The IIF is pleased to announce three major funding sources supported iguana conservation in 2004.
The Disney Wildlife Conservation Fund has awarded $16,000 for a restoration program for the Turks and Caicos Iguana. Additionally, the Disney Rapid Response Conservation Fund pledged $5,000 for Hurricane Ivan relief benefitting Jamaican and Grand Cayman iguanas.
Conservation International’s Critically Endangered Neotropical Species Fund awarded $5,000 to a proposal entitled “Invasive Mammal Control and Enhanced Survival of Hatchling Jamaican Iguanas in the Hellshire Hills.”
The IUCN SSC Sir Peter Scott Fund for Conservation Action was awarded to the Iguana Specialist Group, totaling $15,000 for priority projects.