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Cost of Conservation

BORANA CONSERVANCY EXPENDITURE DIRECT COSTS 2013

STAFFING

Wildlife Protection - Anti-poaching Unit - Salaries, Training and Rations - $87,630
Wildlife Monitoring - Scouts Salaries, Training and Rations - $77,321
Community Support and Development. Training and Salaries - $28,588
Infrastructure Development, Support and Maintenance Team Salaries - $194,643

TOTAL                                                                                                           $388,182

AVIATION

Wildlife Security and Anti-poaching Air Patrols - subsidised by MCAD - $6,740
Wildlife Monitoring and Game Counts - $13,260

TOTAL                                                                                                             $20,000

VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT

Wildlife Security Deployments and Rapid Response - $11,562
Wildlife Monitoring Vehicles - $32,343
Community Support and Development Vehicles - $5,226

TOTAL                                                                                                             $49,131

CONSERVATION OVERHEADS

Fixed Asset and Infrastructure Development -
Buildings, Roads, Fences, Water and Electricity - $44,790
Offices and Administration - $11,319
Legal and Professional Licenses and Land Rent - $47,712

TOTAL                                                                                                          $103,821

TOTAL EXPENDITURE                                                                                   $561,134

 

 

Commerce can and should support the costs of environmental stewardship.

 

Michael Dyer