2,801Grants to

1,734(Sub)Species

South America

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 477 grants constituting a total donation of $4,451,611 for species conservation projects based in South America.

Conservation Case Studies in South America

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 222530039) -  Blue-throated Hillstar - Awarded $19,000 on December 20, 2022
20-12-2022 - Blue-throated Hillstar

Saving the endemic and critically endangered Blue-throated Hillstar from extinction in Cerro de Arcos, Ecuador (Fase II)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 220529452) - Pampas cat - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2022
20-12-2022 - Pampas cat

Saving one of the last populations of Leopardus munoai in the border of Brazil and Uruguay

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 222530234) - Andean cat - Awarded $8,500 on December 20, 2022
20-12-2022 - Andean cat

Small wild cats in the Shadows of central Chile: Highlighting the existence of Andean cat, Pampas cat, and Guigna in high human urbanized areas. The last wild wild cats areas in central Chile a hot spot of biodiversity in extinction process.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 220530013) - Colo-Colo Cat - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2022
20-12-2022 - Colo-Colo Cat

Conservation initiatives to prevent human-pampas cat conflict and minimize the impact of domestic animals. Mapuche chickens to prevent attacks and vaccination campaign.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 222529779) - blond titi monkey  - Awarded $12,500 on September 21, 2022
21-09-2022 - blond titi monkey

The population size of the Critically Endangered blond titi monkey in the Chapada Diamantina National Park, Brazil

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 220529819) - Myrceugenia gertii - Awarded $5,000 on September 21, 2022
21-09-2022 - Myrceugenia gertii

Myrceugenia gertii, Myrceugenia bananalensis, and other threatened Myrceugenia species in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 222529688) - Northern Tiger Cat - Awarded $9,000 on September 21, 2022
21-09-2022 - Northern Tiger Cat

Conservation Actions for the Andean Tiger Cat (Leopardus tigrinus pardinoides) in a biodiversity hotspot, in the Eastern Colombian Andes

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 222529581) - Southern tiger cat - Awarded $5,500 on September 21, 2022
21-09-2022 - Southern tiger cat

The last small cat: building a safety net around the vulnerable Leopardus guttulus in the extreme south of Brazil

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 220529687) - Güiña - Awarded $5,000 on September 21, 2022
21-09-2022 - Güiña

Integrated strategy for the mitigation of threats affecting Leopardus guigna in the Huilliche territory of Chacao, Chiloé

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