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Working in Nigeria

12th August 2014

We asked Dr Buba, project manager of the Gashaka Biodiversity Project, to tell us more about the project and the vital work it’s doing to protect wildlife in Nigeria's largest National Park.

Cameroon-Nigeria chimpanzee

7th August 2014

Our Gashaka Biodiversity Project is working hard to protect the endangered Cameroon-Nigeria chimpanzee and the other species that share the forest...

Balls to Extinction

4th August 2014

Chester Zoo has teamed up with Everton in the Community to raise vital funds for Act for Wildlife and the Gashaka Biodiversity Project (GBP).

Protecting Nigeria's wonderful wildlife

1st August 2014

We've got another video to share with you from our Gashaka Biodiversity Project in Nigeria. Discover more about the different species that can be found in Nigeria's largest National Park.

Nigeria's wonderful wildlife

22nd July 2014

Our Gashaka Biodiversity Project is working to save wildlife habitats in Nigeria’s largest National Park:  Gashaka Gumti National Park.   Take a look at some of the magnificent wildlife living within the forest...

Taking the lead in Gashaka…

8th July 2014

Chester Zoo has been supporting conservation work in Gashaka Gumti National Park, Nigeria, for 20 years - a biodiversity hot-spot!  Recently we've taken over the co-ordination of the project under the new title Gashaka Biodiversity Project. 

Rare footage of elusive golden cat attacking a pangolin

15th May 2014

Camera traps set up by our project in Nigeria have captured rare footage of the elusive African golden cat attacking a pangolin in the Gashaka Gumti National Park.

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