Secure a Forest Elephant Refuge

Protect elephants in Congo’s Nouabale-Ndoki National Park before it’s too late.

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

You Could Crush Ivory at the Ivory Crush

Win a chance to participate in the August 3 event in New York City's Central Park.

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Save the Endangered Species Act

The U.S. House of Representatives is moving on legislation to roll back protections. Tell them that this must not happen!

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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 Talking Turtle

A WCS-led study has found that pig-nosed turtles vocalize while feeding, basking, and nesting. Knowing how they interact is important to helping protect them.

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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.)

Stand for Wildlife

Join a community of over one million people helping protect the wildlife and places we love.

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