2020/21 Projects
Project Name Supported Species Location Principal Investigator Institute
Rescue information and technical support investigation for sea turtle
Green sea turtle, Hawksbill sea turtle, Leatherback sea turtle China Dr. CHEN Min East China Normal University
Conserving the coastal wetlands of Lianyungang, China – the critically important stopover site for long-distance migratory shorebirds
Asian Dowitcher, Giant Knot, Spotted Greenshank China Ms. YANG Ziyou Spoon‐billed Sandpiper (Shanghai) Environment Protection Technology Co. Ltd
Myeik Archipelago Shark and Ray Assessment
Giant Manta Ray, Scalloped Hammerhead, Giant devil ray, Green sawfish, Large tooth sawfish, Narrow sawfish Myanmar Dr. Andrea MARSHALL Marine Megafauna Foundation
Humphead wrasse computer-aided facial recognition as a novel solution to CITES enforcement improvement
Humphead Wrasse China, Hong Kong Dr. Yvonne SADOVY Science and Conservation of Fish Aggregations
Investigation on seasonal distribution pattern and habitat utilisation of narrow-ridged (finless porpoise)
Narrow-ridged finless porpoise China Dr. LI Yongtao Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute
Follow to save: understanding the endangered Okhotsk Sea bowhead whale seasonal distribution for defining potential “areas of conflict” with industry
Bowhead Whale Russian Federation Dr. Olga SHPAK A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution of Russian Academy of Sciences (IEE RAS)
Sedimentation and climate emergency impacts in Malaysia evaluated using horseshoe crab embryogenesis
Mangrove horseshoe crab Malaysia Dr. Byan Raveen NELSON Institute of Tropical Biodiversity and Sustainable Development, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
Community based anti-poaching units for wildlife conservation
Bengal tiger, Asian elephant, Greater one-horned rhino, Ganges River Dolphin, Gharial, Hog deer Nepal Dr Rabin KADARIYA National Trust for Nature Conservation
Revamping Nature Discovery Center in Assam, India: an effort towards planting conservation values in the community
Assam Roofed Turtle India Dr. Shailendra SINGH Turtle Survival Alliance
Hong Kong as a hub and home for declining Tokay geckos: analysis of genetic diversity
Tokay gecko China, Hong Kong Dr. Timothy BONEBRAKE The University of Hong Kong
Patrol and fire-fighting teams to protect and conserve the Sabangau Forest, Indonesia
Bornean orangutan Indonesia Ms Susan SHEWARD Orangutan Appeal UK
Anti-poaching strategies to protect Sunda pangolins and other threatened species
Sunda pangolins, Sun Bear, Sunda clouded leopard Malaysia Mr. Roshan GUHARAJAN Panthera and Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre
Gaoligong mountain takin protection, monitoring and community conservation awareness raising
Takin China Mr.FANG Yihao Institute of Eastern-Himilaya Biodiversity Research, Dali University