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Canasi Frog (Eleutherodactylus blairhedgesi)

Mohamed bin Zayed Species project number 200524201

Ecology and conservation of the threatened local endemic frog Eleutherodactylus blairhedgesi on Boca de Canasí, Cuba

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 200524201) - Canasi Frog - Awarded $4,500 on October 16, 2021


1. Gathering of ecological and demographical variables critical for the occurrence of the target species and assesall threats affecting it and the associated habitat

2. To start an awareness-raising campaign for the conservation of this species and the associated habitat by design, printing and distribution of posters, brochures and field guides 

3. To extrapolate the ecological conditions in the study area to identify other regions with potentially suitable habitats for the occurrence of the target species, by using Ecological Niche Modeling

Project 200524201 location - Cuba, North America