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The Shared Earth Foundation Grants, FY 2012

Alliance for International Reforestation DeLand, FL $15,000

To continue programs of tree-planting and efficient stove construction for the
indigenous people of Guatemala's Altiplano.

EcoAmerica Washington, DC $5,000.00

ecoAmerica uses consumer research and strategic partnerships to build programs
that build awareness, understanding and action for environmental/climate solutions
among mainstream Americans.

National Aquarium in Baltimore Baltimore, MD $15,000.00

Providing needed equipment for the Marine Animal Rescue Program, which treats
and releases sea turtles, seal, and other marine animals.


Northern Jaguar Project Tucson, AZ $25,000.00

Continued support for Jaguar Reserve in Sonora, Mexico, protecting, enhancing and
enlarging Jaguar habitat in this northern Mexico state.


Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Front Royal, VA $15,000.00

For a systematic reproductive, health and welfare assessment of working elephants in
Thailand, to reduce disease and death of these elephants, thus reducing the taking of
wild elephants in Thailand.


Washington College Chestertown, MD $20,000.00

Contribution to the Endowment for the Center for Environment and Society.


Western Environmental Law Center Eugene, OR $10,000.00

To protect and restore the enigmatic wolverine in the West.


Wildlife Media Bellingham, WA $15,000.00

To help produce the film BEARTREK and provide organizational support for the
filming. Wildlife Media supports the scientists featured in its films.


Adkins Arboretum Ridgely, MD $15,000

Continuation of experimental program, Targeted Goat Grazing, using goats as eco-
friendly way to control invasive plants.


Atlanta Botanical Garden Atlanta, GA $6,000.00

To expand ongoing conservation of frog species in Chile, to build a breeding facility
for six additional species of frogs threatened with extinction by the Chytrid fungus.


Bat Conservation International Austin, TX $10,000.00

Advocacy on Capitol Hill for expand the response to White Nose Syndrome, which is
extirpating cave-roosting bats across the Northeast, and expanding its deadly reach.


Center for Environmental Film Making American University, Washington, DC $10,000.00

Support for film, "Shooting in the Wild", which exposes deception and abuse of audiences,

as well as highlighting ethical wildlife filming and photographing.


Chester River Association Chestertown, MD $15,000.00

To assist with the Association's River Advocacy, Septic System Upgrade and Farm
Programs on the Chester River, a tributary of the Chesapeake Bay on Maryland's
Eastern Shore.

Eastern Shore Land Conservancy Queenstown, MD $15,000.00

Annual Planning Conference XIII


Eastern Shore Land Conservancy Queenstown, MD $2,750.00

Participation in National Conservation Leadership's Fellows Program


Environmental Film Festival Washington, DC $15,000.00

20th Environmental Film Festival, featuring moe than 150 films in over 50 venues across Washington, DC.


Environmental Investigation Agency Washington, DC $15,000.00

Working to prevent illegal logging in forested nations by promoting the effective
implementation and enforcement of US legislation, including educating US policy
makers to the need to lead these efforts.


LEAP Oakland, CA and Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia $5,000.00

To help the small community of Abai in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo, conserve its
wildlife and habitat, and become an ecotourism destination.


LEAP Oakland, CA and Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia $15,000.00

Support for the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Center and its work protecting and
reintroducing Sun Bears to their forest habitat in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo.


LEAP Oakland, CA $50,000.00

Operating funds to enable Land Empowerment Animals People to improve human

the lives of people and conserve wildlife in Sabah.


LEAP Oakland, CA and Sukau, Sabah, Malaysia $25,000.00

To assist HUTAN's research, conservation and ecotourism along the Lower

Kinabatangan River in Sabah.


The Maryland/DC Chapter of The Nature Conservancy Bethesda, MD $25,000.00

Ayampe Water Fund, Ecuador, using a city's payments for water to restore the
Ayampe River's watershed, thus restoring habitat for jaguars and other endangered


Rachel's Network Washington, DC $20,000.00

Promoting women as empassioned leaders and agents of change dedicated to

stewardship of the Earth.


Red Wolf Coalition Columbia, NC $5,000.00

Continued support for protection of the endangered Red Wolf in North Carolina.


Savannah Science Museum Savannah, Georgia $5,000.00

Saving Endangered Sea Turtles and their habitat on Wassaw Island; conducting
research and education into the needs of and ways to protect these creatures.


Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Front Royal, VA $10,000.00

Continue search for a microbial species to use as a probiotic treatment against the
Chytrid Fungus which is extirpating amphibians, and lead to re-establishment of
healthy wild populations of Panamanian Golden Frogs and other amphibians.


Snow Leopard Conservancy Sonoma, CA $1,500.00

For genetic studies to add to the body of knowledge about these rare, endangered

endangered cats


Snow Leopard Conservancy Sonoma, CA $25,000.00

Conservation of Snow Leopards throughout their mountainous Himalayan range,
from Mongolia to Nepal, working with the local, indigenous people and
their communities.


Wildlife Conservation Society Bronx, NY $13,340.00

Conservation of the Bolivian Guanaco, the fourth New World camel.


Woodland Park Zoo Seattle, WA $10,000.00

To help the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program reach its match offered by
Conservation International.


World Parrot Trust Lake Alfred, FL $1,000.00

FlyFree program, protecting endangered parrots around the world.


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