[X] Close

News and Features

An Earth Day Moment of Zen

Happy Earth Day! We're grateful to all our supporters for helping to make the planet safe for wildlife. Here's our extra special thank you that is sure to melt your heart: 96 seconds of baby elephants playing and frolicking.

This video is pure joy, but sadly the problems facing these magnificent creatures are downright heartbreaking. Check out this video, then head over to 96elephants.org to find out more about what you can do to save them.

Read More

What's Inside

  • Support, Rebuild, Transform

    After Hurricane Sandy devastated WCS’s NY Aquarium, an outpouring of support helped us recover. Now, we’re redesigning and rebuilding in ways that will leave us more resilient in the future. Be part of the transformation.

  • 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.

WCS on Facebook

Conservation and conversation for wildlife fans around the globe

Who We Are

WCS is the world's preeminent science-based conservation organization, founded in 1895. Learn about us and how you can join our team.