Supported Projects

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Conservation Follow-up Award
Saving the major non-breeding populations of blue swallows and their habitats in Uganda
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The blue swallow (Hirundo atrocaerula) is a globally vulnerable species whose habitat is disappearing rapidly in both breeding and non-breeding areas. Uganda is one of the major sites for the...View Project

Bird
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Future Conservationist Award
Threatened avifauna of the Chicamocha’s dry forest valley, Colombia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Niceforo’s wren and chestnut-bellied hummingbird are both critically endangered species, endemic to the dry valleys of the Eastern Cordillera of Colombia. Although very poorly known, their current distributions are likely...View Project

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Conservation of private lands for the protection of the Huemul in Central Chile
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Nevados de Chillan, an area spanning 560,000 hectares in Central Chile, contains the northernmost population of Huemul deer and is a globally recognized priority site for biodiversity conservation. The...View Project

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Ensuring effective conservation for endangered grassland birds in Uruguay
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Uruguay has natural grasslands covering 71% of the country that currently face numerous threats to their conservation. The major threat to this habitat is the use of land for forestation,...View Project

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Saving the blue-billed curassow: an emergency student conservation initiative
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Blue-billed Curassow (Crax alberti - local name “Paujil”), endemic to Colombia and the Nechí Endemic Bird Area (EBA), is one of the most critically endangered birds in existence. Intensive...View Project

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Conservation of Melocactus actinacanthus (Cactaceae)
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Melocactus actinacanthus is a critically endangered cactus in Cuba. The unique known population was strongly reduced by amateur collectors and habitat destruction. In fact, the current population size is less...View Project

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Behavioural ecology and conservation of Rhinopithecus avunculus in Vietnam
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Tonkin Snub-nosed Monkey (Rhinopithecus (Presbytiscus) avunculus) is a critically endangered primate endemic to northern Vietnam. It remains relatively unstudied in comparison with the other members of the 'snub-nosed' group....View Project

Mammal
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Conservation Follow-up Award
Ecology and conservation of the endemic Nicobar flying fox (Pteropus faunulus) in the Nicobar Islands, India
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

The Nicobar Bat project focuses on the conservation and ecology of the endemic fruit bat, Nicobar flying fox (Pteropus faunulus) in the Nicobar Islands of India. The proposed project is...View Project

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Conservation Leadership Award
Bat conservation Madagascar
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

Bat Conservation Madagascar will conduct a series of projects designed to improve the capacity of Malagasy biologists to study bats and to provide relevant information on the ecology and conservation...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Status survey for orange-necked partridge in Binh Phuoc, Vietnam
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The orange-necked partridge (Arborophila davidi) is a globally endangered bird and the species is endemic to the Southern Vietnam Lowlands. There are two confirmed sites for the species: Cat Tien...View Project

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Conservation of Gangetic dolphin in Brahmaputra river system, India
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Brahmaputra river system is one of the major habitats of Gangetic dolphin (Platanista gangetica) in the world. However, due to the lack of site-based and people-oriented conservation approaches, dolphin...View Project

Mammal
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Future Conservationist Award
Finding Napo: conservation of Napoleon Wrasses and rare corals at Namu Atoll
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Rare coral reef animals are highly endangered by the present threats imposed on reefs, yet a lack of information on their distribution, abundance and population dynamics means that rare species...View Project

Fish
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A field survey for the grey-shanked douc langur
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The grey-shanked Douc langur (Pygathrix cinerea) is endemic to Vietnam and occurs in a restricted range in the central coastal region and the central highlands of Vietnam (Quang Nam, Quang...View Project

Mammal
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Bat census in Crimean caves
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

There is little information available about the status of the 22 bat species found in Crimea (from the total 28 bat species of Ukraine). However, it is known that over...View Project

Mammal
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Future Conservationist Award
The last East African sirenians: conservation of dugongs in Bazaruto Archipelago
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Dugongs are Critically Endangered throughout most of the western Indian Ocean. In East Africa, the last viable population inhabits Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique, but its survival is threatened by human-caused mortality...View Project

Mammal
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Conservation Follow-up Award
The Green Corridor: linking landscapes, people and institutions in Atlantic Forest of Argentina
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple

The project also aims to increase the knowledge and valuation of the marsh deer and of the whole wetland ecosystem. Educational talks in schools, production of materials for local communities,...View Project

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Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
Karumbé 2004
Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile

The green turtle (Chelonia mydas) has experienced drastic declines over the last four decades and is presently listed as endangered throughout its range (IUCN 2000). Data collected by Karumbé since...View Project

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Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Gaynawaan 2004: conservation of threatened vertebrates at Mount Sinaka, Mindanao
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

This project will step-up the conservation of Mount Sinaka, a 19 sq km Important Bird Area (IBA), by focusing research and monitoring on globally threatened and indicator vertebrates, which are...View Project

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Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Alder Amazon: neglected issue in conservation priorities – defining its population status and distribution
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Alder Amazon (Amazona tucumana) is a highly endemic and poorly known parrot that inhabits the Yungas montane cloud forest of Argentina and Bolivia. The Yungas Forest is a high...View Project

Bird
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Bat survey in the Slovensky Raj National Park (Slovakia)
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Slovensky Raj National Park, in the Slovak karst region of Slovakia, has a high number of caves and underground spaces which serve as important habitat for bats. Some surveys have...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal