Supported Projects

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Conservation Follow-up Award
Restoring the wild population of Maire’s yew in Nepal
Conservation Follow-up Award Plant

Yew species are key in biomedical terms. Their leaves are used in the production of taxol, a chemical used in cancer treatment. It is threatened by unsustainable and illegal harvesting....View Project

Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Building capacities in coral reef restoration in the Bay Islands National Marine Park of Honduras
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate

Caribbean corals have been going through their own pandemic in recent years, threats such as water pollution, overfishing, diseases such as Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease, lack of awareness and...View Project

Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate
Conservation Follow-up Award
Community-based conservation of Critically Endangered vulture species in western Nepal
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

According to various research findings, the white-rumped vulture, slender-billed vulture and red-headed vulture have been declining in South Asia, including in Nepal, since the 1990s. All three species are categorized...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Sharing the landscape with an Andean symbol: conserving the Andean condor in southern Peru
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Vultures are species of ecological importance for healthy ecosystems. Despite this, many species in this guild are heavily threatened due to direct persecution, land-use change, habitat pollution, use of poisons,...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
A community-based recovery programme for the most threatened endemic plants in Egypt
Conservation Leadership Award Plant

Endemic plants are a national and international treasure trove of science and socio-economic issues. Although Egypt harbours about 50 species of endemic plants, the unstudied impacts of human activities on...View Project

Plant
Conservation Leadership Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Working towards the conservation of angel sharks based on fisheries research in Peru
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Peru has a long history of fishing with the highest accumulated shark landings in the Pacific Ocean, and along the eastern Pacific. Angel sharks are among the top six shark...View Project

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Future Conservationist Award Fish
Conservation Follow-up Award
Saving the last giant squeaker frogs in Ghana
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian

The Sui River Forest Reserve (SRFR) is the only known site for the Critically Endangered giant squeaker frog (Arthroleptis krokosua), which has now been lost from its type location, the...View Project

Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Building knowledge, tools and capacity for mammal conservation in Chaco agroecosystems of Argentina
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The largest subtropical forest in the world, the Gran Chaco, is a global hotspot of agricultural expansion and intensification, which coupled with high hunting pressure of the local inhabitants exert...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Saving the Hildegarde’s tomb bat from local persecution due to its association with the Covid-19 pandemic
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Hildergarde’s tomb bat (Taphozous hildegardeae) is a species of sac-winged bat found within rangelands in the Kenyan coastal area, feeding in tropical dry forests and roosting in caves categorized...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of an endemic and Endangered oak tree in Baja California Sur, Mexico
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Quercus brandegeei is an Endangered and endemic oak tree in Baja California Sur, Mexico. One-third of its 3,000 km² range is within a protected area, Sierra La Laguna Biosphere Reserve...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Reconciling the expansion of oil palm plantations and the conservation of Endangered grey parrots
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The expansion of oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) plantations is a major threat to biodiversity in the tropics and finding ways to reconcile the demands of a growing human population with...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Saving the Critically Endangered giant guitarfishes in Ghana
Future Conservationist Award Fish

The proposed project aims to improve the conservation and management of the Critically Endangered African wedgefish (Rhynchobatus luebberti) and blackchin guitarfish (Glaucostegus cemiculus) through research and community participatory approaches. The...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
A schools- and science-based participatory approach to conservation in Bhutan
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Bhutan is committed to protecting its forests. However, it has insufficient conservationists to survey, monitor and assess the increasing threats to this globally important biodiversity. We will showcase how Bhutan's...View Project

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Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Assessing the conservation status of a poorly known endemic lizard in Nigeria
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

The Ondo forest gecko (Cnemaspis petrodroma) is a poorly known lizard species endemic to Nigeria. It lives in forest and rocky areas of the Idanre Hills (UNESCO World Heritage Site)...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of threatened plant species in a high diversity area of the Brazilian Atlantic forest
Future Conservationist Award Plant

The Santa Teresa municipality, State of Espírito Santo, Brazil, is internationally known for its high biodiversity. However, native and endemic plant species are under pressure due to deforestation and urban...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the tri-spine horseshoe crab and its habitat in Palawan, Philippines
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate

Horseshoe crab research in the Philippines is developing. As such, important baseline data are missing.    Repeated monitoring in a nursery habitat in Palawan revealed that increasing human impact strongly...View Project

Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award
Saving the Endangered goliath frog in Cameroon
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

The goliath frog is an endemic species found along the fast flowing rivers in secondary forests and farmlands of southwest of Cameroon. It is listed as Endangered according to IUCN...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Establishing a stakeholder participation-based gharial conservation programme in Katernia
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

The gharial is a freshwater crocodile, endemic to the Indian subcontinent. Girwa river in Katerniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary has the second-largest breeding gharial population, which has been isolated to a 20...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Conservation Leadership Award
Implementing a community-based conservation management zone to protect the red siskin in Guyana
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Our project will leverage grassroots support to provide a framework for the protection of the Endangered red siskin through the development of an innovative community-based conservation management zone in southern...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Threats, ecology, and conservation opportunities of giant guitarfish in Karimunjawa, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Critically Endangered giant guitarfish (CITES Appendix II) are heavily exploited as bycatch in the Northern Java Sea. Karimunjawa National Park (KJNP) is located near the main fishing grounds for Northern...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish