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Victims Perspectives of Lowe’s Monkeys’ (Cercopithecus campbelli lowei) crop raiding events in Ghana: A case of Boabeng-Fiema Monkey Sanctuary

Edward D. Wiafe, Frank S. Arku

Key Words: Monkey, Crop raiding, Traditional believes, Human-wildlife conflict


J. Bio. Env. Sci.2(2), 1-8, 2012

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Victims Perspectives of Lowe’s Monkeys’ (Cercopithecus campbelli lowei) crop raiding events in Ghana: A case of Boabeng-Fiema Monkey Sanctuary

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