Protection de la nature en Afrique de l’Ouest : Une Liste Rouge pour le Bénin. Nature Conservation in West Africa : Red List for Benin

Red List Benin

Red List Benin

Neuenschwander, P., Sinsin, B. & Goergen, G. (eds) (2011).
ISBN 978 978 49796 9 6

The information needed for implementing nature protection in Benin is sparse and scattered. This volume for the first time prents information in 33 chapters covering rare and threatened plants, insects, fishes, antelopes, large cats, etc. The status or over 550 species is evaluated according to IUCN criteria and their local names, short descriptions, ecologies and distributions are given. The book is of interest to those working in nature conservation from schools, NGOs, tourists to government agencies.