2,152Grants to

1,402(Sub)Species

Case Study Map

There are currently 883 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $20,498,786 to 2208 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.

Giant Southern Salamander

The lungless salamanders as the Southern Giant Salamander live in humid environments like the cloud forest of the Mixteca region in Oaxaca. Unfortunately, huge areas of forest have been lost or disturbed because of anthropogenic activities as coffee plantations. This project aims to generate knowledge about the ecology of this species in modified and pristine areas to develop a forestry management plan.

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180518096) - Giant Southern Salamander - Awarded $2,500 on May 02, 2018
Project No. 180518096 - Awarded $2,500 on May 02, 2018
Russian sturgeon

Research and conservation of wild sturgeon and and their aquatic habitat from the Northwest of Black Sea

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182518082) - Russian sturgeon - Awarded $17,000 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 182518082 - Awarded $17,000 on May 01, 2018
Jamaican Rock Iguana

The spatial ecology and behavior of the Jamaican Rock Iguana (Cyclura collei): implications for conservation management

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182517807) - Jamaican Rock Iguana - Awarded $6,000 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 182517807 - Awarded $6,000 on May 01, 2018
Pronk's day gecko

Collecting new information and promoting conservation of Pronk's day gecko within Mangabe-Ranomena-Sahasarotra protected area

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180518200) - Pronk's day gecko - Awarded $4,500 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 180518200 - Awarded $4,500 on May 01, 2018
White-headed duck

Searching for White-headed Duck (Oxyura leucocephala) Breeding and Wintering Grounds in Central Anatolia and Monitoring of Its Populations

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182515710) - White-headed duck - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 182515710 - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2018
Black-and-chestnut Eagle

Conserving the Endangered Black-and-chestnut Eagle (Spizaetus isidori) and his habitat: the Montane Cloud Forests of Peru

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182517982) - Black-and-chestnut Eagle - Awarded $5,000 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 182517982 - Awarded $5,000 on May 01, 2018
Sharpe's Longclaw

Our project is designed to integrating traditional livestock farming with emerging technology for the conservation of highland biodiversity in Kinangop by working with farmers to strengthen sheep flocks. With successful sheep farming is profitable, farmers will not convert pastureland into cropland thereby retaining the natural habitat for Sharpe’s Longclaw. The project also empower local youth to take part in the Conservation of ...

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 172517373) - Sharpe's Longclaw - Awarded $11,500 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 172517373 - Awarded $11,500 on May 01, 2018
Kazbeg birch mouse

Sicista kazbegica in North Ossetia appeared to be even more endangered that was initially believed

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180517915) - Kazbeg birch mouse - Awarded $2,000 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 180517915 - Awarded $2,000 on May 01, 2018
Fishing cat

Conservation of a newly recorded population of fishing cat (Prionailurus viverrinus) at Peam Krasaop Wildlife Sanctuary, south west Cambodia (continuation)

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182518056) - Fishing cat - Awarded $10,200 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 182518056 - Awarded $10,200 on May 01, 2018
Yanbaru whiskered bat

Ecology and conservation of the Yanbaru whiskered bat, a rare tree-dwelling bat from the Ryukyu Islands, Japan

View project

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182518110) - Yanbaru whiskered bat - Awarded $5,000 on May 01, 2018
Project No. 182518110 - Awarded $5,000 on May 01, 2018