Supported Projects

There are currently 820 projects with the selected filtering.

Conservation Follow-up Award
Capacity building for the research and conservation of Endangered sea turtles in Venezuela and Colombia
Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile

This follow-up project will continue work in northern Peninsula de Paria, Venezuela and the San Andres Archipelago and Islas del Rosario, Colombia. A team of ten students, professionals and NGO...View Project

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Conservation Follow-up Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Toisan project
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Based on the slopes of the Cordillera del Toisán within the buffer zone of the Cotacachi-Cayapas reserve, this project involves Ecuadorian students and local residents. The study will span both...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Distribution, relative abundance and commercial trade of tortoises in peninsular Malaysia
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

This project will conduct the first ever survey on the distribution, population and ecology of three species of wild tortoises in the forests of the lower slopes of the Titiwangsa...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Project Tutururu
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The critically endangered Tutururu, or Society Island Ground dove (Gallicolumba erythroptera) is known to exist only on a few small islets in the Tuamotu island group near Tahiti. The project...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Birds of the slash and burn habitats
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Working in the successional forest of the Calakmul Biosphere Reserve in Southern Mexico, the team of 5 will determine status, abundance and patterns of distribution, for both resident and migratory...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Bia forest ’99
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Taking place in forests of western Ghana, this joint British/Ghanaian project will study the effects of disturbance by man on habitat structure and species diversity by comparing the fully protected...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Project Pelican ’99 – study of the Dalmatian pelican (Pelecanus crispus) on the Kuban coastal salt lake
Future Conservationist Award Bird

A collaboration between Russian and German students, this project plans to survey the salt lakes of the Black and East Azov sea coasts for the rare Dalmatian pelican (Pelecanus rispus)....View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Project Ifotaka 1999
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

This Anglo-Malagasy expedition aims to study an un-surveyed patch of endemic spiny forest in southern Madagascar. The team of eight students represent a collaboration between the University of Durham, Tsimbazaza...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Eurasian bridge ’99 : bat research in north-western Turkey
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

An investigative project aiming to locate and identify the populations of threatened bat species in north-western Turkey. This, the first study of its kind, will provide much needed information and...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Polillo ’99: an Oxford-Los Banos university expedition
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

A collaboration between Oxford University and University of the Philippines at Los Banos. The expedition will study a 200 hectare remnant forest reserve and its surrounding area on the Island...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Marsh deer project – proyecto ciervo de los pantanos
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

This project will make the first quantitative assessment of the southern most population of the globally threatened Marsh deer (Blastoceros dichotomus) in the Paraná delta where the Paraná and Uruguay...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of pampas meadowlarks (Sturnella defilippii): effect of grassland transformation
Future Conservationist Award Bird

This project will study the population trends, status, distribution and ecology of the threatened Pampas meadowlark (Sturnella defilippii) in Argentina. This bird species is dependent on the grasslands of a...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Hainan Island ’99: a conservation expedition for rainforest endangered birds and mammals
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Focusing on four small reserve areas in the mountainous region of southern Hainan Island, this team of six Chinese graduate students and three reserve staff aim to clarify the current...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Capacity building for the research and conservation of endangered sea turtles in Venezuela and Colombia
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

The Caribbean Sea is a rich basin inhabited by a wide diversity of marine flora and fauna. Its warm, sandy beaches and rich coastal ecosystems including coral reefs and sea...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Conservation Follow-up Award
Project Eakehei
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

Parrots in Peril won awards in 1992 and 1994 and this year Project Eakehei is one of the Follow-up Award winners. Results from the 1994 project included the collection of...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Action Sampiri: conservation of endangered parrot species on the Sangihe & Talaud Islands
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The Sangihe and Talaud islands support three of Indonesia’s four endangered parrot species; these are: Red-and -blue Lory Eos histrio, Sangihe Hanging-parrot (Loriculus catamene) and Blue-naped Parrot (Tanygnathus lucionensis). In...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Ascension 1998 – estimating the status of endemic plants
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Ascension Island hosts ten known endemic species of vascular plant, three of which have not been seen since 1889. Of these 10, 6 were found by the team. Quadrat data...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
The status, distribution, ecology and conservation of Javan hawk-eagle (Spizaetus Bartelsi, Stresemann, 1924) in south part of West Java, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The spectacular Javan Hawk-eagle (Spizaetus bartelsi), locally known as Elang Jawa was declared Indonesia's national bird and symbol of all the country's rare species in 1993. The Javan Hawk-eagle is...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Dong Khanthung 98
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Up until 1992, Laos had not been subject to any coherent biological survey work and uniquely in Asia had no protected areas. Since then surveys, mainly concentrating on birds have...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Queens University of Belfast Madagascar expedition
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

This project will undertake a bat research project in pristine and fragmented environments of the Masoala peninsula, Madagascar. Particular emphasis will be placed on the endemic genus Myzopodidae, which, uniquely...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal