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The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $17,506,771 to 1869 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.

Chimpanzee

The Budongo Conservation Field Station, founded in 1990, works to conserve the Budongo Forest in western Uganda and its wildlife, notably around 650 chimpanzees. We work with one chimpanzee community in particular, the Sonso community, living in the middle of the forest where our camp is located. We also conserve other forest species, and have ongoing education and community outreach programmes.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 1825272) - Chimpanzee - Awarded $20,900 on June 18, 2009
Project No. 1825272 - Awarded $20,900 on June 18, 2009
Siamese Crocodile

Lake Mesangat (East Kalimantan) maintains populations of RTE species such as Tomistoma schlegelii, Crocodylus siamensis, Orlitia borneensis, Ciconia stormi and Nasalis larvatus. The future of this area and the livelihood of its traditional fishermen faces serious threats from plantation agriculture and invasive exotics. The conservation foundation, Yayasan Ulin, is working to conserve at least 6,000 hectares of this remarkable site.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 1825309) - Siamese Crocodile - Awarded $19,500 on June 18, 2009
Project No. 1825309 - Awarded $19,500 on June 18, 2009
Fireflies

Very little is known about the congregating firefly, genus: Pteroptyx spp. in Malaysia. The congregating fireflies' habitat is along the intertidal mangrove rivers which are currently being threaten by clearings. This project compiles a directory of the current situation of the congregating fireflies zone (CFZ), a reference for conservation,awareness, future updating, monitoring and research work. Basic research was also carried out for the ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 1825338) - Fireflies - Awarded $16,400 on June 18, 2009
Project No. 1825338 - Awarded $16,400 on June 18, 2009
Brown-headed Spider Monkey

The Natural Park Munchique, one of the government protected areas in the Tropical Andes, is threatened by the conversion of forests into crops and hunting pressure. The present´s work purpose is to conduct a participative monitoring of large mammals with human communities, which collects information about the actual state of health of the ecosystems, determine abundance indexes, habitat uses, and the effect of human activities.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 1805336) - Brown-headed Spider Monkey - Awarded $5,000 on June 18, 2009
Project No. 1805336 - Awarded $5,000 on June 18, 2009
Marsh Crocodile

An investigation of the status of crocodiles and their habitats in Sri Lanka and assessment of human-crocodile conflict . Approximately 10-20 people are killed annually and about 50 people are attacked by crocodiles in Sri Lanka. Propose actions that should be taken to minimize this conflict as well as to conserve the crocodiles and their natural habitats.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 1805271) - Marsh Crocodile - Awarded $5,000 on June 18, 2009
Project No. 1805271 - Awarded $5,000 on June 18, 2009