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High-up view of lush forest and river.
Phou Sithone Endangered Species Conservation Area, Lao PDR
© Conservation International/photo by Jack Tordoff
Protection of a Priority Population of Saola: Flagship Species of the Indo-Burma Hotspot
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Wildlife Conservation Society
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CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy

Secure core populations of Saola and other globally threatened and endemic species of the Annamite mountains by implementing intensive conservation management in targeted areas of eastern Bolikhamxay province, Lao PDR, building a constituency for Saola conservation at the village level, and establishing a foundation of management capacity and financial support to sustain Saola protection activities in the targeted areas.

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