2,041Grants to

1,341(Sub)Species

Case Study Map

There are currently 829 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $19,006,574 to 2041 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.

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. 190516003) - Bumble bees - Awarded $3,500 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 190516003 - Awarded $3,500 on September 18, 2017
Stellate sturgeon

Community based conservation of critically endangered stellate and ship sturgeons: Saving living fossils on the brink of extinction

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192516164) - Stellate sturgeon - Awarded $6,500 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192516164 - Awarded $6,500 on September 18, 2017
Watercress darter

During this project, Freshwater Land Trust and partners have enhanced and maintained critical habitat and survival of the endangered watercress darter (Etheostoma nuchale) in an urban watershed in Jefferson County, Alabama.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192516061) - Watercress darter - Awarded $10,600 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192516061 - Awarded $10,600 on September 18, 2017
Cat fish

Ecology and Conservation of the endangered endemic Chrysichthys walkeri in the Pra Basin, Ghana

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515990) - Cat fish - Awarded $8,400 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192515990 - Awarded $8,400 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. 192515985) - Western Ruivaco - Awarded $15,600 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192515985 - Awarded $15,600 on September 18, 2017
Apennine yellow-bellied toad

The objective of our project is to ensure the persistence of Bombina pachypus in Liguria (NW Italy) through habitat restoration and the establishment of new populations. The project is a continuation of the funded project n. 152510524, achieving all stated objectives: we clarified the causes of the species decline, identified new populations, developed and tested a sustainable reintroduction method, carried out releases and habitat management.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192516417) - Apennine yellow-bellied toad - Awarded $8,000 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192516417 - Awarded $8,000 on September 18, 2017
Teleferico rubber frog

Conservation status and natural history of the endemic and endangered Teleferico rubber frog, an enigmatic high altitude Venezuelan Andean frog

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192516447) - Teleferico rubber frog                    - Awarded $5,000 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192516447 - Awarded $5,000 on September 18, 2017
Lemur leaf frog

Range assessment of the Critically Endangered Lemur leaf frog (Agalychnis lemur) in Costa Rica’s Central Valley

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515520) - Lemur leaf frog - Awarded $10,000 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192515520 - Awarded $10,000 on September 18, 2017
Helena's stump-toad frog

Ambohitantely Special Reserve in Madagascar is the only remaining patch of humid forest on the central plateau north of the capital Antananarivo. The remaining 3,000Ha of forest is home to two site endemic Critically Endangered frog species: Anilany helenae and Anodonthyla vallani. This project seeks to undertake the first population assessment of each species as a basis for long-term monitoring.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192516328) - Helena's stump-toad frog - Awarded $3,800 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 192516328 - Awarded $3,800 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. 190513397) - Tree frogs - Awarded $4,000 on September 18, 2017
Project No. 190513397 - Awarded $4,000 on September 18, 2017