1,924Grants to

1,262(Sub)Species

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The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded $18,003,544 to 1924 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.

Psychotria silhouettae

Addressing knowledge gaps on the distribution and population status for three Critically Endangered species restricted to Silhouette Island (Seychelles).

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515517) - Psychotria silhouettae - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515517 - Awarded $10,000 on May 01, 2017
Malabar River Lily

The Malabar River lily (Crinum malabaricum) is endemic to approximately 5 km of 4 streams in northern Kerala State, south-west India. The streams arise and flow over laterite outcrops which support a wealth of endemic wetland-dependent plants. This project involved collaboration with staff and students of the Government College, Kasaragod to develop a baseline for monitoring population trends in this species.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515103) - Malabar River Lily - Awarded $7,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515103 - Awarded $7,000 on May 01, 2017
Nehe kuhiwa

Conservation of the Critically Endangered Hawaiian species Phyllostegia electra (Lamiaceae)

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515205) - Nehe kuhiwa - Awarded $16,000 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515205 - Awarded $16,000 on May 01, 2017
Elkhorn coral

The endangered Elkhorn coral is a critical reef building species that provides habitat for marine life, supports fisheries and shelters coasts. Declines of over 90%, however, have reduced populations below reproductive a threshold, with recovery unlikely without intervention. Our project will boost reproductive success by collecting gametes during spawning, fertilizing them in the lab, and growing out larvae and juvenile corals to repopulate ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515461) - Elkhorn coral - Awarded $12,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515461 - Awarded $12,500 on May 01, 2017
Staghorn Coral

Identifying bleaching-resistant colonies of the endangered staghorn coral, Acropora cervicornis, in Turneffe Atoll, Belize for conservation and restoration

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190514943) - Staghorn Coral - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 190514943 - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Victotria Tilapia

Victoria tilapia (Oreochromis variabilis), cichlid fish species endemic to lakes Victoria and Kyoga is critically endangered; therefore it’s at risk of being extinct in the wild. This project will contribute to reviving the populations of critically endangered Victoria tilapia in Lake Nawampasa through working with fishing communities to address threats to this fish species and its habitats.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515042) - Victotria Tilapia - Awarded $8,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515042 - Awarded $8,500 on May 01, 2017
Rara Lake Frog

Rara Lake Frogs (Nanorana rarica) are endemic to Nepal and have been reported only from Rara lake (2,990m asl) situated at Rara National Park, mid western Nepal.The species was described by Dubois & Matsui, 1983 as a completely new species with morphometric measurements only while the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2004) has placed it under the Data Deficient (DD) category.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190511231) - Rara Lake Frog                    - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 190511231 - Awarded $2,500 on May 01, 2017
Botucatu Escuerzo

Status review update of Proceratophrys moratoi: a endemic toad of Brazilian Cerrado

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515125) - Botucatu Escuerzo - Awarded $2,425 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515125 - Awarded $2,425 on May 01, 2017
Golden Poison Frog

Participative monitoring population of Endemic and Endangered Golden Poison Frog (Phyllobates terribilis) in Pacific Lowlands of Cauca department, Colombia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515603) - Golden Poison Frog - Awarded $7,500 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515603 - Awarded $7,500 on May 01, 2017
Ridge Marsupial Frog

The ridge marsupial frog (Gastrotheca psychrophila) is an endemic and endangered species with a known distribution range limited to the Cordillera Oriental (Southern Ecuador). The project is aimed to assess its population range and health in the Madrigal del Podocarpus Natural Reserve, reduce its habitat degradation (remove invasive pine trees and plant native species), search for new populations and implement a wide awareness-raising campaign.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192515484) - Ridge Marsupial Frog - Awarded $12,450 on May 01, 2017
Project No. 192515484 - Awarded $12,450 on May 01, 2017