Supported Projects

There are currently 819 projects with the selected filtering.

Conservation Follow-up Award
Conservation Action Planning: Application on the ground, Sakhalin Island, Russia
Conservation Follow-up Award Fish

We propose to work with local stakeholders to refine and implement the Conservation Action Plan (CAP) developed in 2008 for the Langry basin in Northwest Sakhalin. The CAP focuses on...View Project

Fish
Conservation Follow-up Award Fish
Internship
Support to BirdLife’s flyway conservation work in the Americas
Internship Bird

The overall aim of the internship is to train an intern to provide a range of technical support to BirdLife’s flyway conservation work in the Americas, focusing especially on the...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Assessing tiger translocation in Sumatra, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Human-tiger conflict is one of the key problems in tiger conservation. The Indonesian government has tried new ways of resolving human-tiger conflict by translocating problem tigers. The project goal is...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation status of parrotfish species in protected coral reefs, Colombia
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Current climate change and anthropogenic pressures impose significant challenges to scientists and conservationists because of their synergetic impacts on coral reefs biodiversity and functioning. Particularly, overfishing of key species such...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Conservation Leadership Award
Andean cats and Puna biodiversity, Argentina
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

The Andean cat (Leopardus jacobita) is one of most endangered felids in the world and occurs almost exclusively in the Puna ecoregion, a regional conservation priority. The data we have...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award
Supata’s Golden Frog Project: Conservation of new amphibians in Colombia
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian

Supatá's forests are been degraded at an alarming rate. In order to assure the conservation of these forest it is necessary to promote the sustainable use of forest resources and...View Project

Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian
Internship
Practical management planning within the ADEPT agrienvironment and farmer extension
Internship Multiple

The intern will: 1. plan and supervise biodiversity field work in ADEPT project areas; 2. work embedded within the ADEPT agro-environment and farmer extension team to apply results of grassland...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation assessment and action plan for a threatened Colombian cycad
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Zamia encephalartoides is a threatened cycad endemic to a unique ecosystem, the arid Chicamocha Canyon of Colombia. Its distribution and population status are poorly known, and expanding agriculture and other...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Conservation Leadership Award
Initiative to reduce the mortality of Ganges dolphin in Brahmaputra River, India
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

By-catch mortality and poaching are the two major issues responsible for the rapid declining of the endangered Gangetic dolphin in Brahmaputra River. To reduce these threats annual mortality of dolphins...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Internship
Macroalgae taking over Caribbean coral reefs: searching for management solutions
Internship Invertebrate

The current research investigates the effects of seaweed competition on coral growth rate and survival. While previous work has shown that seaweed can reduce growth rate, fecundity and survival of...View Project

Invertebrate
Internship Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award
Evaluation of threatened amphibians in Colombian key sites
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

The Alliance for Zero extinction initiative by members of the BP Conservation Award partnership have identified over 26 sites of vital importance to CR and EN amphibians in Colombia. Seventeen...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Internship
Migration and conservation of eastern Pacific green turtles
Internship Reptile

The eastern Pacific Green turtle (Chelonia mydas) inhabits the waters of Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia and Ecuador, which makes it vulnerable to fishing activity by...View Project

Reptile
Internship Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Five threatened species at Western Andes of Colombia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The study areas have been transformed severely, with the original landscape converted to agriculture and pasture for cattle. Our main objectives are a) to determine the population density of five...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
A conservation framework for furcifer chameleons in Madagascar
Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile

All of the 72 chameleon species in Madagascar are endemic but only four are considered threatened on the IUCN Red List. Three of the 18 furcifer species are vulnerable to...View Project

Reptile
Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Assessing the conservation status of tigers in West Sumatra
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

At c.3,000 km2 the Batang Hari Protection Forest (BHPF), west Sumatran, has the potential to contain a large Sumatran tiger population. Human-tiger conflict at the forest edge confirms tiger presence,...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Migration pattern and population genetic structure of the lesser long-nosed bat in Arizona and Mexico
Internship Mammal

The lesser long-nosed bat (Leptonycteris curasoae yerbabuenae) is a nectarivore and is one of only five bats in North America that is able to migrate up to 1,500 km between...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Assessment and conservation of Cundinamarca antpitta at Farallon de Medina, Cundinamarca
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Cundinamarca antpitta is a very poorly known and endangered species. Recent field observations by the principal investigator strongly suggest than the species specializes in large-leaved herbs. The purpose of...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird