• BES completes independent review of CA|TS sites in Bhutan

    The Conservation Assured Tiger Standards (CA|TS) is an accreditation scheme that encourages tiger conservation areas to meet a set of standards and criteria, created by an international group of experts and protected area managers that assures effective and long-term...

  • BES premiered “Power of the River” in Thimphu

      The Bhutan Ecological Society premiered a documentary entitled Power of the River: Expedition to the Heart of Water in Bhutan on 30th April in Thimphu. The film, directed and produced by American film director Greg I. Hamilton, features...

  • SFS-Bhutan Program Research Symposium held in Thimphu

    The School for Field Studies Bhutan Spring Program Research Symposium 2018 was held at Hotel Druk in Thimphu on 7th May 2018 to present research carried out by SFS students during their 3-month semester program period in Bhutan. Fifteen undergraduate...

  • Memorandum of Understanding was signed with UWICER and SFS

    Her Royal Highness Princess Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck, the royal patron of BES graced the tripartite memorandum of understanding (MoU) signing between the Bhutan Ecological Society (BES), Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research (UWICER), and the School for...

  • Fourth Annual Research Symposium

    The Bhutan Ecological Society (BES) successfully hosted its Fourth Annual Research Symposium on 3-4 December in Thimphu, Bhutan. The symposium drew researchers from universities, government agencies, CSO’s and school. Honourable Dasho Paljor J Dorji, the President of society opened...