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The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $23,631,875 to 2504 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.

Obô Land Snail

Conservation of the threatened Obô giant land Snail Archachatina bicarinata and of the terrestrial malacological fauna of São Tomé Island, Central Africa

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190521916) - Obô Land Snail - Awarded $4,950 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 190521916 - Awarded $4,950 on September 25, 2019
Itatiaia Highland Frog

Search for a missing species: Itatiaia Highland Frog: does it still exists?

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190521861) - Itatiaia Highland Frog - Awarded $4,800 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 190521861 - Awarded $4,800 on September 25, 2019
Cerrado Rocket Frog

Allobates goianus is a species that occupies temporary streams of rocky slopes and gallery forests in the Cerrado of Brazil. Since 2014, the species is reported as endangered and the main threats are habitat loss and habitat fragmentation for agro-pastoral activities. This project aims to find the species in a protected area where it has not been found for 50 years.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190521619) - Cerrado Rocket Frog - Awarded $4,900 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 190521619 - Awarded $4,900 on September 25, 2019
Ohai

Expanding an Emerging Population of Ohai (Sesbania tomentosa), an Endemic Hawaiian Coastal Legume

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521859) - Ohai - Awarded $12,500 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 192521859 - Awarded $12,500 on September 25, 2019
Fairrie's Paphiopedilum

Conservation of rare and critically endangered orchid “Paphiopedilum farrienium in Bhutan”. 20 word limit

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521425) - Fairrie's Paphiopedilum - Awarded $4,000 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 192521425 - Awarded $4,000 on September 25, 2019
Tepezmaite

Conservation of Tepezmaite cycads (Ceratozamia morettii, C. brevifrons and C. tenuis) and its habitat through ecology and sensitizing local people

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521089) - Tepezmaite - Awarded $7,000 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 192521089 - Awarded $7,000 on September 25, 2019
Etruscan chub

The project is aimed at improve the conservation status of two fish species endemic to Italy: the Etruscan chub Squalius lucumonis (Bianco, 1983) and the South European nase Protochondrostoma genei (Bonaparte, 1839). For both species a decreasing population trend is reported (IUCN, 2019). The concrete conservation actions include: alien species eradication, restocking activities to support declining populations, establishment of protected areas ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521809) - Etruscan chub - Awarded $13,500 on September 24, 2019
Project No. 192521809 - Awarded $13,500 on September 24, 2019
Red Handfish

Conservation of the Red handfish (Thymichthys politus), potentially the world’s rarest marine fish, found only in two small sites in south-eastern Tasmania, Australia. Through monitoring via the Reef Life Survey program and focus on improving public awareness, this work aims to better inform and direct conservation effort to protect this species.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521873) - Red Handfish - Awarded $17,750 on September 24, 2019
Project No. 192521873 - Awarded $17,750 on September 24, 2019
Tarzan chameleon

Saving the Critically Endangered Chameleon ‘Calumma tarzan’

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521772) - Tarzan chameleon - Awarded $8,000 on September 24, 2019
Project No. 192521772 - Awarded $8,000 on September 24, 2019
Blue-throated hillstar

Save the endemic and critically endangered Blue-throated Hillstar (Oreotrochilus cyanolaemus) from extinction in Cerro de Arcos, Ecuador.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521876) - Blue-throated hillstar - Awarded $10,000 on September 24, 2019
Project No. 192521876 - Awarded $10,000 on September 24, 2019