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Amphibian Conservation in the Abra de Zamora Key Biodiversity Area of Ecuador
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Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja
HOTSPOT
Tropical Andes
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$74,774
DATES
Jul 2019
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Jul 2020
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Tropical Andes
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$74,774
DATES
Jul 2019
-
Jul 2020

Conduct baseline assessments of seven globally threatened amphibian species and prepare a socio-economic study of the Abra de Zamora KBA to lay the foundation for obtaining official protection of the site. This grant will also produce a conservation action plan for the focal species and conduct activities for awareness building and environmental education.

Strategic Direction: 1 Improve protection and management of 36 priority KBAs to create and maintain local support for conservation and to mitigate key threats.