ANNOUNCEMENT: RSPN’s Jigme Khesar Environmental Resource Centre (JKERC) Library will be hosting a webinar on using EBSCO environmental databases.
The JKERC currently has access to EBSCO Environment Complete and EBSCO’s Sustainability Reference Centre. Combined these databases provide access to over 1000 full-text journals and 200 e-books related to the environment. RSPN members have free access to these databases.
This is to inform general public and relevant institutions that the Royal Society for Protection Nature, Thimphu will be carrying out the following activities in Phobjikha:
1. Renovation of Black-necked Crane Visitor Center at Phobjikha to be implemented between July 2013 to January 2014.
2. Development and maintenance of Board walk along the Gangtey Nature trail in Phobjikha valley from June – September 2013.
Royal Society for Protection of Nature in Thimphu invite sealed bids from National Contractors (small) registered with CDB and having valid Trade License for renovation of Black Necked Crane Information Center, Construction of Fencing , Landscaping and construction of retaining walls at Phobjikha in Wangdue Phodrang.
The Phobjikha Environment Management Committee (PEMC) will be hosting the 14th Annual Black-Necked Crane Festival on 11th November 2012 at the Gangtey Goenpa in Phobjikha valley, Wangduephodrang.
Starting this year, the entry fee for the festival will be Nu. 500.00 per international visitors. The entry fee has been initiated by the committee to help them sustain the festival.