Capacity Building Tools

Capacity Building Tools There are a number of open-access training resources available on the internet for those interested in conservation. Conservation Training is an open and free learning community that offers conservation-based training materials from The Nature Conservancy and their partner organizations. A wide range of […]

West African Manatee

West African Manatee Trichechus senegalensis The West African Manatee is thought to occur in some of the major estuarine and river systems of Liberia and has been reported at Lake Piso. IUCN Red List status: Vulnerable [1](updated on 10/02/11) Liberian Status: None [2] […]

Pygmy Hippopotamus

Pygmy Hippopotamus Choeropsis liberiensis var. Hexaprotodon liberiensis The Pygmy Hippo is very elusive. With the use of camera traps, it has been confirmed that the species still survives, despite extensive loss of habitat. IUCN Red List status: Endangered [1] (updated on 03.02.11) […]

Diana Monkey

Diana Monkey Cercopithecus diana ssp. diana The rare Diana Monkey is believed to be in decline throughout much of its range. IUCN Red List status: Vulnerable [1] (updated on 03.02.11) CITES: Appendix I [2] (updated on 03.02.11) Liberian Status: None [3] Geographical Range: The […]