Assessing the genetic diversity and ecological role of the endangered wattle-necked softshell turtle (Palea steindachneri) through the study of remnant populations

Project Details

Effective start/end date1/11/2131/08/24

Collaborative partners

  • Lingnan University (lead)
  • Vietnam National University, Hanoi
  • University of Hawai'i at Mānoa


  • Ocean Park Conservation Foundation (Hong Kong): HK$297,700.00

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

Funding Scheme

  • Conservation Funding