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The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $18,003,544 to 1924 conservation projects for all species types with all IUCN classifications throughout the world. Project managers that have decided to publish their projects, are illustrated on the map below.

Welwitschia

Filling the gap of knowledge for a science-based assessment of the conservation status for an iconic species (i.e. Welwitschia mirabilis).

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192519816) - Welwitschia - Awarded $13,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 192519816 - Awarded $13,000 on December 20, 2018
Bleeding Toad

Annual Monitoring of Frogs and Toad Community at Mount Slamet, Central Java, Indonesia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190516584) - Bleeding Toad - Awarded $3,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 190516584 - Awarded $3,000 on December 20, 2018
Mollinedia stenophylla

Mollinedia stenophylla (Monimiaceae) is a recently rediscovered and critically endangered Angiosperm species endemics from a narrow area of rain forest in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil. This project aims to perform fieldwork to collect more information about the species and samples to study the population genetics and propose measures to conservation of this species and others associated in the same area.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190519681) - Mollinedia stenophylla - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 190519681 - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Parana pine

The Parana Pine (Araucaria angustifolia) is a critically endangered species of conifer that occurs in southern Brazil. Araucaria has a history of use in past and current South American societies, as its seeds were/ are an important source of food and income. This project aims to understand how land use and management affect population dynamics of Araucaria in the highlands of southern Brazil.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190520070) - Parana pine - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 190520070 - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Jerdon’s Courser

Rediscovering the Jerdon’s Courser: an attempt to locate the cryptic and critically endangered species

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190520032) - Jerdon’s Courser - Awarded $4,970 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 190520032 - Awarded $4,970 on December 20, 2018
Black Softshell Turtle

Conservation of the Black Softshell Turtle (Nilssonia nigricans) in Assam, India

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192519786) - Black Softshell Turtle - Awarded $7,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 192519786 - Awarded $7,000 on December 20, 2018
Gabal Elba Dragon Tree

Dracaena ombet is a globally endangered tree species. In Ethiopia, it is only sparsely found in the degraded Desa’a forest. To date, no data on the tree in Ethiopia. Therefore, this project will assess the tree’s current conservation status through collecting data from field and stakeholders. Collected data will then be scientifically analysed to prepare its future conservation actions, predict suitable habitats; and train ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190519008) - Gabal Elba Dragon Tree - Awarded $4,980 on October 02, 2018
Project No. 190519008 - Awarded $4,980 on October 02, 2018
Scaly-foot Snail

A Red List for molluscs from hydrothermal vents in the Indian Ocean

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192518473) - Scaly-foot Snail - Awarded $8,000 on October 02, 2018
Project No. 192518473 - Awarded $8,000 on October 02, 2018
Mediterranean Pillow Coral

Conservation actions for monitoring and protecting the endangered and the only reef-like structured species in the Mediterranean Sea, Cladocora caespitosa

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192518977) - Mediterranean Pillow Coral   - Awarded $6,500 on October 02, 2018
Project No. 192518977 - Awarded $6,500 on October 02, 2018
Cameroon Giant Fire Millipede

Pelmatojulus excisus is a giant millipede known only in some restricted areas in Cameroon rainforest. Despite their ecological importance, this giant endemic species has received no conservation attention and remain known as Not Listed in IUCN RedList. The current study intend to Identify the status and distribution of the target species; provide data on its ecology and develop conservation measures.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190514904) - Cameroon Giant Fire Millipede - Awarded $5,000 on October 02, 2018
Project No. 190514904 - Awarded $5,000 on October 02, 2018