Secure Their Future

We have solutions that work. Together, we can restore healthy forests filled with growing elephant families. Donate 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

Give for Gorillas

A new, WCS-led study suggests we're on track to lose half of all western lowland gorillas in less than 30 years. Give to our Gorilla Survival Challenge today and help us protect them.

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Go Straw Free

Since they often can't be recycled, single-use plastic straws are a big problem for turtles, whales, birds, and fish. Let's do something about them.

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Quest Complete

A two-and-a-half-year expedition through the world’s most biodiverse protected area comes to an end. The results from Bolivia are impressive.

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No to Drilling

One of America’s last great wildernesses is in danger of being turned into a morass of pipelines, drilling rigs, gravel pits, and roads.

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Yes to Tropical Forests

The Tropical Forest Conservation Act has saved more than 67 million acres around the world. Tell your senators: protect and expand this vital program.

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In the news

May 23, 2018 | Daily News

Say Goodbye to Plastic Straws

On the New York City proposal to move away from them and the future of our oceans.

May 21, 2018 | BBC

'Shocking' Impact on Protected Areas

Human activities have degraded one-third of them, according to a new, WCS co-authored study.

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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