2,274Grants to

1,458(Sub)Species

Asia

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 774 grants constituting a total donation of $6,767,593 for species conservation projects based in Asia.

Conservation Case Studies in Asia

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14258509) - Kazbeg birch mouse - Awarded $7,000 on April 30, 2014
30-04-2014 - Kazbeg birch mouse

Western Caucasian Sicista: taxonomy, modern distribution and densities, development of noninvasive methods for strictly protected sibling species

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14058437) - Ganges River Dolphin - Awarded $4,000 on April 30, 2014
30-04-2014 - Ganges River Dolphin

Strengthening Ganges River Dolphin Conservation in the Karnali-Geruwa-Katarniyaghat waterway of Nepal and India through Research, Capacity Building and Trans-boundary Cooperation

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14258644) - Fishing cat - Awarded $6,160 on April 30, 2014
30-04-2014 - Fishing cat

Status of Fishing Cat in Ghodaghodi Lake and Jagadishpur Reservoir and its conservation through Community Participation

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14258464) - Clouded leopard - Awarded $7,500 on April 30, 2014
30-04-2014 - Clouded leopard

Survey for a suitable site in Royal Manas National Park, Bhutan for a Community Study of Wild Cats

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14058554) - Sumatran Mountain Maxomys - Awarded $4,500 on April 30, 2014
30-04-2014 - Sumatran Mountain Maxomys

Sumatra are known as a home for 5 endemic rats. Almost all of them remain uncertain because of lack of research on them. Our work on "Ecological and Conservation Status of Sumatran Poorly-Known Endemic Rats" is a small effort to get better understanding on them and trying to figure it out effective effort to increase their survival.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14058504) - Indochinese silvered langur - Awarded $1,800 on April 30, 2014
30-04-2014 - Indochinese silvered langur

The project 'Tails of Cambodia' aims to empower local children through education to protect Cambodia’s primates. The project further includes training of local educators to implement Tails of Cambodia independently, training of ACCB's staff members to study primate behaviour, and a study on the activity budget of the Indochinese silvered langur (Trachypithecus germaini).

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14258193) - Black-winged Starling  - Awarded $7,000 on April 29, 2014
29-04-2014 - Black-winged Starling

Reintroduction of the Black-winged Starling (Sturnus melanopterus melanopterus) in West Java, Indonesia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14058843) - Spoon-billed Sandpiper - Awarded $4,000 on April 29, 2014
29-04-2014 - Spoon-billed Sandpiper

2014 Spoon-billed Sandpiper autumn survey in Rudong, China; The team will be the first ones to try to banding SBS at its most important stopover along the flyway and in the same time monitoring the waders population at Rudong mudlflat; the location is around 200 km north west of Shanghai

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14258557) - White Spotted Bush Frog - Awarded $9,000 on April 29, 2014
29-04-2014 - White Spotted Bush Frog

Reproductive ecology and conservation of critically endangered White spotted bush frog and allied bamboo nesting frogs in Western Ghats, India

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14258819) - Dragonflies and Damselflies - Awarded $12,500 on April 29, 2014
29-04-2014 - Dragonflies and Damselflies

Extensive Dragonfly survey targeting Urothemis thomasi to clarify its status and distribution across the Hajar Mountains

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