Rangers being deployed by boat
Image credit: Conservation Lower Zambezi

Supporting Personnel and Protecting Wildlife in Lower Zambezi During COVID-19

2021 - 2022
Species protected
Temminck’s Pangolin Smutsia temminckii
African Savana Elephant Loxodonta africana
African Lion Panthera leo

Project objectives

This project aims to continue conservation operations and retrain staff to support the daily maintenance of Lower Zambezi National Park and surrounding Game Management Areas. By doing so, it will assist critical law enforcement efforts and community needs to protect the wildlife and communities affected by COVID-19.

This project is implemented by Conservation Lower Zambezi



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