Madagascar News: Saving the Greater Bamboo Lemur

photo courtesy of 'Saving Species'
photo courtesy of ‘Saving Species’

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The Greater Bamboo Lemur Conservation Project exemplifies what SavingSpecies is about. We identified this part of Madagascar as an area where existing forest was under dire threat. But it also harbors some of the country’s highest biodiversity.

SavingSpecies worked with the Greater Bamboo Lemur Conservation project for several reasons. First the project’s leaders promised to work with local people. The project would empower villages and communities to conserve their own forests and restore forest that had been degraded. Second, the project was helping to save the Greater Bamboo Lemur, a critically endangered species. And third we were also conserving some of Madagascar’s most threatened and biologically diverse habitat.

Read More Here, at SAVING SPECIES  

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