SUPPORTING CONSERVATION PROJECTS WORLDWIDE

Action for the Wild News

in Asia
Work continues for the Wae Wuul Nature Reserve Rehabilitation Project as they continue to work in the local community to raise awareness of the dangers facing komodo dragons.  The first three months of 2017 have concentrated on awareness raising and training...

in Asia
By Nikki Brown, Presenter and Conservation Assistant at Colchester Zoo between September 2009-January 2014. The mission of Free the Bears, founded in 1995, is ‘to protect, preserve and enrich the lives of bears throughout the world.’ The Free the Bears Fund...

in Asia
Komodo dragon populations are restricted to five islands in south-eastern Indonesia. Four island populations occur within the world heritage listed Komodo National Park (KNP,) with less than 3,000 individuals on a land area of about 600 km2.    On Flores, outside...

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...

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