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Bioko Drill

Reclusive Bioko Drill Captured on Film

View the Drill Project trailer to see some incredible glimpses of the Bioko drill in the wild and learn about our new collaborative efforts with The Drill Project. hefty annual serviceTHEUPCENTER.ORG/WORDPRESS/LINUX/  

Black Colobus

Monkey Populations Declining Rapidly

View our September 2010 report on the conservation status of Bioko’s endangered monkeys. Read “Opportunities Lost” in English. Lea “Oportunidades Perdidas” en español.

Nat Geo Crew

National Geographic features Bioko Island

/interest chargeThe August 2008 National Geographic magazine highlights Bioko’s wildlife and BBPP’s work on the island.  Go here to read the article.

Moka Wildlife Center

BBPP Research Station Open

BBPP has opened the Moka Wildlife Center, a scientific research station and ecotourism destination in the Moka highlands. See pictures and learn more here.

Primate Hunting Banned in Equatorial Guinea

On October 27, 2007, the government of Equatorial Guinea banned the hunting and consumption of primates, a move likely to dramatically improve the conservation status of endangered monkeys on Bioko Island. Read the ban in English. Lea el decreto en … Continue reading