Chimpanzee caught by a camera trap
Image credit: Environmental Foundation for Africa

Protecting forests in the Western Area Peninsula National Park

2019 - 2020
Sierra Leone
Species protected
Jentink’s Duiker Cephalophus jentinki
Western Chimpanzee Pan troglodytes ssp. verus

Project objectives

  • Bring awareness to the threats the Park and its wildlife currently face;
  • Contribute new data for conservation education.

This project is implemented by Environmental Foundation for Africa.

This project is part of the IUCN Save Our Species African Wildlife initiative, which is co-funded by the European Union.


Habitat loss & degradation