1,739Grants to

1,169(Sub)Species

Case Study Map

There are currently 714 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $16,505,729 to 1739 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.

Cinnamodendron corticosum

Cinnamodendron corticosum (Canellaceae) is a popular wild spice tree endemic to Jamaica, reportedly confined to two administrative parishes, and the IUCN Red List classifies the species as "vulnerable.” Considering the species’ assumed small geographic range, local reports of over-harvesting, and published deforestation rates in Jamaica, a systematic in-depth conservation status reassessment, through species-distribution analysis of ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182517028) - Cinnamodendron corticosum - Awarded $11,000 on December 19, 2017
Project No. 182517028 - Awarded $11,000 on December 19, 2017
River pipefish

A multidisciplinary conservation initiative to save South Africa's critically endangered estuarine pipefish Syngnathus watermeyeri from imminent extinction

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182516007) - River pipefish - Awarded $10,704 on December 19, 2017
Project No. 182516007 - Awarded $10,704 on December 19, 2017
Sumatran orangutan

Sumatran Orangutan Reintroduction at Jantho Nature Reserve, Indonesia - This project is actively expanding the wild distribution and population size of the Critically Endangered Sumatran orangutan.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182517180) - Sumatran orangutan - Awarded $12,500 on December 19, 2017
Project No. 182517180 - Awarded $12,500 on December 19, 2017
Bay cat

Long-term Felid Conservation in the Rungan River Landscape, Indonesian Borneo

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180516870) - Bay cat  - Awarded $5,000 on December 18, 2017
Project No. 180516870 - Awarded $5,000 on December 18, 2017
Sea spider

The great forgotten: Conservation Assessment of the Iberian Sea Spiders (Pycnogonida)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180516011) - Sea spider - Awarded $5,000 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 180516011 - Awarded $5,000 on September 18, 2017
Bumblebee

Ecology and conservation of indigenous bumblebee (Bombus haemorrhoidalis Smith) in Rawalakot, Azad Jammu & Kashmir Pakistan

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180516170) - Bumblebee - Awarded $3,500 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 180516170 - Awarded $3,500 on September 18, 2017
Bumble bees

Species Inventory and Conservation Initiatives of Bumble bees (Genus- Bombus) In Manang District, Nepal

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180516003) - Bumble bees - Awarded $3,500 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 180516003 - Awarded $3,500 on September 18, 2017
Stellate sturgeon

Community based conservation of critically endangered Stellate and Ship sturgeon: Saving living fossils on the brink of extinction

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182516164) - Stellate sturgeon - Awarded $6,500 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 182516164 - Awarded $6,500 on September 18, 2017
Western Ruivaco

Habitat restoration and population monitoring of an endangered freshwater fish endemic to the westernmost tip of Europe.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182515985) - Western Ruivaco - Awarded $15,600 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 182515985 - Awarded $15,600 on September 18, 2017
Tree frogs

Ecology and disease surveillance in frogs of Papua New Guinea

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180513397) - Tree frogs - Awarded $4,000 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 180513397 - Awarded $4,000 on September 18, 2017