1,677Grants to

1,133(Sub)Species

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 609 grants for this species type, constituting a total donation of $6,337,643.

Mammal Conservation Case Studies

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14259889) - Tamaraw, Mindoro dwarf buffalo - Awarded $9,000 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Tamaraw, Mindoro dwarf buffalo

The Tamaraw Program - Conservation and Enhancement of the Natural Heritage of Mts Iglit-Baco National Park on Mindoro Island in the Philippines was initiated in 2012. It aims at seeking for sustainable solutions to save this emblematic species in the wild, while enhancing local communities. Important activites were achieved lately thanks to the support of the MBZ. Project outcomes are presented here.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14059810) - San Martin titi monkey - Awarded $5,000 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - San Martin titi monkey

The goal of this pilot study was to assess the impact of habitat destruction on parental care behaviors in San Martin titi monkeys. Level of habitat destruction was determined by habitat connectivity, fruit availability, and intensity of exposure to human activity. Parental care was negatively correlated with level of habitat destruction.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 142510128) - Madame Fleurette’s sportive lemur - Awarded $5,000 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Madame Fleurette’s sportive lemur

Ecological requirements and conservation of Lepilemur fleuretae and Avahi meridionalis in the lowland rainforest of Tsitongambarika, South-Eastern Madagascar

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 142510181) - Southern Bornean Orangutan - Awarded $12,000 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Southern Bornean Orangutan

The Sabangau peat-swamp forest in southern Borneo supports the worlds largest population of orangutans and is critically important for biodiversity and carbon conservation. OuTrop is a research and conservation organisation that monitors orangutans and other biodiversity, supports community patrol units and fire-fighting teams, trains and develops local capacity and works with Indonesian partners to rehabilitate and reforest drained and degraded ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14059843) - Sambirano Mouse Lemur - Awarded $4,900 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Sambirano Mouse Lemur

This project investigates the behavioural ecology of the Sambirano Mouse Lemur, Microcebus sambiranensis, an Endangered primate of North-Western Madagascar that has never before been studied. Its’ vocal characteristics, sleeping site ecology and home-ranging will be investigated to fill crucial gaps in the understanding of the species and to facilitate the lemur conservation efforts currently ongoing within the Sahamalaza-Iles Radama National ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14059744) - Himalayan grey langur - Awarded $1,700 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Himalayan grey langur

The Chamba Sacred Langur (Semnopithecus ajax) is an Endangered leaf-eating monkey of which only 250 mature individuals are left in the wild. This art-, education- and outreach activities will be implemented to support the conservation of the species.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 142510049) - Pallas's cat - Awarded $5,400 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Pallas's cat

The project will cover blanks in distribution of Pallas's Cat in the Eastern Kazakhstan particularly in the Zaissan Lake area (Tarbagatai and South Altai Mnts.). Camera trapping and interviewing methods will be used.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 14259908) - Pampas cat - Awarded $6,080 on December 28, 2014
28-12-2014 - Pampas cat

Human-small cat conflict and distribution of Pampas cat (Leopardus colocolo) in the Sechura Desert and in the Seasonally Dry Forest of southwestern Ecuador and northwestern Peru.

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