2,274Grants to

1,458(Sub)Species

Case Study Map

There are currently 934 case studies available to view with selected filtering.



The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $21,538,428 to 2274 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.

Mittermeier's Sportive Lemur

Conservation of Lepilemur mittermeieri (EN) and its habitat in the Ampasindava Peninsula-Ambanja District, north-west of Madagascar.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192522461) - Mittermeier's Sportive Lemur - Awarded $12,500 on December 29, 2019
Project No. 192522461 - Awarded $12,500 on December 29, 2019
Cheetah

Supporting community conservation through promoting coexistence, capacity building, and strengthening livelihoods in the Western Kalahari of Botswana

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192522779) - Cheetah - Awarded $11,546 on December 29, 2019
Project No. 192522779 - Awarded $11,546 on December 29, 2019
Javan Paphiopedilum

An endangered endemic orchid: Population, distribution, and habitat characteristic study of Java Paphiopedilum (Paphiopedilum javanicum) in Mount Lawu, Indonesia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190521897) - Javan Paphiopedilum - Awarded $4,815 on September 26, 2019
Project No. 190521897 - Awarded $4,815 on September 26, 2019
Greater Capricorn beetle

The use of conservation detection dogs to survey the critical endangered greater Capricorn beetle. There is only one remaining Swedish population of the species. To save the species a reintroduction programme was developed. Monitoring of the reintroduction to assess the success is crucial in the future management of the species in Sweden. This project will develop an effective monitoring method for the greater Capricorn beetle.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521247) - Greater Capricorn beetle - Awarded $7,500 on September 26, 2019
Project No. 192521247 - Awarded $7,500 on September 26, 2019
Pachystyla bicolor

Our project targeted one of the most endangered snail species in Mauritius, the Pachystyla bicolor. From four individuals, we captive bred more than 300 individuals to create a captive colony and individuals for release. We designed a predator proof fence to exclude all the snails' predators in their natural environment and released 50 adults, which are surviving and growing.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521893) - Pachystyla bicolor - Awarded $5,979 on September 25, 2019
Project No. 192521893 - Awarded $5,979 on September 25, 2019
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
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
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