Projects by Year

Projects by year

Sima Khanal

Nepal

Hornbills are principle long-distance dispersal agents and play a crucial role to maintain the forest ecosystem. In Nepal, there is inadequate information on population distribution and abundance of hornbill species.
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Simon Gartenstein

Chile

This project will be conducted in the subtidal kelp forests of Lessonia trabeculata on temperate rocky reefs of south-central Chile. The kelp forests of this region are characterized by depths of up to 15 m and a substratum consisting of boulders, large rocks and sand bottom.
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Simula Peres Maijo

Tanzania

This project originates from my previous Rufford-funded project which focused on assessing the influence of anthropogenic disturbance on chimpanzee resource availability, habitat use, and chimpanzee abundance in the Masito-Ugalla Ecosystem (MUE).
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Sock Bell Aristide Junior

Cameroon

The Ebo Forest is a mosaic of lowland and sub montane forest located in the Littoral region of Cameroon, North of the Sanaga River, a recurrent geographic barrier that persisted in times and acted for the diversification of several taxa in Central Africa and the Gulf of Guinea Biodiversity Hotspot (Oates et al. 2004).
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Sonam Tobgay

Bhutan

Cycas is the sole genus under family Cycadaceae. Most of the Cycas species (62%) are listed in IUCN as threatened group of plants. The species is under severe threat with its population declining due to estimated 30% of its natural habitat destroyed over past 90 years. More of its suitable habitat are likely to get reduced under predicted climate change scenario.
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Takuo Jean Michel

Cameroon

Western part of Cameroon is experiencing deforestation as a result of urbanization and farmlands exploitation technics. These constitute a high risk of losing basic information on bats which is essential for their conservation. Bats are nocturnal mammals that are poorly understood in Cameroon.
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Talemos Seta Shanka

Ethiopia

GBG is established to meet the four major functions in the landscape of 705 ha; Research (conservation with the focus on endemic and indigenous and economically important plants under threat), Conservation (water and soil erosion control in the garden as the area is highly rugged and exposed to soil erosion and plant conservation), environmental education (from lower to higher education institutio
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Tariku Mekonnen Gutema

Ethiopia

Currently, the degree of the human-carnivore conflict is escalating as humans further convert land for agricultural purposes and reduce the availability of wild prey to carnivores. Actually, the high level of persistence of the human–carnivore conflict is mainly due to livestock predation and has been the reason for eradicating the carnivores from most of their former ranges.
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Tasse Taboue Geraud Canis

Cameroon

The Goliath frog (Conraua goliath) known as the largest frog on earth is a good example of the Cameroon and Africa iconic biodiversity.
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Tatjana Shibaeva

Russia

Ladoga ringed seal is a post-glacial relic that inhabits Lake Ladoga, the largest lake in Europe. At present the Ladoga ringed seal is included in the Red Data Books of Russia and Karelia and in the IUCN Red List as a vulnerable species.
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