How to protect lion-tailed macaques?

The ways in which Lion-tailed macaques can be protected are – 

  1. By stopping encroachment into lion-tailed macaque habitats, 
  2. Controlling hunting, road-kills and electrocution. 
  3. Management of forest fragmentations,
  4. Restoration of degraded habitats and conservation breeding.
  5. Building bridges out of wooden ladders to link the canopies across a road easy passage through the forest.

Read more on the characteristics and habitat of Lion-tailed Macaque on the given link.

Further readings-

  1. The Wildlife Protection Act
  2. CITES – Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species
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IUCN Red List Alien Invasive Species 

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