Projects by Year

Projects by year

Adriaan Jacobus Olivier

Zimbabwe

Over the past 30 years, giraffe numbers have decreased by almost 40%, and currently population number are estimated to be around 110,000 in the wild.
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Adrián Ciprés Chavez

Mexico

The study sites are the Protected Natural Area (ANP) Arroyo Moreno in the municipalities of Boca del Río and Medellín, Veracruz (19°06´21.58´´N 96°07´04.06´´O), dominated by mangrove forest. This ANP is threatened by the urban development around it. The Mandinga Lagoon System (SLM) is in the municipality of Alvarado (19°03´08.97´´N 96° 04´44.20´´O).
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Agro Prince Pascal

Ghana

All three (3) species of pangolins known to occur in Ghana, i.e. the white-bellied pangolin (Phataginus tricuspis), black-bellied pangolin (Phataginus tetradactyla), and the giant ground pangolin (Smutsia gigantea), have been categorized as ‘endangered’, and ‘vulnerable’ respectively on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (IUCN SCC, 2019), CITES put them under appendix I i.e.
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Ahissa Laurent

Ivory Coast

Background: The Wimmer shrew (Crocidura wimmeri) classified as critically endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a mammal’s species endemic to Côte d'Ivoire. It was first described by Heim de Balsac and Aellen in 1958 in the peri-urban forest of Adiopodoume considered to be the type locality of this species in Côte d'Ivoire.
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Alejandro Alberto Schaaf

Argentina

The Southern Yungas of Argentina are subtropical mountain forests and they are considered as biodiversity hotspots on a global scale. These forests are under constant anthropic threat, especially because of changes in land use caused by the substitution of native forests for forestry plantations.
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Alejandro Maeda Obregón

Mexico

The axolotl salamander (Ambystoma mexicanum) from Lake Xochimilco (LX) is Critically Endangered in the wild due to severe environmental pressures. Urbanisation from Mexico City, one of the world’s largest conurbations, and the introduction of non-native freshwater fish species has drastically reduced the remaining wild population to ~35 individuals per Km2 in the 2015.
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Alejandro Pereda Sánchez

Peru

Wild carnivores face many threats around the world, such as interactions with invasive species that could spread infectious diseases to wild populations and impact wild distribution. The last southern patches of equatorial dry forest are located in San José, Pacasmayo, Peru. Habitat of small carnivores like sechuran foxes, pampas cats and striped hog-nosed skunks.
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Alex Nehemia

Tanzania

Historically, Lake Nyasa and Ruhuhu River have been highly supporting the local communities along their shores line through fishery resources. However, from the 1980s, fish catch has been declining mainly due to overfishing and degradation of the catchments.
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Alix Frank Rodrigue Idohou

Benin

The biosphere reserve of Pendjari (North West Benin) is the first recognized biodiversity hotspot in West Africa (Africanparks.org). The ecosystem spans an area of 4,800 km2 and hold the last refuge of fauna in West Africa (Africanparks.org). Nevertheless, much of the species are often neglected in policy decisions and landscape strategies.
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Alona Prylutska

Ukraine

My project is the next step of the urban bat conservation strategy realized by our Bat Rehabilitation Center in Kharkiv to implement the best bat education, conservation and rehabilitation practices on Ukrainian-wide scale. In 2019 we moved thought a tipping point in public opinion about bats in Ukraine; all our public and media activities had changed the reputation of bats.
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