You saved wildlife. Make sure they keep their word.

Thanks to pressure you helped create, Nigerian lawmakers announced a new route for the proposed superhighway sparing valuable rainforest habitat. Ensure they follow through.

WCS is committed to protecting the world’s wildlife and wild places. We have a bold vision for the future and a strategic plan to lead the way.

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APES
AFRICA
BIG CATS
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LATIN AMERICA and THE CARIBBEAN

WCS is committed to protecting the world’s wildlife and wild places. We have a bold vision for the future and a strategic plan to lead the way.

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WHALES and COASTAL DOLPHINS
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Tackle Climate Change While Saving a Hotspot

Makira Natural Park in northeastern Madagascar is one of the largest tropical rainforests on the planet. Through our new partnership, you can help protect it and fight global warming.

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Take the 30-Day Plastics Challenge

For marine animals, plastics pollution is a huge problem. Join us and reduce your use. It’s simple to do and will make a big difference.

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Thank the Rangers

Frank Moutengue and his colleagues in Congo's Nouabale-Ndoki National Park are putting themselves on the line to protect forest elephants from armed poachers.

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Demand an End to Conflict Minerals

Tell companies that you don't want the products you purchase to come at the price of extinction.

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A Fanged Deer at Risk

In Russia, logging roads provide poachers with easier access to kill musk deer. We're working to shut the most threatening.

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In the news

June 21, 2017 | Mashable

Hope for Southeast Asia

This baby turtle photo is a good sign for a species once feared extinct along Cambodia's portion of the Mekong River.

June 8, 2017 | U.S. News & World Report

The Time is Now to Save Our Oceans

On World Oceans Day, WCS's Executive Director for Marine Conservation Jason Patlis writes with the esteemed Sylvia Earle.

Stand for Wildlife

Join more than one million wildlife lovers working to save the Earth's most treasured and threatened species. (Oh, and get a free sticker.)

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Save the Last Herd

Protect key elephant strongholds like the last viable population in Nigeria.