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.