Trees

Haile Yineger Tariku

Habitat Fragmentation in NW Ethiopia: Effects on Pollen-Mediated Gene Flow of Endangered Medicinal Tree, Prunus africana

The aim of this project is to understand the consequences of habitat loss and fragmentation on pollen dispersal of the endangered medicinal tree, Prunus africana (Hook.f.) Kalkman (Rosaceae).

Estefanía Ruiz de los Llanos

Regeneration of Amburana cearensis – A Valuable and Endangered Timber Species: Research and Proactive Actions for Conservation

The aim of the project is to promote the conservation of Amburana cearensis in the piedmont forest of Northwestern Argentina by gathering information for sustainable management of the species, increase awareness of local people, foresters and agency staff, and conduct enrichment activities in degraded forests.

Leonid Averyanov

Assessment of Xanthocyparis vietnamensis Nature Protected Status in Tuyen Quang Province, Vietnam

Main goal of proposed exploration is description and assessment of recently discovered isolated population of critically endangered relict conifer – Xanthocyparis vietnamensis endemic to northern Vietnam for its protection

Usama Mohammed

Trans-Boundary Monitoring and Conservation of Endangered Dragon Tree in Somaliland and Djibouti

The aim of the project is to contribute in survey and conservation of global endangered Dracaena ombet in Horn of Africa region and work with local NGOs and stakeholders to prepare species conservation action plan.

Giorgi Kirkitadze

Forest Rational Use, Conservation of Chestnut and Oak Endangered Trees, Training of Local People and their Education for this Purposes

Chestnut and Oak forest is decreasing rapidly in Georgia. Our aim is ecological education of local people and conservation of chestnut and oak unique forest.

Navendu Page

Assessing the Status and Distribution of Endemic and Threatened Trees of the Western Ghats

The aim of the project is to evaluate and assess the status of endemic and threatened tree species of Western Ghats using data generated from comprehensive field surveys. This information will contribute to a database on distribution and status of these species along with a pictorial field guide to some of these poorly known species.

Akomian Fortuné Azihou

Local Community Involvement in the Conservation of Five Endangered Multipurpose Tree Species of Gallery Forests in the Biosphere Reserve of Pendjari

The project aims to conserve local biodiversity in community forests by identifying and promoting indigenous conservation practices and decision making about resource use.

Edgar M Fortune

Final Phase of the Removal of Australian Pine from White Cay, Bahamas

The project goal is to remove the last of the invasive Australian pine from Sandy cay. This will ensure the survival of the critically endangered White Cay iguana.

Haile Yineger Tariku

Habitat Fragmentation in NW Ethiopia: Effects on Population Connectivity of an Endangered Medicinal Tree Species, Prunus Africana

This project aims to evaluate the effects of forest fragmentation on population connectivity of an endangered medicinal tree species, Prunus africana (Hook.f.) Kalkman (Rosaceae), in NW Ethiopia.

Shomboro Karau

Tree Selection and Nursery Programme for Buffer Zone Support in Yankari Game Reserve, Bauchi State Nigeria

The overall aim of the project is to reduce human pressure on the Yankari Game Reserve by promoting tree-growing in the local communities to provide firewood timber and other food materials.