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There are currently 843 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $19,505,573 to 2094 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 Sea Bass

Giant Sea Bass (Stereolepis gigas) is the largest coastal bony-fish present in Baja California (Mexico) and California (US) waters, and a critically endangered species with immense cultural and ecological value. Through the collaboration of scientists, as well as local fishing communities, government and stakeholders this research program will draw on local knowledge and specialized scientific expertise to inform our understanding of this iconic ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202521063) - Giant Sea Bass - Awarded $11,500 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202521063 - Awarded $11,500 on April 28, 2019
Clanwilliam sandfish

Saving sandfish: fish rescue and associated monitoring to help conserve one of South Africa’s most threatened and charismatic freshwater fish

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520635) - Clanwilliam sandfish - Awarded $12,800 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520635 - Awarded $12,800 on April 28, 2019
sandbar shark

Monitoring parturition and nursery sites and development of effective protection actions for endangered shark species (C. plumbeus and P. glauca) at fine regional scale.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520876) - sandbar shark - Awarded $7,700 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520876 - Awarded $7,700 on April 28, 2019
Du Toit's Torrent Frog

Petropedetes dutoiti is Critically Endangered, known from its type locality on the Kooitobos River in the northeast of Mount Elgon in Kenya; and a site along the Suam River dividing Kenya and Uganda at a base of Mount Elgon. Repeated surveys in and around the type locality have not been successful. This will be an extended survey to further determine the species current status.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520870) - Du Toit's Torrent Frog - Awarded $9,000 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520870 - Awarded $9,000 on April 28, 2019
Pancake Tortoise

Population Genetics and Population Status of the Pancake Tortoise (Malacochersus tornieri) in Eastern Africa

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520218) - Pancake Tortoise - Awarded $10,000 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520218 - Awarded $10,000 on April 28, 2019
Tahiti Monarch

Save the habitat of Tahiti Monarch from the invasive Miconia calvescens

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520975) - Tahiti Monarch - Awarded $8,000 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520975 - Awarded $8,000 on April 28, 2019
Plains-wanderer

Uncovering the movements and habitat use of the genetically unique and critically endangered Plains-wanderer (Pedionomus torquatus)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520593) - Plains-wanderer - Awarded $10,000 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520593 - Awarded $10,000 on April 28, 2019
Whenua Hou Diving Petrel

Integrative conservation of the Whenua Hou Diving Petrel: Rescuing one of New Zealand’s rarest seabirds from extinction

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202520234) - Whenua Hou Diving Petrel - Awarded $6,000 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202520234 - Awarded $6,000 on April 28, 2019
Amazon river dolphin

Protection of the pink river dolphin "Inia geoffrensis" and conservation of his habitat in Peru.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 20254746) - Amazon river dolphin - Awarded $5,000 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 20254746 - Awarded $5,000 on April 28, 2019
Barber's Cape Flats Ranger

Securing the Future of Barber's Cape Flats Ranger and the False Bay Unique Ranger - A Butterfly Conservation Project.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202519761) - Barber's Cape Flats Ranger	 - Awarded $10,298 on April 28, 2019
Project No. 202519761 - Awarded $10,298 on April 28, 2019