Supported Projects

There are currently 775 projects with the selected filtering.

Future Conservationist Award
Survey of the southern and western Carpathians underground bat habitats
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

In Romania, as in all of Europe, the cave dwelling bat colonies has suffered a drastic decline in the latest decades. This was confirmed also through the monitoring fieldwork of...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
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Conservation and sustainable use of wetlands in south and central-eastern Rwanda
Future Conservationist Award Plant

The threats to the Nyabarongo and Akanyaru Wetlands are a result of a complex mixture of people's attitudes, a lack of alternatives and the fact that in Rwanda the wetlands...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
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Research & conserv assessment for the Tiwai Island Wildlife Sanc in post-conflict Sierra Leone
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The civil conflict in Sierra Leone has resulted in the proliferation of weapons while creating a refugee crisis throughout the country. (Lebbie 1998, 2001; Garnet and Utas 2000). During the...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
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Ecology and conservation of the Chilean dolphin in Southern Chile
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Chilean dolphins, along with other cetacean and seabirds, were hunted extensively from 1970 to 1990 for crab bait in the southern king crab and false king crab fisheries in Southern...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
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Survey of endangered fish species of the Moraca River system
Future Conservationist Award Fish

The Balkan Peninsula, especially the Adriatic and Ionian Sea drainages, is one of the greatest European centres of endemism. During the last decade, due to civil wars, sanctions, as well...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
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Rio Máximo Fauna Refuge: an internationally important Cuban wetland
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Rio Máximo Fauna Refuge is one of the most important wetlands in Cuba and indeed in the Caribbean. Our aim is to obtain information to propose this area as an...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
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Endemic land snails and earthworms from a Protected Area in the Ventania Mountain System
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate

The "ETP Reserve", located at the Ventania Mountain System, is the only reserve protecting the natural highland grasslands in the Argentinian pampas. These ancient mountains form a very particular outcrop...View Project

Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate
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Survey of threatened and restricted range species of Borana Zone, Southern Ethiopia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The six globally threatened species studied, restricted to tiny habitats confined within the six IBAs, are severely affected by habitat loss as result of deforestation, overgrazing, and natural and man-made...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
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Urugua-í green corridor 2002
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The project will evaluate the ecological connectivity between two provincial parks of Misiones (Argentina): Urugua-í (84,000 has., Key Bird Area) and Horacio Foerster (4,000 has.). To evaluate this, a series...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
Monitor 2002
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian

MONITOR 2000 is a follow-up initiative designed to introduce this time and cost-effective amphibian monitoring method to volunteers in Hungary, and other representatives of Central & Eastern European (CEE) countries....View Project

Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Population status & breeding ecology of ash-breasted tit-tyrant (Anairetes alpinus, Tyrannidae)
Future Conservationist Award Bird

We will estimate the population number of the Ash Breasted Tit Tyrant using direct observations in transects through the Polylepis forests. We will mark individuals of A. alpinus in order...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Herp watch Palawan 2001
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian

Herp Watch Palawan 2001 is a collaborative project of De La Salle University-Dasmariñas, Haribon Foundation, and Palawan State University. It aims to collect information on systematics and ecology of amphibians...View Project

Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Changes in habitats & population dynamics for wetland birds in Dongting Lake, Central Yangtze
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Project Dongting Lake '2001 will assess the conservation status of threatened and endemic bird species in this area, and provide a preliminary proposal on how to preserve the threatened habitats...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
West Visayas Small Islands survey
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Like most small islands in the Philippines, Siquijor, Tablas and Masbate had suffered severe habitat loss. Almost totally strip of vegetation cover, biological disaster encompasses loss of unique species of...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
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Distribution study of white-shouldered ibis (Pseudibis davisoni) in East Kalimantan-Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The White-shouldered Ibis (Pseudibis davisoni) has been listed as an endangered species in the Red Data Book, due to its small and declining population. There is still limited research on...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
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Re-Fyn – putting Cape heath vegetation (Fynbos) back
Future Conservationist Award Plant

RE-FYN: Cape Heath Vegetation, known as Fynbos, is a unique South African vegetation type. The Grassy Fynbos studied in this project is strongly neglected by conservation organizations in South Africa....View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award
Daggel ’01
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

Daggel’01 is a new joint Ukrainian-Russian project following up activities started under Adji lake conservation project (1998 BP/BirdLife/FFI Conservation Programme winner) with more broad involvement of local participants. The project...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
KARUMBÉ PROJECT: review & conservation of sea turtles in Uruguay
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

Up until the beginning of 1999 there were no programs for the investigation and conservation of sea turtles in Uruguay. Only in very few cases were specific studies accomplished, despite...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Globally threatened birds of the Russian west
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Little is known of the globally threatened birds that live in the virtually untouched habitats of the Kaliningrad region of Western Russia. The lesser white-fronted goose, the ferruginous duck, the...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
ThongBat 2001: up-to-date status of bats in Bachma NP: disbn, habs, influent factors & cons strategies
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The project proposal will be carried out at the Bachma National Park, where bat compositions are most diverse in Vietnam, with a variety of endemic and rare species. However, several...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal