Project

Managing Lemur Conservation and Gold Mines in the Andrafiamena-Andavakoera Protected Area

Initiative
Duration
2020 - 2022
Location
Madagascar
Species protected
Perrier’s Sifaka Propithecus perrieri
Crowned Lemur Eulemur coronatus
Sanford’s Brown Lemur Eulemur sanfordi

Project objectives

  • Reduce illegal wildlife activity in sensitive areas by 80%;
  • Reduce the number of man-made fires by 60%;
  • Involve relevant stakeholders in the strategic management of the protected area;
  • Restore damaged areas through reforestation;
  • Improve the local community’s standard of living.

This project is implemented by Association Fanamby.

Threaths

Habitat loss & degradation

Poaching