A collaboration agreement was signed by the University of Glasgow (UoG), UK and the Department of Forestry & Environmental Science (DFES), Shahjalal University of Science & Technology to continue joint reseach on the sustanable management and conservation of natural resources in the Sundarbans Mangrove Forest (SMF). As an integral part of the research collaboration, scientists from both UoG and DFES conducted their fieldworks in the SMF between 14 January to 10 February 2019. Dr. Swapan Kumar Sarker, the co-investigator of the research project led the fieldwork. In addition, the visiting scientists from the UoG conducted a three days long workshop on ‘Advanced Reseach Methods in Biology’. DFES students and faculty members actively participated in the workshop.