The British Herpetological Society

BHS Gharial Project

The project has a goal of significantly improving breeding success for this iconic and endangered species at the Gharial Breeding Centre in the Chitwan National Park in Nepal.

Details of the project can be found here:  BHS - ZSL Gharial Project Proposal

The project has been  financed via the BHS by funds raised independently by Dr Simon Townson on behalf of the BHS Captive Breeding Committee

Status update 2023:  Project remains ongoing - for most recent status report please see the March 2023 BHS Report here: 

BHS Report March 2023