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Conservation of the endangered Bawean warty pig

Focal species: Bawean warty pig

Location: Indonesia

Start date: 2018

Major partners: Chester Zoo, Zoologische Gesellschaft für Arten- und Populationsschutz E.V., Stiftung Artenschutz, Musée national d’histoire naturelle, Baden Riset Dan Inovasi Nasional, Prigen Conservation Breeding Ark, Asian Species Action Partnership, Synchronicity Earth, Yayasan - Cikananga Konservasi Terpadu, D’aboville Foundation, International Union for Conservation of Nature, Species Survival Commission, IUCN/SSC: Wild Pig Specialist Group, Talarak Foundation, Foundation Inc,

Summary: Assessing movement patterns and population genetics to develop management plans for threatened Indonesian wild boar and deer species. Safeguard ex situ populations and reintroduce selected animals.

WPSG member contact: ‍Dr. ‍Frank ‍Drygala:


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