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A Chance for a Chimp

June 22, 2010

WCS and IUCN launch an international, decade-long action plan to protect eastern chimpanzees by safeguarding 16 crucial areas where their populations number around 48,000 individuals.

New Initiatives in the Congo Basin

October 1, 2009

Congo Basin heads of state and conservation groups celebrate 10 years of success in saving the world’s second largest rainforest.

Bronx Zoo-goers Raise Millions for African Parks

July 9, 2009

As it celebrates its tenth anniversary, the Bronx Zoo’s Congo Gorilla Forest has turned 7 million visitors into conservationists, and raised more than $10.6 million for conservation in Central Africa.

Chimp Eden

September 22, 2008

WCS facilitates an agreement between Rwanda and Burundi to protect the largest mountain forest block in East Africa—home to chimpanzees, owl-faced monkeys, and other endangered primates.

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