PROTECT TIGERS

There are thought to be fewer than 4,000 tigers left. We need Congress to help protect them by reauthorizing the Multinational Species Conservation Fund, which supports crucial programs. To do that, Congress needs to hear from us today.

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

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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Cheetahs in Trouble

An alarming new report says the cats could be headed for extinction unless action is taken.

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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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A Highway Threatens the Ekuri Community

Nigeria's Ekuri community has long taken care of the local forest. Now that forest is under threat. We spoke with a representative about the proposed superhighway.

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Beautiful Peru

Colorful photos from the wilds of South America.

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January 3, 2017 | NPR

China Says It Will Shut Down Ivory Trade

And the move could have a dramatic impact, according to WCS's John Robinson.

December 19, 2016 | The Daily News

Protect N.Y.'s Own Grand Canyon

The Hudson Canyon lies unprotected from key threats such as oil, gas, and mineral exploration and extraction.

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