Supported Projects

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Internship
The human factor in mouse lemur (Microcebus griseorufus) conservation: local resource utilization and habitat disturbance at Beza Mahafaly special reserve, SW Madagascar
Internship Mammal

This project focuses on the interactions between local people and lemurs at Beza Mahafaly (SW Madagascar).  The target species is the smallest of endemic primate species at this reserve, Microcebus...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award
Bringing bats off the brink: conservation action for the Critically Endangered Seychelles sheath-tailed bat
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

This study will build on the previous BPCP funded ‘Bats on the Brink’ (BOTB) project by testing three alternative hypotheses about the causes of the severe population decline of Coleura...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Internship
Rethinking participatory management: towards ecoregion-based conservation in Trinidad & Tobago
Internship Multiple

As the most rapidly industrializing country in the Caribbean region, Trinidad and Tobago’s biodiversity is under ever increasing threat. Protected areas are seen as key in conserving the rich biodiversity,...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Coral reef conservation through optical-chemical ecological assessment of Pacific Panamanian reef habitats
Internship Fish

In 2002, an agreement to form an Eastern Tropical Pacific Seascape (a.k.a. the “Pacific Biological Corridor”), was signed by the governments of Costa Rica, Panamá, Ecuador and Colombia with the...View Project

Fish
Internship Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Supporting conservation of West Caucasian tur (Capra caucasica) in Georgia
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The West Caucasian tur is one of the most endangered and highly endemic species in the Caucasus. The lack of recent data about the population status of this species rendered...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation status of the montaine slender loris in Horton Plains National Park, Sri Lanka
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Loris tardigradus nycticeboides is a small endemic nocturnal primate found in Sri Lanka. It is confined to the Horton Plains National Park, a montane forest whose fauna and flora are...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Numbers and distribution of rare birds of southeast area of Western Siberia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The purpose of the given project is to gain new information on numbers and distribution Oxyura leucocephala, Vanellus gregarious and other waterfowl in territory of lakes and steppes of a southeast...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
White sand forests in Upper Amazonia: conservation of its endemic avifauna and flora, Peru
Future Conservationist Award Bird

White Sand Forests occur disperse in Peruvian Amazonia and despite its low diversity they harbor a unique community of organisms, mostly composed of endemics. In the past few years 10...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Internship
Where the antelope once roamed: the demography and movement patterns of a migratory ungulate population in a human-altered landscape
Internship Mammal

Migratory ungulate populations are declining worldwide due to anthropogenic activities, such as habitat loss, loss of connectivity and poaching interfering with the biological properties of the migratory cycle. This project...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Sustainable bat conservation in Caucasus Mountain regions
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

Caucasus is one of the most biologically rich regions on the Earth; the extremely various landscape providing many types of habitats for bats. The overall goal of the project is...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award
Ecology and conservation of residential populations of Gangetic dolphin in Brahmaputra River System, India
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

For the long term conservation of last two residential populations of Gangetic dolphin in Brahmaputra Valley, detailed ecological study will be conducted on the identified dolphin habitats of Kulsi and...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Internship
Land-cover and land-use changes, dynamics and impacts in the Tarangire-Simanjiro ecosystem, Northern Tanzania
Internship Multiple

During the wet season, a majority of the large wild mammals lea by key migratory species such as elephant (Loxodonta africana), wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus) and zebra (Equus burchelli) move out...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Environmental and human influences on the distribution of birds in the Western Amazon, and implications for conservation planning
Internship Bird

Causes of biogeographic diversity may include spatial and temporal variability in ecological conditions, dispersal abilities of species, and historical climate changes. Additional complexity is contributed by human influences, including agriculture,...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Operation Moheli: linking conservation of marine flagship species with sustainable development, Comoros
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Moheli Marine Park harbours internationally-significant nesting sites for endangered sea turtles and one of the last havens for the vulnerable dugong. The Park is managed by 'ecogardes' elected by each...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Ecology and conservation of sharks in a nursery area in the São Paulo state coast, Brazil
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Sharks are an important component of the marine coastal fauna in the southeastern of Brazil. In this region several species have been exploited or caught as by-catch without any regulatory...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Assessment of conservation status of newly rediscovered southern horned curassow and associated biodiversity in Peru
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Peruvian taxon of southern horned curassow was discovered in 1969 yet no scientist had actually seen this bird until 2005. No scientific data exists about its habitat and conservation...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Kate Stokes Memorial Award
Green corridor leadership: biodiversity conservation with social involvement in the Atlantic forest of Argentina
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Multiple

To preserve ancient forest in the Misiones province of northern Argentina, a project with which Kate had been personally associated. Project update, 2010: “The Urugua-í-Foerster Biological Corridor Project developed by...View Project

Multiple
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
Bat conservation at Cat Ba Biosphere Reserve, North-East Vietnam
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

This project aims to promote bat conservation in Cat Ba Biosphere Reserve by: 1) conducting field surveys to determine species diversity and population structure; 2) assessing the principal threats to...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal