Supported Projects

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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
Internship
Assessing and mitigating the impacts of bycatch mortality of endangered loggerhead turtles, Baja California Sur
Internship Reptile

The critically endangered North Pacific loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) nests exclusively in Japan, and juveniles undertake developmental migrations that can last several decades and span the entire Pacific. Juvenile loggerheads...View Project

Reptile
Internship Reptile
Conservation Follow-up Award
Cebu black shama (Copsychus cebuensis) conservation project
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The endangered Black Shama (Copsycus cebuensis), endemic to Cebu Island, Philippines, survives in at least nine forest fragments with forest cover ranging from 30 to 1,200 hectares (Jakosalem et al.,...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Conservation of Oxyura leucocephala in Barabinskay lowland (Russia)
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The project will be implemented in Barabinskaya lowland, the south-east part of Western Siberia. The aim of the project is to contribute to the development of the local work in...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Internship
Spatial ecology of wild cats in the Calden Forest: implications for conservation and management
Internship Mammal

Natural environments and native species densities in South America have been greatly reduced by of human activities such as agriculture, livestock farming, hunting and poaching.  Calden Forest, Argentina, is one...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Alder Amazon project: conservation across the Argentina-Bolivia border
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Yungas forests are been degraded and lost at an alarming rate. In order to assure the conservation of these forests it is necessary to revert the unsustainable use that locals...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Community-based wildlife monitoring in West Kalimantan, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The "Heart of Borneo" Initiative aims to conserve the largest continuous rainforest in Southeast Asia through creating a network of wildlife corridors, protected and sustainable-use areas. Participation of local communities...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Facilitative conservation – crocodiles as a proactive conservation model, Lake Nasser
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

Since its inception, the field of conservation biology has been viewed as a reactionary discipline. While this may still be the case, it is clear that a shift is necessary...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Internship
Coral larvae distribution, settlement and early-survivorship at Los Roques National Park, Venezuela
Internship Invertebrate

One of the central interests in marine ecology is to assess the connectivity among populations; (i.e. the proportion of larvae or propagules that migrate from one population to the other)...View Project

Invertebrate
Internship Invertebrate
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of rare plants of Lake Baikal: monitoring of plants and education of local community
Future Conservationist Award Plant

The project will take place on the eastern shore of Lake Baikal. Lake Baikal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Russian Federal Government has recently designated this region as...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Internship
Subsistence hunting effects on Amazon wildlife within indigenous territories in Acre
Internship Multiple

Indigenous lands are currently considered essential to natural resources conservation in Brazilian Amazon, and local involvement in decision-making processes to manage resources is seen as the most feasible way to...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Community conservation actions for the Endangered Bolivian spinetail
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Inter-Andean dry forest in La Paz and Cochabamba departments of Bolivia is a restricted endemic habitat with many endemic threatened Cacti species. The endemic Endangered Bolivian spinetail is found...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the Medemia argun and the Nubian Desert Oasis biodiversity in Egypt
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Medemia argun is a mysterious and little known palm, it occurs as very few populations in the Nubian Desert. Dungul oasis support the only known population in Egypt, other sites...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant