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The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $20,503,286 to 2209 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.

African Violet

Conservation of a critically endangered African violet through the management of its pollinator diversity in Taita Hills, Kenya

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182519216) - African Violet - Awarded $8,500 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 182519216 - Awarded $8,500 on December 20, 2018
Antarctic Toothfish

Antarctic toothfish, the top predator in the deep waters of the Southern Ocean, has gained a tremendous attraction to legal and illegal fishery due to its high commercial value. The project aims at improving the knowledge of the life cycle and population genetic structure of this large, long-lived species to prevent overfishing and foster its conservation within and outside of Antarctic marine protected areas.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182519694) - Antarctic Toothfish - Awarded $8,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 182519694 - Awarded $8,000 on December 20, 2018
Apennine Yellow-bellied Toad

Actions for long-term survival and enforcing of the wild populations of Bombina pachypus in Umbria (Central Italy)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182519945) - Apennine Yellow-bellied Toad - Awarded $12,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 182519945 - Awarded $12,000 on December 20, 2018
Bleeding Toad

Annual Monitoring of Frogs and Toad Community at Mount Slamet, Central Java, Indonesia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180516584) - Bleeding Toad - Awarded $3,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 180516584 - Awarded $3,000 on December 20, 2018
Bamboutos Egg’s Frog

Conserving the Critically Endangered, EDGE-listed Bamboutos Egg Frog Leptodactylodon axillaris on Mount Bamboutos , Cameroon

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182520003) - Bamboutos Egg’s Frog  - Awarded $7,730 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 182520003 - Awarded $7,730 on December 20, 2018
Mollinedia stenophylla

Mollinedia stenophylla (Monimiaceae) is a recently rediscovered and critically endangered Angiosperm species endemics from a narrow area of rain forest in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil. This project aims to perform fieldwork to collect more information about the species and samples to study the population genetics and propose measures to conservation of this species and others associated in the same area.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180519681) - Mollinedia stenophylla - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 180519681 - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Buchanania barberi

Buchanania barberi (Anacardiaceae) is a Critically Endangered evergreen tree, endemic to the Southern Western Ghats of Kerala, India. The species is on the verge of extinction and remaining with two adult individuals. The project aims to develop baseline data, store seeds, germinate seeds, produce seedlings, their transplant and develop environment education campaign. The information generated will help to develop the conservation action plan.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180519970) - Buchanania barberi - Awarded $4,850 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 180519970 - Awarded $4,850 on December 20, 2018
Parana pine

The Parana Pine (Araucaria angustifolia) is a critically endangered species of conifer that occurs in southern Brazil. Araucaria has a history of use in past and current South American societies, as its seeds were/ are an important source of food and income. This project aims to understand how land use and management affect population dynamics of Araucaria in the highlands of southern Brazil.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180520070) - Parana pine - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 180520070 - Awarded $5,000 on December 20, 2018
Maguey azul

Agave grisea is an endemic species of the coastal sector Caletón de Don Bruno, Cienfuegos. It is categorized as Critically Endangered due to the reduction of its occupation area, low quality of habitat and continuous decrease of mature individuals. We will study the distribution, population structure, ecology and reproductive biology focused on pollination to know the implication of these aspects in survival and conservation status.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180519379) - Maguey azul - Awarded $3,890 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 180519379 - Awarded $3,890 on December 20, 2018
Milky flatworm

Conservation, description and assessment of Dendrocoelum planarians of Italy

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 180520056) - Milky flatworm - Awarded $3,400 on December 20, 2018
Project No. 180520056 - Awarded $3,400 on December 20, 2018