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Latest: SMSG hosts small mammal workshop
In May 2023, the SMSG hosted a Sulawesi Small Mammal Workshop in Bogor, Indonesia, to tackle the Red List re-assessments of Sulawesi’s 76 rodents and shrews, and to discuss research and conservation priorities.
Latest: SMSG member Prince Adu-Tutu awarded a Rufford grant to study Baer’s Wood Mouse in Ghana
From early 2023, Prince will be conducting fieldwork in forest reserves in Ghana to survey small mammals, with particular focus on the endangered Baer’s Wood Mouse. His project will also launch a conservation education and awareness campaign.