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Project ID TMT-SPD017/15 Rev.2 (M)
Title IMPROVING SUSTAINABLE PERICOPSIS ELATA CONSERVATION AND TRADE REGULATION IN GHANA
Status COMPLETED
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NATURE AND DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION
Summary This project is aimed at establishing the current conservation and trade status of Pericopsis elata in Ghana. This will be done through a habitat survey to assess the distribution and quantities of Pericopsis elata in Ghana and also ascertain the current market dynamics in its trade. The main objective of the project is to improve the availability of current data on the distribution, quantities and trade of Pericopsis elata in Ghana. The project will enable the FC to adopt the designed and tested tools and mechanisms to improve market regulation and put in effective interventions for its sustainable conservation. To guarantee sustainability of objectives and outcomes, the continuous support and guidance of NDF will be readily available to the FC and industry players.
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Project document TMT-SPD-017-15-R2-M-Ghana-Project-Document.pdf
Completion report TMT-SPD-017-15-R2-M-Completion-Report.pdf
Technical report(s) TMT-SPD-017-15-R2-M-Conservation of Pericopsis elata.pdf
TMT-SPD-017-15-R2-M-PelataMarketSurveyReport.pdf
TMT-SPD-017-15-R2-M-Report-Habitat Survey-Percopsiselata.pdf
TMT-SPD-017-15-R2-M-TrainingWorkshopReport.pdf
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  • Illegal sawn lumber lying in the forest.  Afrormosia boards are in the middle of the stack.

    Country: Ghana
    Author: NDF
    Affiliation: NDF

  • Researchers measure P. elata in the field

    Country: Ghana
    Scientific name: Pericopsis elata
    Author: NDF
    Affiliation: NDF

  • A mature Pericopsis elata in Mpameso Forest Reserve

    Country: Ghana
    Scientific name: Pericopsis elata
    Author: NDF
    Affiliation: NDF