Turtle Conservation Fund (TCF) Grant Announcement
Congratulations to the successful TCF grant recipients. Eight out of nine grants that were awarded went to people and projects in Asia working to conserve turtles! Please remember that the next round of TCF grant applications are due November 1, 2007. More information can be obtained by linking directly to the TCF website: http://www.turtleconservation.org
Grant recipients August 2007
Khin Myo Myo. 2007. Preliminary survey of the status of Kachuga trivittata between the Htamanthi village and the confluence of Chindwin and Ayeyawady Rivers.
Ghaffari, Hanyeh and Taskavak, Ertan. 2007. A comparative study between the habits, conservational efforts and DNA structures of Rafetus euphraticus in Iran and Turkey.
Shiping, Gong. 2007. Geographic distribution, status and conservation of freshwater turtles in Guangdong Province, China.
Shunqing, Lu. 2007. Conserve the giant Yangtze softshell (Rafetus swinhoei).
Schoppe, Sabine. 2007. Siebenrockiella leytensis over time ? are populations stable?
Asian Turtle Program. 2007. A strategic approach to the conservation of chelonians in Vietnam.
Sovannara, Heng. 2007. The Batagur baska conservation project, Cambodia.
Chen, Gang. 2007. A conservation study of the critically endangered Cuora yunnanensis in Yunnan, China.
Asian Turtle Conservation Network (ATCN)
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