Solomon Islands Indigenous Rangers Skill Guide, published in 2016 by Patrick Pikacha, Tyrone Lavery, and David Boseto
This guide is intended to help rangers or protected area managers in the Solomon Islands to foster individual or group skill sets that will help them in their work. Various skills will aid rangers accomplish particular environmental outcomes, and produce improved and cohesive services that will benefit communities and the environment.
The park (or protected areas) ranger has many roles, and this depends on the areas they manage, whether on a small island, or an area on a large island, or at sea. In general a ranger‘s responsibility can include a couple of things; conservation and protection of land or seascape and wildlife, manage recreation or guided tours for tourism operations, or assist organizations by providing data that helps them plan and manage operations including fundraising.