Close-up of a Mountain Chicken
Image credit: Robin Winkelman
Project

Conserving Dominica’s Mountain Chicken

Initiative
Duration
2020 - 2022
Location
Dominica
Species protected
Mountain Chicken Leptodactylus fallax

Project objectives

This project aims to conserve the only remaining viable wild population of mountain chickens in the world by controlling and preventing the spread of invasive amphibian species. It also aims to drive the uptake of biodiversity-friendly farming techniques and to help local communities recover financially from the damages caused by Hurricane Maria.

This project is implemented by WildDominique.

Threaths

Invasive alien species