campo Ma'an? Here is a comprehensive list of what the project needs:
Vehicles
  • 2 four-wheel drive vehicles
  • 2 boats with outboard motors
  • 2 outboard motors (75 and 40 HP)
  • 25 all terrain motorbikes for patrols

Communications and electronic material
  • 5 computers
  • 8 high-capacity laptops
  • 1 ARC-GIS 8.x software programme
  • 1 MAPINFO software programme
  • 1 Distance software programme
  • 1 SPSS software programme
  • 1 plotter
  • 10 GPS with antenna (GPS III)
  • 25 cyber trackers (GPS combined with pocket computer, to gather data in forest)
  • 1 VSAT
  • 5 mobile communications posts (portable radios for forest patrols)
  • 5 digital cameras
  • 2 digital video cameras
  • 2 beamers
  • 1 combined DVD/VHS player
  • 1 external DVD recorder
  • 2 high capacity printers
  • 1 ZOPP planning kit

Equipment

  • 25 compasses
  • 5 solar panels for research camps in the forest
  • 25 tents, 50 backpacks, 30 mattresses, and 30 sleeping bags for guards and research teams in the forest
  • 20 binoculars for guards and research teams
  • 3 dendrometers for research studies
  • 3 clinometers for research studies
  • 20 topofils
  • 20 decameters
  • 100 weatherproof note books
  • 100 uniforms for the guards, the guides, and the research teams
  • 100 pairs of rubber boots for the guards, the guides, and the research teams
  • 50 waterproof electric torches for the patrols in the forest 3 generating units to equip community-based ecotourism schemes

Contacts:

Bertin Tchikangwa Nkanje

Campo-Ma'an Project Leader
WWF Central African Regional Programme Office (CARPO)
Tel: +237 221 62 67 or +237 221 70 84
Fax: +237 221 42 40 or +237 221 70 85
E-mail: btchikangwa@wwfcarpo.org

Olivier van Bogaert
Senior Press Officer
WWF International
Tel: +41 22 364 95 54
Fax: +41 22 364 83 07
E-mail: ovanbogaert@wwfint.org

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