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  • Orientation program for 3rd batch of Nature Guide and Ecotourism Course conducted

    bDecember 1, Bumthang: The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) conducted an orientation program for 3rd batch of Nature Guide and Ecotourism Course on 1st December, 2016. The trainees were welcomed by the Officiating Director, faculty and management of the Institute. The Dean of training and academic affairs and some faculty members briefed the trainees on various teaching and learning facilities, course curriculum, rules and regulation of the Institute.

    This batch of trainees consists of 22 tourist guides from various tour companies to under-take one and half month course. The course will include both theory and field practical basically the identification of plants, mammals, butterflies, and birds.

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  • Forest Fire Coordination and Planning Meeting held in Gyelpoizhing

    untitled-1November 25, Mongar: Thirty seven participants including ten fire and rescue personals from Kurichu Hydro Power Cooperation (KHPC), ten from the Royal Bhutan Police, five DeSuups, ten forestry personals from Range Office, Gyelpoizhing and two coordinators from Drepong and Tsangkhar community forest fire management groups attended a daylong Forest Fire Coordination and Management Planning Meeting. It was held at the KHPC conference hall with fund support from the Geog Administration, Drepong.

    The meeting was aimed to bring all the agencies under Gyelpoizhing town to work together and share the responsibility on forest fire which is essential to prepare for its prevention and effective response.

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  • Notice inviting tender

    The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment, Bumthang is pleased to invite sealed bids from eligible Bhutanese suppliers for the supply of weather Station for immediate purchase.

    A complete set of bidding documents can be downloaded from our website www.uwice.gov.bt from November 27, 2016. The last date of submission of bid is on or before 12 December, 2016 at 11:30AM. The bid should be accompanied by Bid Security/EMD of Nu. 20,000/-(Twenty Thousand only).

    The cost of tender documents is Nu.300.00 only (Non-refundable). Please note that tender documents without the document purchase cost will be rejected. Proper address and contact information is mandatory. For further information please contact Administrative Officer at 03631946 during office hour.

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  • Pemagatshel New Divisional Forest Office Inaugurated

    untitled-2A new Pemagatshel Divisional Forest Office was inaugurated at Nangkhor under Shumar geog on 17 November 2016. The venerable Lam Neten of Pemagatshel inaugurated the office in presence of Dasho Drangpon, Dasho Dzongrab, Police Officer in Command, Dzongkhag Sector heads, regional representatives, local government leaders and other people. On the day, Trashi Khadar was also offered to the new Chief Forestry Officer.

    The office will benefit the people in receiving the timely and efficient forestry services. At present, Pemagatshel has two Range Offices, one each at Pemagatshel and Ngangla; three Beat Offices, one each at Dungmaed, Yurung and Nanong, and two Checkposts at Kherogompa and Nganglam.

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  • Vacancy at NRED

    The Nature Recreation & Ecotourism Division under Department of Forest & Park Services, MoAF, Thimphu is pleased to re-announced the vacancy for the post of Elementary Support Personnel. This is in continuation to our letter no. NRED/LMG-10/2016/230 dated 26the October, 2016.

    The candidates meeting the eligibility criteria may apply to Chief Forestry Officer, NRED for the above posts w,e,f 18th November to 1st December, 2016 with following documents. Continue reading  Post ID 6707

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