Supported Projects

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Future Conservationist Award
Protecting the waterbirds of Son Kol and Chatyr Kol Alpine lakes in Kyrgyzstan, with a focus on the mountain goose as a flagship species
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Kyrgyzstan is a country dominated by fragile mountain ecosystems that support a wide range of fauna and flora, particularly birds. The lakes of Son Kol and Chatyr are two of...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Project Hapalopsittaca: conservation of threatened parrots and their habitats in the Colombian Andes
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Parrots are one of the most threatened bird families in the world, suffering from habitat loss, exploited for trade and heavily persecuted, yet one of the most publicly charismatic groups...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Survey of corridors, issues and movements of elephants in western Ghana and eastern Cote D’Ivoire
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The forest elephant (Loxodonta africana cyclotis) lives in the equatorial forests of the Central African Basin and West Africa. Elephant populations worldwide have suffered drastic decline, which has largely been...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Recovery of the Nahan’s Francolin
Future Conservationist Award Bird

This project focuses on one of the world's most threatened Galliformes, the Nahan's francolin (Francolinus nahani), a forest-specialist ground-dwelling partridge. This bird is found globally in less than ten forest...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Status and distribution of some rare and endemic bat species in the Nicobar Islands, India
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Zoogeographical isolation on the Nicobar Islands of India has led to very high degree of endemicity that includes several species of bats (Das, 1999 a; Andrews & Sankaran, 2002). The...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Monitoring of Globally Threatened bird species in the Tengiz Lakes region in Central Kazakhstan
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Tengiz Lakes Region, covering the area of a proposed UNESCO-Biosphere Reserve with the existing Korgalzhyn State Nature Reserve, is one of the biodiversity hotspots in Kazakhstan and Central Asia....View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of dugong in Phu Quoc Islands, Vietnam
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The dugong (Dugong dugon) is a precious marine mammal and a threatened species. The dugong has a range that spans 37 countries in the Indian and Pacific Oceans ranging from...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the Myristica Swamps – the highly threatened and unique ecosystem in the Western Ghats, India
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Myristica swamps are one of the unique ecosystems in the Western Ghats—a global mega diversity hot spot in India. Located in low-lying, poorly drained depressions, these swamps form an extensive...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Options in Yala: wetland management for locals, sustainable development and biodiversity conservation
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Yala wetland in Kenya’s Lake Victoria Basin is the country’s largest papyrus swamp and contains numerous threatened fauna. It serves as a natural filter for agro-pollutants and effectively removes silt...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award
Marsh deer project 2003
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

This project aims to increase basic scientific information about the globally threatened marsh deer biology, and its' distribution and natural habitat in Delta del Paraná, the southern limit of its'...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award
White-shouldered ibis project 2003
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

White-shouldered ibis (Pseudibis davisoni) is a waterbird species from the Threskiornithidae family and is declining in population and has been classified as a critical endangered species in Threatened birds of...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Monitor 2002
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian

MONITOR 2000 is a follow-up initiative designed to introduce this time and cost-effective amphibian monitoring method to volunteers in Hungary, and other representatives of Central & Eastern European (CEE) countries....View Project

Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Population status & breeding ecology of ash-breasted tit-tyrant (Anairetes alpinus, Tyrannidae)
Future Conservationist Award Bird

We will estimate the population number of the Ash Breasted Tit Tyrant using direct observations in transects through the Polylepis forests. We will mark individuals of A. alpinus in order...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Kikuyu escarpment outreach project 2002
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple

This research has been developed by Kijabe Environment Volunteers as concern about the continuous destruction of the Kerita forest with little or no concern from the adjacent communities. This is...View Project

Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation action on protecting the endemic owls in the Lianhuashan Mountains in Gansu, China
Future Conservationist Award Bird

During our work on the conservation biology of the Chinese grouse at the Lianhuashan Mountains, we got the new discoveries of two endemic owls, one is the Sichuan Wood Owl...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation status of the bumble-bee bat in Myanmar
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Background: - the bumble-bee bat is the world's smallest mammal, weighting 2 grams. Until recently its distribution area was thought to be restricted to a small area on the River...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Proyecto Hapalopsittaca: study of two Endangered parrots in oak forests, Colombia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Two enigmatic Colombian parrot species of the genus Hapalopsittaca are virtually unknown in life and restricted to the threatened montane ecosystems of the Northern Andes. Critically, the threats facing them...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
The frogs of Papua New Guinea
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

Amphibian populations are declining worldwide. Papua New Guinea is a world hotspot for biodiversity and contains very speciose communities of amphibians. PNG has 197 species of frog, which are very...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award
Nepenthes project 2002
Conservation Follow-up Award Plant

Few studies of Nepenthes in West Sumatera are known, such as Rusjdi Tamin (1983) and Muhammadin (1994). It is only give some information about 12 species of Nepenthes. From these...View Project

Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
CROC (community-based research, observance & conservation project)
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

The Philippine crocodile was once widely distributed and abundant throughout the Philippines. Intensive hunting and habitat loss have led to the disappearance of C. mindorensis in most parts of the...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile