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Turning Tides

Two thirds of our planet is water. But only one percent of the ocean is truly protected. We must act, says our recent film, which was shown at the annual #WCSGala.

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  • Cycle Adirondacks

    We’re hosting our first-ever bike tour of New York’s Adirondack Park from August 23–29, 2015. During the weeklong adventure, our experts will be along to immerse riders in this amazing wilderness. Space is limited.

  • 96 Elephants

    As demand for ivory skyrockets, poachers kill 96 elephants every day in Africa. Join the Wildlife Conservation Society to stop the killing, stop the trafficking, and stop the demand.

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