URL Tne State of Biodiversity in Ghana: Knowledge Gaps and Prioritization

Release date 23/08/2018
Contributor Sandra Frempong
Geographical coverage Ghana
Keywords State of Biodiversity, Knowledge, Gaps
URL https://www.researchgate.net/publication/268630389_The_state_of_biodiversity_in_Ghana_Knowledge_gaps_and_prioritization

Biodiversity conservation in tropical countries is of great importance due to high levels of endemism. Over the past century, Ghana has reserved over 300 ecologically important areas for biodiversity conservation, and a national strategy for this purpose has been developed under the framework of the Convention on Biological Diversity.