Dechen Lham | PhD Student

Project

Snow leopard conservation.

 

 

CV

  • 2016-present, PhD student, Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2013-2016, Senior Biodiversity Officer, Wildlife Conservation Division, Department of Forest and Park Services, Thimphu, Bhutan
  • 2011-2013, MSc in Forest and Nature Conservation, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands
  • 2008-2011, Park Manager, Royal Botanical Park Serbithang, National Biodiversity Centre, Thimphu, Bhutan
  • 2003-2007, BSc in Forestry, Major in Forest Biological Sciences, University of the Philippines Los Banos, Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines

 

Publications

Peer reviewed articles

  • Benson E., Forbes A., Korkeakoski M., Latif R., Lham D. (2014): Environment and climate mainstreaming: challenges and successes. Development in Practice 24:605-614.
  • Van Grunsven R.H.A., Lham D., van Geffen K.G., Veenendaal E.M. (2014): Range of attraction of a 6-W moth light trap. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 152:87-90.

Government Reports

  • Lham D., Thinley P., Wangchuk S., Wangchuk N. (2016) National Snow leopard Camera trap Survey. Report to the Wildlife Conservation Division of the Department of Forest and Park Services. Thimphu, Bhutan.
  • Thinley P., Lham D., Wangchuk S., Wangchuk N., Tenzin, Lham K., Tharchen L. (2016) Results of the sign survey, prey base survey of snow leopards in the Northern Landscape of Bhutan. Report to the Wildlife Conservation Division of the Department of Forest and Park Services. Thimphu, Bhutan.
  • Lham D., Dudley N, Wangchuk S., Stolton S. (2016) Bhutan State of Parks. Department of Forest and Parks Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forest, Thimphu, Bhutan.
  • Dudley N., Lham D., Stolton S., Wangchuk S., Wangchuk S. (2016) Bhutan Management Effectiveness Tracking Tool Plus. Final Version. Wildlife Conservation Division and Equilibrium Research. Thimphu, Bhutan.
  • Thinley P., Lham D., Wangchuk S., Wangchuk N., Dorji S., Tenzin, Lham K., Tharchen L. (2015) Field Manual for Surveying and Monitoring of Snow Leopards in Bhutan. Department of Forest and Parks Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forest, Thimphu, Bhutan.
  • Department of Forest and Parks Services (2015) Counting Tigers in Bhutan: report on the National Tiger Survey of Bhutan 2014-2015. Department of Forest and Parks Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forest, Thimphu, Bhutan.