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Action for the Wild News

in Asia
Otters are at risk from habitat loss, pollution and an expanding population, but an extremely important threat is hunting for the illegal wildlife trade. This is clearly having a serious impact on otter populations and in places they have become locally...

in Asia
The Orangutan Foundation’s aim is to conserve the now critically endangered Bornean orangutan and its threatened habitat. They currently fund and operate five orangutan release camps in the Lamandau Wildlife Reserve, Central Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo. This reserve spans a 64,000ha area...

in Africa
After orphaned elephants Zambezi and Musolole were successfully relocated to the Kafue Release Facility earlier this year, the younger elephants at Lilayi Elephant Nursery are adjusting well to life without them. Nkala, age 3 years, recently reached an elephant milestone of...

in Asia
Action for the Wild is pleased to announce its continued support of Free the Bears, this time with their work in Lao PDR. Fuelled by demand within Southeast Asia and China, the illegal trade in bears (both live bears and their...

in All
We are delighted to have received £400.00 towards our charity Action for the Wild from the shoppers of Waitrose Colchester as part of their Community Matters scheme which ran during February/March 2016. Shoppers are given tokens upon purchases at Waitrose and...

Action for the Wild is Colchester Zoo’s charitable arm

Action for the Wild became a charity in 2004

Action for the Wild has donated over £1.5 million to animal conservation to date