Species on the brink

This is not an exhaustive list of tree species on the brink of extinction, but a short list of tree species that BGCI has identified. We are able to develop custom projects based on tree species of a specific country or theme. 

Aquilaria khasiana

Country/Countries:

India

Status:

Threats:

Agriculture

Values:

Resin

Hopea brachyptera

Country/Countries:

The Philippines

Status:

Threats:

Agriculture

Values:

Timber

Widdringtonia cedarbergensis (Widdringtonia wallichi)

Country/Countries:

South Africa

Status:

Threats:

Climate change

Values:

Cultural

Cavanillesia chicamochae

Country/Countries:

Colombia

Status:

Threats:

Annual & perennial non-timber crops

Values:

Flagship

Pyrenaria cherrapunjeana

Country/Countries:

India

Status:

Threats:

Agriculture

Values:

Ornamental

Vatica kanthanensis

Country/Countries:

Malaysia

Status:

Threats:

Energy production & mining

Values:

Biodiversity

Cinnamomum gamblei

Country/Countries:

India

Status:

Threats:

Agriculture

Values:

Essential Oil

Castanopsis concinna

Country/Countries:

China

Status:

Threats:

Annual & perennial non-timber crops

Values:

Medicinal

Adinandra griffithii

Country/Countries:

India

Status:

Threats:

Agriculture

Values:

Flagship

Vatica elliptica

Country/Countries:

The Philippines

Status:

Threats:

Agriculture

Values:

Cultural

Euphorbia tanaensis

Country/Countries:

Kenya

Status:

Threats:

Logging

Values:

Flagship

Buchanania barberi

Country/Countries:

India

Status:

Threats:

Development

Values:

Flagship