BEKI: Saving the rarest pig species of the world!
What are Bawean warty pigs and why are they threatened?
Aims of BEKI
The team consists of the students Mark Rademaker and Simen Blokland, the Indonesian biologist Shafia Zahra, and the researcher Johanna Rode-Margono. We train and employ two forest guides, and work closely together with Mr. Nursyamsi, the head of the island's Nature Reserve. Our Indonesian research counterpart is Mr. Gono Semiadi from the Indonesian Institute of Sciences, an expert in Indonesian mammalian wildlife.