Maintaining a demographically and genetically stable as well as a behaviourally competent assurance EEP population that is also used to support different regions in (re-)building their populations.
Functioning as a charismatic ambassador for Indian wildlife and particularly for the Western Ghats ecoregion.
Collecting funding for in situ conservation projects.
• Conservation research
Encouraging research that can aid the species’ conservation in the wild.
In November 2022, the Lion-tailed macaque EEP had 327 animals in 48 institutions.