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
Community-Driven Conservation of Cambodian Chelonians
Conservation Leadership Award Reptile

Every month, government rangers in Cambodia confiscate turtles that are being exported to neighboring countries. One of the greatest threats to endangered turtles and tortoises in Cambodia is hunting –...View Project

Reptile
Conservation Leadership Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Status and Population Trend of Amphibians in Relation to Microenvironment at Montane Forests, Southern Mexico
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

The major goal of this project is to evaluate the diversity (abundance and richness) of threatened amphibians in tropical montane cloud forests in Veracruz and Guerrero, Mexico in order to...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award
Assessing the Current Status and Distribution of Imperial Eagle and Lesser Kestrel in Azerbaijan
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

Within Azerbaijan, several species of migrating and breeding raptor can be found including the globally threatened imperial eagle, lesser kestrel and Saker falcon along with many other birds of prey....View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Internship
Using landscape species as indicators of functional corridors in the Brazilian Amazon
Internship Multiple

Conserving wildlife species in fragmented landscapes is an immediate challenge facing conservation biologists and managers. Expansion of both human populations and resource requirements are driving habitat conversion at an increasing...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Evaluation of Important Sites for Flamingos in the Bolivian Altiplano: Raising Awareness for Wetland Conservation
Future Conservationist Award Bird

We will evaluate three important sites for flamingos in the central altiplano of Bolivia from an ecological standpoint through periodical monitoring and habitat sampling. We will assess threats and propose...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Internship
Dependence of Tibetan foxes on plateau pikas
Internship Mammal

A unique web of fauna and flora on the Tibetan plateau is facilitated by the existence of plateau pikas (Ochotona curzoniae). Blamed for causing range degradation in western China, pikas...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
Internship
Population status and behavioural ecology of the critically endangered brown spider monkeys in Colombia
Internship Mammal

Brown spider monkeys (Ateles hybridus) are one of the 25 most endangered primate species in the world. These primates are considered as “Critically Endangered” mainly due to habitat destruction and...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal