An integrative approach to the conservation of the endangered Arabian populations of the gecko Teratoscincus keyserlingii

An integrative approach to the conservation of the endangered Arabian populations of the gecko Teratoscincus keyserlingii
The IBE and the Environment and Protected Area’s authority from the UAE have united efforts to invert the decline trend of the last remaining populations of this gecko in the UAE and to protect the fragile and threatened habitats it occupies.

Funding Body: The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund

Project Number: 172515524

Years: 01/05/2017 - 31/10/2018

PICTURE: Salvador Carranza at the entrance of a protected area that contains one of the remaining populations of Teratoscincus keyserlingii in the UAE. Picture taken during field surveys in June 2017. 

Principal researchers

Salvador Carranza