2,152Grants to

1,402(Sub)Species

Case Study Map

There are currently 903 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $21,033,956 to 2239 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.

Horstrissea dolinicola

Actions for in situ conservation of the unique population of the monotypic plant genus Horstrissea in central Crete (Greece)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523456) - Horstrissea dolinicola  - Awarded $11,000 on April 19, 2020
Project No. 202523456 - Awarded $11,000 on April 19, 2020
Cozumel's cave sea star

Conservation status of two micro-endemic echinoderm species inhabiting a subterranean estuary in Cozumel, Mexico

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 200523736) - Cozumel's cave sea star - Awarded $4,950 on April 19, 2020
Project No. 200523736 - Awarded $4,950 on April 19, 2020
Cika mountain grasshopper

Strategic conservation issue for the Albanian endemic species: Cika mountain grasshopper (Peripodisma ceraunii)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523517) - Cika mountain grasshopper - Awarded $7,750 on April 19, 2020
Project No. 202523517 - Awarded $7,750 on April 19, 2020
Bowmouth Guitarfish

Rapid assessment of the immediate conservation requirements for critically endangered guitarfish in Southern Mozambique

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523895) - Bowmouth Guitarfish  - Awarded $10,550 on April 19, 2020
Project No. 202523895 - Awarded $10,550 on April 19, 2020
Salamandra del Pital

Population assessment of the Bolitoglossa synoria amphibian of the Cerro El Pital Natural Area, El Salvador

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523919) - Salamandra del Pital - Awarded $13,000 on April 19, 2020
Project No. 202523919 - Awarded $13,000 on April 19, 2020
Phrynomedusa dryade

The rare leaf-frogs: threats and conservation of Phrynomedusa dryade

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523589) - Phrynomedusa dryade - Awarded $6,800 on April 19, 2020
Project No. 202523589 - Awarded $6,800 on April 19, 2020
Austral Andean Water Frog

Searching for the lost Austral Andean Water Frog (Telmatobius contrerasi), an endangered and endemic species from Gualcamayo, Argentina The main objective of this project is to obtain new information that will be useful to update the conservation status of the species, including the increase in knowledge on the distributional range, assess the threats, and raise awareness on the situation of the species

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 200523538) - Austral Andean Water Frog - Awarded $5,000 on April 16, 2020
Project No. 200523538 - Awarded $5,000 on April 16, 2020
Leopard skunk frog

Unveiling the conservation needs of a unique, endemic and critically endangered Venezuelan high Andean frog

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 200523847) - Leopard skunk frog - Awarded $5,000 on April 16, 2020
Project No. 200523847 - Awarded $5,000 on April 16, 2020
Cuban Khaki Trope

Dwarf boas or tropes of the genus Tropidophis are small and colorful snakes occurring in the West Indies and South America. Sixteen species occur in Cuba, half of the world’s species and all of them are endemic to this archipelago. Many of these species have limited distributions and are seriously threatened, such as the Cuban Khaki Trope (Tropidophis hendersoni), the main target of this project.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 200523533) - Cuban Khaki Trope - Awarded $4,500 on April 16, 2020
Project No. 200523533 - Awarded $4,500 on April 16, 2020
White-breasted Thrasher

Engaging local communities in reversing the Endangered White-breasted Thrasher’s decline in St. Lucia by restoring nesting sites and reducing invasive species impacts.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523986) - White-breasted Thrasher - Awarded $10,825 on April 16, 2020
Project No. 202523986 - Awarded $10,825 on April 16, 2020