trees planted 671,002
hectares restored 495
since 2021

Restoring Mount Bamboutos

Mount Bamboutos is home to numerous endemic species of primates, birds, amphibians and plants. In recent years, it has undergone severe levels of deforestation and degradation. Planted in communal forests as well as around water sources, your trees will help restore biodiversity while promoting better livelihoods for local communities.


Planting method

nurseries, community seed banks, agroforestry

Planting season


Main threats

Poaching, deforestation, Bush fires, Poor farming practices, Urbanization

Wildlife protected

Coopers Mountain Squirrel, Bannerman’s Turaco, Bamenda Pririt, Cross River gorillas, Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzees


Inadequate legal framework

Top trees species

Canarium schweinfurthii
Native Species
Cordia platythyrsa
Native Species Endangered
Entandrophragma angolense
Native Species Endangered
Prunus african
Native Species Endangered
Croton macrostachyus
Native Species
Polyscias fulva
Native Species
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