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Case Study Map

There are currently 825 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $18,496,150 to 1982 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.

Baer's Wood Mouse

Status and Conservation of the Endangered Baer’s Wood Mouse (Hylomyscus baeri) in Ghana.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515463) - Baer's Wood Mouse  - Awarded $9,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515463 - Awarded $9,000 on May 01, 2017
Pepperbark Tree

The Pepper-bark tree is Extinct in the Wild in Zimbabwe, largely due to habitat loss and over-collection for herbal medicine, however is still survives in a small number of private gardens. The Global Trees Campaign (GTC) will reintroduce this important medicinal tree back into Zimbabwe and facilitate its cultivation in home gardens to generate sustainable incomes.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515519) - Pepperbark Tree - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515519 - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2017
Psychotria silhouettae

Addressing knowledge gaps on the distribution and population status for three Critically Endangered species restricted to Silhouette Island (Seychelles).

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515517) - Psychotria silhouettae - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515517 - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2017
Malabar River Lily

The Malabar River lily (Crinum malabaricum) is endemic to approximately 5 km of 4 streams in northern Kerala State, south-west India. The streams arise and flow over laterite outcrops which support a wealth of endemic wetland-dependent plants. This project involved collaboration with staff and students of the Government College, Kasaragod to develop a baseline for monitoring population trends in this species.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515103) - Malabar River Lily - Awarded $7,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515103 - Awarded $7,000 on May 01, 2017
Nehe kuhiwa

Conservation of the Critically Endangered Hawaiian species Phyllostegia electra (Lamiaceae)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515205) - Nehe kuhiwa - Awarded $16,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515205 - Awarded $16,000 on May 01, 2017
Elkhorn coral

The endangered Elkhorn coral is a critical reef building species that provides habitat for marine life, supports fisheries and shelters coasts. Declines of over 90%, however, have reduced populations below reproductive a threshold, with recovery unlikely without intervention. Our project will boost reproductive success by collecting gametes during spawning, fertilizing them in the lab, and growing out larvae and juvenile corals to repopulate ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515461) - Elkhorn coral - Awarded $12,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515461 - Awarded $12,500 on May 01, 2017
Staghorn Coral

Identifying bleaching-resistant colonies of the endangered staghorn coral, Acropora cervicornis, in Turneffe Atoll, Belize for conservation and restoration

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190514943) - Staghorn Coral - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 190514943 - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Victotria Tilapia

Victoria tilapia (Oreochromis variabilis), cichlid fish species endemic to lakes Victoria and Kyoga is critically endangered; therefore it’s at risk of being extinct in the wild. This project will contribute to reviving the populations of critically endangered Victoria tilapia in Lake Nawampasa through working with fishing communities to address threats to this fish species and its habitats.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515042) - Victotria Tilapia - Awarded $8,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515042 - Awarded $8,500 on May 01, 2017
Rara Lake Frog

Rara Lake Frogs (Nanorana rarica) are endemic to Nepal and have been reported only from Rara lake (2,990m asl) situated at Rara National Park, mid western Nepal.The species was described by Dubois & Matsui, 1983 as a completely new species with morphometric measurements only while the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2004) has placed it under the Data Deficient (DD) category.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190511231) - Rara Lake Frog                    - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 190511231 - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Botucatu Escuerzo

Status review update of Proceratophrys moratoi: a endemic toad of Brazilian Cerrado

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515125) - Botucatu Escuerzo - Awarded $2,425 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515125 - Awarded $2,425 on May 01, 2017