Projects by Year

Projects by year

Johnson Kiprop


The Lake Kamnarok National Reserve is found in Kerio Valley, Kenya. The Kerio Valley is in the Great Rift Valley between the Tugen Hills and the Elgeyo Escarpment. Adjacent to Lake Kamnarok National Reserve and part of the same ecosystem is the Rimoi Game Reserve. Separated by the Kerio River, these two ecosystems are home to the largest herds of elephants in East and Central Africa,
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Jonas Rafael Rodrigues Rosoni


Sporophila seedeaters form one of the few groups of Neotropical birds for which breeding biology is well-studied; however, there are still poorly understood, issues. An example of a poorly-researched species is Chestnut Seedeater S. cinnamomea, which breeds in the Pampas grasslands of southern South America and presumably spend nonbreeding season in the Cerrado of Central Brazil.
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Joseph Makaure


Globally, protected areas have been used extensively in biodiversity conservation for both terrestrial and marine ecosystems. Despite their imperilled status, not much has been done to identify and develop in situ conservation areas for freshwater ecosystems.
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Juan Carlos Huaranca


In the central highland of Bolivia, llama husbandry is the primary and most widespread activity among local people in the region. Grazing of these animals takes place without any regulation, and may have strong negative effects on flora and fauna.
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Juan Sebastián Moreno


Monitoring the extant population of the Critically Endangered species, Phragmipedium andreettae in Colombia, an orchid known as lady slipper orchid, a plant illegally collected and poach by its highly demand in the nurseries of the world. The study will be performed by recording the presence and abundance using direct observation and herbariums records.
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Judit Dopazo


The Chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatis) is a recognized global threat worldwide affecting numerous species of amphibians. Frogs and toads of Pampa's grasslands are not an exception.
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Julia Baum


Coral reefs are the world’s most biologically diverse marine ecosystems, and arguably also the most threatened, given the imminent threat posed by climate-change amplified heat stress events.
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Julian Peña


In recent decades the decline of bumblebee populations has been of great interest, due to the ecological role that these insects play on crops and wild plants. Colombia is a country highly dependent on agricultural products, despite this, there are few studies aimed to the knowledge and care about bumblebees as well as its importance as pollinators.
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Julio Vasquez Alva


Plant your Future works with smallholder farmers in the northern Peruvian Amazon region of Loreto to restore degraded farmland with productive agroforestry. The region is internationally recognised as mega-biodiverse. Slash-and-burn agriculture poses a threat to that biodiversity; it is the main driver of deforestation locally.
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Justin Baumann


Belize is home to 80% of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System (MBRS). We are partnering with a Belize-based NGO called "Fragments of Hope" to continue work on this project. Fragments of Hope is based in Placencia, Belize, which is where we will make our home base during the reciprocal transplant and outplanting efforts enclosed here.
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