Projects by Year

Projects by year

Nesha Ichida

Indonesia

The project will focus on the biodiversity of sharks and rays, or elasmobranchs in Rote Island. Rote is the southernmost island of Indonesia and the southernmost part of the Savu Sea Marine National Park. Critical habitats such as extensive mangrove forest, sea grass beds and coral reefs surround the island.
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Nicolás Lucas Rovegno Arrese

Peru

Fisheries management decisions need to be based on the best available information, which in artisanal fisheries is usually limited. Fishing communities as resource users acquire traditional ecological knowledge through their experience and day to day activity.
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Nika Paposhvili

Georgia

During the project, we will produce and set up a warning/prohibition sign on the island in order to keep the visitors away during the incubation time. We will prepare also brochures with information about the status of Velvet scoter, the factors that threaten their future survival and how local people can contribute to reducing these threats.
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Nina Lončarević

Montenegro

Ćemovsko field is primarily a pseudo steppe habitat, a type that has high conservation priority in Natura 2000 network, with this site as candidate on Emerald sites list as well. However, it has not received much attention from the research community and there is currently no unique and open-access study of the habitat and its species.
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Novelia Triana

Indonesia

The population of Sumatran tiger has been decreasing extremely. It is facing some threats and living fragmented and conflicting with the human. In order to develop the conservation action, it would need an economic valuation to figure out the potential financial solution to solve the problem which is considering economic social and cultural aspects.
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Nur Bikem Kesici

Turkey

The Aegean Sea is home to a diverse assemblage of different large predators. However, lack of available information on the local biodiversity and other important ecosystem variables is a major obstacle in conservation planning of the target area.
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Nurbahar Usta Baykal

Turkey

Kazdafi fir is an endemic coniferous tree taxon suffers from severely fragmented populations mainly caused by human activities and reforestration management not favoring the species following two past wildfires (1945 & 1975). The aim of the project is to define a "Kazdagi Fir Forest Corridor" to connect 4 populations of this subspecies that are known to be connected in the past.
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Oassis Huerta

Mexico

This research will document and evaluate socio-cultural aspects in the distillation process of a mezcal from western Mexico, known as "raicilla" and which is obtained from populations, mostly wild, of an agave known in the region as "lechuguilla" (Agave maximiliana).
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Ognjen Lukić

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina has a particularly rich biodiversity and diversity of habitats. Currently, canyons of Ugar and Crna Rijeka are included on the List of potential Natura 2000 sites with pSCI status (potential Sites of Community Importance) (Proposal of potential network of Natura 2000 sites in B&H).
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