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Future Conservationist Award
Nepenthes project 2001
Future Conservationist Award Plant

The pitcher plant (Nephenthes) is a carnivorous straggling climber whose stems can reach up to 70 ft in length and whose trumpet shaped 'pitchers' can hold up to two litres...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award
Yungas 2001
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The Cordillera de Mosetenes is the largest biologically unexplored area of the Bolivian Andes and one of the largest unexplored parts of the Andean range (pers. com. Hennessey, Co-ordinator of...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Study of the impact of plant exploitation on the habitat, population & behaviour of mountain gorilla
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Medium-altitude forests house the mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) an endangered species that merits serious protection (OATES, 1996, BUTYNSKI, 1997). The mountain Gorilla population does not exceed 650 individuals who...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Project giant otter 2001: status of the giant otter in the Parque Noel Kempff Mercado
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Project GIANT OTTER 2001 is the direct result of a project which was developed in 2000 in the river Ichilo, which forms the boundary line between Parque Carrasco and Parque...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
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Amphibians of Goa 2001
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

Amphibian populations are declining worldwide. The Western Ghats is one of the world's hotspots of diversity and contains very speciose communities of amphibians (60% of all species known from India)....View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award
Hainan Island’ 2001
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

Project "Hainan Island' 2001" (HI2001) will continue the work of the Project "Hainan Island' 99" (HI99). Project HI99 is the continuity of the Project "Census on Land Wildlife in Hainan"...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Project blue swallow
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The blue swallow is a globally threatened sub-Saharan African grassland endemic. Grasslands are one of the most intensively inhabited and altered ecosystems. Historical and current information on blue swallow distributions...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of waterbirds and their habitats in Chongming Island, China
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Chongming Island is an important stopover site for migrants as well as a wintering ground for waterfowls. More than 500,000 individuals of 108 waterbird species are counted there. The silt...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Project Ifotaka – Madagascar phase three
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple

Project Ifotaka, initiated in 1998 and runner up in the BP Conservation Programme in 1999, is based in the community of Ifotaka in the southern eco-region of Madagascar. This region...View Project

Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
A survey on the existent status and habitat requirements of white-eared night heron in South Guangxi
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The species is so rare that we have little information about it, especially about its habitat preferences and requirements. In 1999, two breeding site have been found in Shangsi and...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Project China 2000
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

In Guangxi, there are 15 main habitat patches, 4 of which survive a population of more than 100 each, and others survive < 50 each (Liu, 1995). There are 4...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Monitor 2000: Hungarian amphibian biodiversity monitoring & education project
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

In Hungary, amphibian conservation is a relatively new focus but has been recognized as an area of need. To address this problem, survey methods (road call count) were tested in...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award
Conservation biological study on the Chinese grouse (Bonasa sewerzowi) 2
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The Chinese grouse (Bonasa sewerzowi) is a rare and endemic mountain bird found almost exclusively in the highly threatened and fragile virgin spruce-fir forests of south-west China. The project will...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Community perception on forests and birds conservation: the Case Kerita indigenous forest
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Kerita Forest is a part of the Kikuyu Escarpment Forest, listed as an Important Bird Area. Among Kenya's 60 IBAs, this area is listed in the highest priority class...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
The role of coffee production in local economy and biodiversity conservation in Southern Mexico
Future Conservationist Award Plant

El Triunfo Biosphere Reserve, located in Chiapas, Mexico, is considered one of the best preserved natural areas in Mexico. High biodiversity levels, great number of endemic species and forest quality,...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award
Surveys of microchiropteran bats in Madagascar 2000 (previously the Queen’s University of Belfast Madagascar expedition 1998)
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

This project will undertake a bat research project in pristine and fragmented environments of the Masoala peninsula, Madagascar. Particular emphasis will be placed on the endemic genus Myzopodidae, which, uniquely...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Terskij coast: conservation of virgin sub-arctic landscapes on the northwest of Russia
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Project "Terskij bereg - Terskij coast: conservation of virgin sub-arctic landscapes on the Northwest of Russia" will open a new page in sub-arctic conservation researches on the North-West of European...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Nosy Hara 2000
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

This collaborative expedition between The Universities of Antananarivo and Oxford will carry out research and provide equipment and training to facilitate further sea turtle conservation efforts in Madagascar. A baseline...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Kimboza Project 2000: the conservation values and status of Kimboza Forest Reserve, Tanzania
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Kimboza project 2000 comprises team of students from the University of Dar es Salaam and Forest conservationists from the Ministry of Natural resources and Tourism, Tanzania. The project team will...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Wetlands survey in Antsalova and Belo-Sur-Tsiribihina region, Madagascar
Future Conservationist Award Plant

The survey area is located in the western part of Madagascar in the region of Antsalova and Belo-sur-Tsiribihina covering an area of about 1.2 million hectares. This region includes a...View Project

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Future Conservationist Award Plant