SUPPORTING CONSERVATION PROJECTS WORLDWIDE

Action for the Wild News

in Africa
Over the last month, interns and staff at Colchester Zoo's UmPhafa Reserve have done an amazing job, renovating the dam outside Elworthy House. The reserve has two filtering systems going into this dam that recycle the waste water from Elworthy house...

in Africa
In July 2017, Action for the Wild made another donation to our supported project the N/a’an ku sê Research Programme in Namibia, bringing the total donated to date to £24,209 since our support began in 2012. Namibia is one of only...

in Africa
Once again at Colchester Zoo's UmPhafa Reserve we have the privilege of taking care of 3 Wild Dogs to support the National Wild Dog Metapopulation Initiative.  The three sisters, Flame, Manya & Meva arrived at UmPhafa in June and have been...

in Africa
This time of year wildfires are a big worry for many farms and reserves in South Africa. In order to prevent these dangerous fires from spreading and losing control, many reserves such as UmPhafa use a technique called controlled burning to...

in Africa
Family Wildlife Adventure - South Africa & Swaziland Travel to South Africa and Swaziland visiting some of the most iconic game reserves in the region for an 11 day tailored trip!  All your accommodation, tours, meals and transport (except flights) are...

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 £2 million to animal conservation to date