Supported Projects

There are currently 914 projects with the selected filtering.

Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of Melocactus actinacanthus (Cactaceae)
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Melocactus actinacanthus is a critically endangered cactus in Cuba. The unique known population was strongly reduced by amateur collectors and habitat destruction. In fact, the current population size is less...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Behavioural ecology and conservation of Rhinopithecus avunculus in Vietnam
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Tonkin Snub-nosed Monkey (Rhinopithecus (Presbytiscus) avunculus) is a critically endangered primate endemic to northern Vietnam. It remains relatively unstudied in comparison with the other members of the 'snub-nosed' group....View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award
Ecology and conservation of the endemic Nicobar flying fox (Pteropus faunulus) in the Nicobar Islands, India
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

The Nicobar Bat project focuses on the conservation and ecology of the endemic fruit bat, Nicobar flying fox (Pteropus faunulus) in the Nicobar Islands of India. The proposed project is...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Bat conservation Madagascar
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

Bat Conservation Madagascar will conduct a series of projects designed to improve the capacity of Malagasy biologists to study bats and to provide relevant information on the ecology and conservation...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Status survey for orange-necked partridge in Binh Phuoc, Vietnam
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The orange-necked partridge (Arborophila davidi) is a globally endangered bird and the species is endemic to the Southern Vietnam Lowlands. There are two confirmed sites for the species: Cat Tien...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of Gangetic dolphin in Brahmaputra river system, India
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Brahmaputra river system is one of the major habitats of Gangetic dolphin (Platanista gangetica) in the world. However, due to the lack of site-based and people-oriented conservation approaches, dolphin...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Finding Napo: conservation of Napoleon Wrasses and rare corals at Namu Atoll
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Rare coral reef animals are highly endangered by the present threats imposed on reefs, yet a lack of information on their distribution, abundance and population dynamics means that rare species...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
A field survey for the grey-shanked douc langur
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The grey-shanked Douc langur (Pygathrix cinerea) is endemic to Vietnam and occurs in a restricted range in the central coastal region and the central highlands of Vietnam (Quang Nam, Quang...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Bat census in Crimean caves
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

There is little information available about the status of the 22 bat species found in Crimea (from the total 28 bat species of Ukraine). However, it is known that over...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
The last East African sirenians: conservation of dugongs in Bazaruto Archipelago
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Dugongs are Critically Endangered throughout most of the western Indian Ocean. In East Africa, the last viable population inhabits Bazaruto Archipelago, Mozambique, but its survival is threatened by human-caused mortality...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award
The Green Corridor: linking landscapes, people and institutions in Atlantic Forest of Argentina
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple

The project also aims to increase the knowledge and valuation of the marsh deer and of the whole wetland ecosystem. Educational talks in schools, production of materials for local communities,...View Project

Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
Karumbé 2004
Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile

The green turtle (Chelonia mydas) has experienced drastic declines over the last four decades and is presently listed as endangered throughout its range (IUCN 2000). Data collected by Karumbé since...View Project

Reptile
Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Gaynawaan 2004: conservation of threatened vertebrates at Mount Sinaka, Mindanao
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

This project will step-up the conservation of Mount Sinaka, a 19 sq km Important Bird Area (IBA), by focusing research and monitoring on globally threatened and indicator vertebrates, which are...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Monitoring and conservation of Globally Threatened species in Azerbaijan
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Azerbaijan is one of Europe's biodiversity hotspots, especially for many globally and near threatened species of breeding, migrating and resting birds, and it serves as a bottleneck through which many...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Ecology and conservation of frogs of Mount Gede Pangrango national park
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

Mount Gede Pangrango National Park, which is one of the last remaining pristine areas in the highly populated province of West Java, little is known of the local frog fauna,...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Status of two threatened species in two IBAs in Rwanda
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The study will assess the status of two globally threatened bird species; Grauer's Rush Warbler (Bradypterus graueri) and Papyrus Yellow Warbler (Chloropeta gracilirostris), in Rugezi swamp and Volcano National Park,...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Threatened birds of Bolivia project
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

The project’s goal is to help in the conservation of all 29 of Bolivia’s globally threatened bird species and the habitats they live in. The project team will use a...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the Critically Endangered Seychelles sheath-tailed bat
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Seychelles sheath-tailed bat has undergone a severe decline during the mid-to-late 20th century and is now extinct on most islands. Complete extinction seems likely without the implementation of conservation...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Ecology and conservation of reef fish spawning aggregations in the Abrolhos Bank, Brazil
Future Conservationist Award Fish

The Reef Fish Spawning Aggregations project aims to determine the location and characteristics of spawning aggregations of threatened and commercially important reef fishes (Lutjanidae and Serranidae) in the Abrolhos Bank,...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Bat count 2003
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Large flying foxes in insular Southeast Asia are the most threatened of the Old World fruit bats due to deforestation, unregulated hunting, and little conservation commitment from local governments. Despite...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal