Mountain chicken (Leptodactylus fallax)
- Andrew Cunningham
- Benjamin Tapley
- Mike Hudson
- Trenton Garner
Partners and sponsors
Partners: Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust; Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Parks, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Commonwealth of Dominica; Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Commonwealth of Dominica; The Government of Montserrat; North of England Zoological Society.
Sponsors: In the past these have included The Darwin Initiative for the Survival of Species, EAZA and the British Herpetological Society. Mike Hudson’s PhD work was funded by the Balcombe Trust, through the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust.
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