Author: Mario Melletti

Mario Melletti is a member of the African Buffalo Initiative Group (AfBIG) of IUCN. He has studied forest buffalo for several years in Dzanga-Ndoki National Park (Central African Republic) and has authored three books and 45 scientific publications. He is author of Ecology, Evolution and Behaviour of Wild Cattle (2014) and of Ecology, Conservation and Management of Wild Pigs and Peccaries (2017). He has obtained a PhD in animal ecology from the University of Rome in collaboration with the Department of Conservation Biology of Seville (Spain). He has also collaborated on several projects and surveys on both mammals and birds.

Posts by: Mario Melletti