1,739Grants to

1,169(Sub)Species

South America

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 275 grants constituting a total donation of $2,573,642 for species conservation projects based in South America.

Conservation Case Studies in South America

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 172516447) - Teleferico rubber frog                    - Awarded $5,000 on September 18, 2017
18-09-2017 - Teleferico rubber frog

Conservation status and natural history of the endemic and endangered Teleferico rubber frog, an enigmatic high altitude Venezuelan Andean frog

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 172516196) - Juan Fernández Firecrown - Awarded $7,650 on September 18, 2017
18-09-2017 - Juan Fernández Firecrown

Implementing habitat restoration through invasive species removal and exclusion, and engaging local students in workshops and native planting days in the National Park on Robinson Crusoe Island (Más a Tierra) of the Juan Fernandez Archipelago.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 172515899) - Northern Muriqui - Awarded $10,000 on September 18, 2017
18-09-2017 - Northern Muriqui

Northern Muriqui Conservation Program of Minas Gerais: Terrestrial and Aerial Monitoring with Ecodrones

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 172516360) - Northern tiger cat - Awarded $9,532 on September 18, 2017
18-09-2017 - Northern tiger cat

Ecology and conservation of the northern tiger cat Leopardus tigrinus in Furna Feia National Park, Brazilian semiarid Caatinga

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 172515603) - Golden Poison Frog - Awarded $7,500 on May 01, 2017
01-05-2017 - 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. 172515484) - Ridge Marsupial Frog - Awarded $12,450 on May 01, 2017
01-05-2017 - 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. 170515352) - Caceres Robber Frog - Awarded $2,450 on May 01, 2017
01-05-2017 - Caceres Robber Frog

In search of Oreobates heterodactylus, a Data Deficient species endemic to the endangered Cerrado forests and lost for 80 years

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