Supported Projects

There are currently 887 projects with the selected filtering.

Conservation Follow-up Award
Andinoherps 2000: amphibians and reptiles of northern Ecuador
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian

Project AndinoHerps is a cooperation between Oxford University and the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador – Sede Ibarra (PUCE-I). The primary aim is to collect baseline data on the herpetofauna...View Project

Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Towards the conservation of Lago Fontana birds in Patagonia, Argentina
Future Conservationist Award Bird

This project will introduce the first year round bird survey of the basin. It will asses the diversity, distribution, use of habitat and abundance of bird communities. These activities will...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation status of the Fijian crested iguana (Brachylophus vitiensis)
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

Subsequent to the discovery of the Fijian crested iguana (Gibbons 1981), the species was reported on a further 7 islands (Gibbons 1984). At the time Gibbons regarded the species as...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
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Project Emas 2000: survey on the vertebrate fauna
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

ENP, covering 132.000 ha is the largest federal conservation unit in the Cerrado, but is virtually an island of preserved landscapes in a matrix of agro-ecosystems. ENP is covered mostly...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
Project Tutururu 2
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

In 1999 the status of the critically endangered Tutururuí, or Polynesian ground-dove (Gallicolumba erythroptera), was assessed during two expeditions visiting eight islands in the Tuamotu Archipelago. Data were also collected...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Endangered waterbirds conservation and their habitat management in Liaohe Delta Wetland, China
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The team will build upon a national project promoting the sustainable development of deltaic wetlands around the Bohai Sea by working in close collaboration with local government and Shuangtaihekou reserve...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation biological study on the Chinese grouse (Bonasa Sewerzowi)
Future Conservationist Award Bird

We will use landscape ecological methods to study the wildlife conservation and management at Gannan Tibetan Autonomous State in the southern Gansu Province. The Chinese grouse (Bonasa sewerzowi), which is...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
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

Reptile
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