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Beloved species like gorillas, cheetahs, and elephants are facing an urgent crisis. Tell President Trump's administration that they must not be ignored.

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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ELEPHANTS
APES
AFRICA
BIG CATS
SHARKS, SKATES, and RAYS
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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ASIA
NORTH AMERICA
WHALES and COASTAL DOLPHINS
OCEANS
TORTOISES and FRESHWATER TURTLES

Nigerian Superhighway Scaled Back

We're making a difference! But critical habitat remains in danger. Let's keep the pressure on.

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Deadly Virus Killing Saiga

Scientists and local Mongolian officials are rushing to stop the devastating outbreak.

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Elephant Origami Challenge

The response to our Guinness World Records™ title attempt was amazing. And the entry from St. Ann's Church for the Deaf was one of our favorites.

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Andean Bears at Machu Picchu

Turns out Peru's world-famous Incan ruins are also an important habitat.

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China Announces Ivory Ban

The country said it would shut down its domestic ivory trade in 2017—potentially a big step for Africa's elephants.

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In the news

February 9, 2017 | The New York Times

Saiga Antelopes Struck Again

A virus in Mongolia's western Khovd province has killed about a quarter of the global population.

February 1, 2017 | Huffington Post

World Heritage Sites Face Threat

“These sites have been inscribed by the United Nations as some of the most important, beautiful places on earth."

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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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