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Ex-situ Management of Bengal Florican in Cambodia
Grantee Name: 
Westfälischer Zoologischer Garten
HOTSPOT
Indo-Burma
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$40,000
DATES
Aug 2021
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Aug 2023
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CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Indo-Burma
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$40,000
DATES
Aug 2021
-
Aug 2023

Establish ex-situ management of Bengal Florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis blandini) in Cambodia by providing a suitable, predator-safe quarantine facility for confiscated Bengal Florican, building staff capacity for daily care and establishing an ex-situ founder generation colony of 20 animals in different stages of development with the long-term goal (20-30 year) of introducing surplus captive hatched individuals within the range of the species.

Strategic Direction: 1 Safeguard priority globally threatened species by mitigating major threats