Supported Projects

There are currently 799 projects with the selected filtering.

Future Conservationist Award
Oxford University Comoro Islands butterfly survey 1992
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate

This butterfly conservation project assessed the status, ecology and distribution of 50 butterfly taxa of Grand Comore in the western Indian Ocean. Five full species - including the threatened swallowtail...View Project

Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award
Newcastle University Project Mermaid: Venezuela expedition 1992
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

A biological survey of vertebrate species concentrating on the manatees in two river systems in a mangrove ecosystem: Cano La Brea, an undisturbed waterway where the West Indian manatee (Trichechus...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
University of Bristol Rio Paute headwaters expedition, Ecuador 1991
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The aim was to produce useful data on the hydrology and aquatic ecology of the primary and secondary Montane Cloudforest, 2000-3000m. Fieldwork included an investigation into the contribution of fog...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
University Of Wales, Cardiff expedition to Ecuador 1991: Amazula ’91
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The forest fragments remaining in south-western Ecuador are amongst the top 10 areas for bird conservation worldwide. Despite widespread degradation of habitat, 8 forested areas were located and studied. 427...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Landuse and conservation in the Mount Loma Reserve, Sierra Leone
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

This project changed rapidly from its instigation early in 1991. We originally planned to visit the Gola Forest in the east of the country to carry out faunal surveys and...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Insect biodiversity of a montane rainforest expedition, Vietnam 1991
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate

Working with the National Centre for Scientific Research, Hanoi, the team studied insect communities of the montane evergreen monsoon rainforest in the Tam Dao Mts (800-1000m) to provide data on...View Project

Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award
Anglia Polytechnic University Colombia ’91, Cambridge Rainforest Expedition
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The expedition aimed to justify the proposed creation of a Biosphere Reserve in the region by compiling comprehensive bird and mammal inventories of the tropical moist forest between 1000-3500m, particularly...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Oxford University expedition to Sabah 1991
Future Conservationist Award Fish

The expedition re-surveyed four permanent coral reef sites, established in the national park during the 1987 Oxford Expedition, and established two new sites. Within each site, diversity, form and extent...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Svjatoj Peninsula expedition
Future Conservationist Award Bird

This expedition was the first international biological expedition to Siberia with special respect to wetlands. 145 species of birds were observed during the course of the expedition, of which 40...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Oxford University Expedition To The Cook Islands 1991
Future Conservationist Award Plant

An examination of the dynamics of the freshwater body of the island was made using cave diving and other techniques. Special attention was paid to the relationship between tidal movements...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
University of East Anglia Taliabu expedition, Indonesia 1991
Future Conservationist Award Bird

An ornithological survey and habitat evaluation of the proposed Pulau Taliabu reserve and other primary forest areas which concentrated on the ecology of seven globally threatened bird species. Information will...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Galapagos marine survey 1991
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Although the terrestrial ecology of the Galapagos Islands is well-known, little work has been done on the off-shore marine environment. Ten subtidal sites were surveyed by divers to establish quantitative...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Breeding bird survey Kizilirmak Delta, Turkey 1991-92
Future Conservationist Award Bird

A preliminary visit for a longer study in 1992 which will involve a team of Dutch and Turkish ornithologists collecting detailed information of species composition and numbers of breeding birds...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
University of East Anglia Cloudforest expedition, Ecuador 1991
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The original aim, of comparing five ecological aspects of primary, secondary and plantation forests, had to be modified due to the inaccessibility of primary forest and the absence of plantations....View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Amazula ’90
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Team investigated the cloud forest on the Coedillera de Cyaanilla in Loja Province to determine the status, distribution and threat to the 14 globally threatened birds species known from the...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Cambridge Ethiopia groundwater-forest expedition 1990
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The park comprises typical river valley habitat, and the expedition aim was to produce inventories of the birds and mammals, with subsidiary observations of other faunal groups. Ornithological work produced...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
A study of the birds, small mammals, turtles and medicinal plants of Sao Tome & Principe
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Considering the small size of the four islands in the Gulf of Guinea, they hold a remarkable number of endemic animal and plant species. Sao Tome and Principe, the middle...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Oxford Univerity Silhouette expedition
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The aim of this expedition was to characterise the Pisonia sechellarum forest on Silhouette Island, Seychelles. The island has important populations of rare animals, especially the Sechelles sheath-tailed bat (Coleura...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple