Not a Bad Place to Party

October 15, 2015

Inaugurating a new marine protected area in Madagascar

2yxt5b107v ambroisebrenier ankivonjy
4vxtjuqb7i ambroisebrenier ankivonjy 11
7f7xxipycp ambroisebrenier ankivonjy 12
7qdzjtzcgr ambroisebrenier ankivonjy 3

*All photos by Ambroise Brenier/WCS

These folks are celebrating Ankivonjy, a stunning new marine protected area in Madagascar, which we helped create. It spans 140,000 hectares (read: a lot) of important coastlines, mangroves, reefs, and more. This includes a vital nesting site for green turtles and deep waters home to endangered whales.

We need your help

Your tax-deductible gift supports cutting-edge exhibits, first-class animal care, and in-depth research to help threatened wildlife survive and thrive.

Stand for Wildlife

Join a community of over one million people helping protect the wildlife and places we love.

Get notified about crucial issues, WCS's work, and ways you can help!

Gorillas Need Your Help

Help us raise $75,000 by October 16 to bring gorillas from the brink of extinction.