Grant Name:

Rio Negro Basin Conservation Geopolitics II

  • Date Awarded:
    Apr 2008
     
  • Amount:
    $1,776,915
     
  • Term:
    35 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF1728
     
  • Funding Area:
    Environmental Conservation
     
 
 

For the effective management of a series of protected areas in the lower and middle Rio Negro Basin totaling approximately four million hectares. It is the second phase of a process to help create and implement an appropriate mosaic of protected areas in this region and will include basic management of the Rio Unini Extractive Reserve (833,352 hectares), the Rio Negro State Park - North (146,028 hectares), and Jau National Park (2,272,000 hectares); and will also continue efforts in Serra do Araca State Park (1,818,700 hectares) to redefine the boundaries as it currently overlaps with the Yanomami Indigenous Reserve.

Related Grants

Fundacao Vitoria Amazonica (Amazon Vitória Foundation) (5)

date grant program term amount
Sep 2014 Consolidation of Protected Areas in the Lower Rio Negro Mosaic, Brazil Environmental Conservation 28 months $1,850,000
Jun 2011 Protected Area Governance in the Lower Rio Negro Environmental Conservation 36 months $1,664,385
Apr 2008 Rio Negro Basin Conservation Geopolitics II Environmental Conservation 35 months $1,776,915
Nov 2007 Rio Negro Basin Conservation Geopolitics - Supplement Environmental Conservation 32 months $33,197
Jul 2004 Rio Negro Basin Conservation Geopolitics Environmental Conservation 36 months $865,000

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