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WCC 2020 Res 079 - Activity Report

General Information
IUCN Constituent: 
IUCN SSC Galliformes Specialist Group 2021-2025
IUCN Constituent type: 
IUCN Species Survival Commission 2021-2025
Period covered: 
Geographic scope: 
Meso and South America
In implementing this Resolution your organization has worked/consulted with...
IUCN Commissions: 
IUCN Species Survival Commission 2021-2025 (SSC)
IUCN Secretariat: 
Other non-IUCN related organisations: 
The Mexican Alliance for Wildlife Conservation (Alianza Mexicana para la Conservación de la Vida Silvestre A.C.), Centro Ecológico del Estado de Sonora, Comisión Estatal de Desarrollo Sustentable del Estado de Sonora
Indicate and briefly describe any actions that have been carried out to implement this Resolution: 
Scientific/technical activitiesWe established the first aviary that contains in captivity the 15 species of wild Mexican quail (Odontophoridae) as an ex-situ conservation effort and investigation of their reproduction and breeding in captivity, including threatened species and of binational interest (Mexico / United States of North America). ) in conjunction with the state authorities of the state of Sonora, Mexico (State Commission for Sustainable Development and Ecological Center of the State of Sonora) and civil society organizations (Mexican Alliance for the Conservation of Wildlife & Sonoran Aviary for the protection of wild species)On-going
Please report on the result /achievement of the actions taken: 
achieve the successful reproduction and rearing of 7 species of Mexican wild quail. achieve the attention and awareness of Mexican society in terms of the ecological importance of these species and their biocultural value. achieve harmonious collaboration between civil society organizations, state and federal agencies, and educational entities
What challenges have you encountered in implementing this Resolution and what measures have you taken to overcome them?: 
Obtain free-living specimens capable of adapting to captive conditions and with reproductive potential. Control the appropriate humidity and temperature conditions for each species
Identify and briefly describe what future actions are planned for the implementation of this Resolution: 
Future ActionDescription
Capacity-buildingmaintain and increase the technical, economic and operational capacity to persist in the medium and long term
Scientific/technical activitiesdevelop reintroduction programs for species that have had reproductive and breeding success.
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