SUPPORTING CONSERVATION PROJECTS WORLDWIDE

Action for the Wild News

in Asia
In 2014, Action for the Wild joined together with 29 other zoos who are members of the red panda European Endangered Species Breeding Programme (EEP) to sponsor four Forest Guardians to protect red pandas in eastern Nepal. Our four sponsored guardians;...

in Asia
In March 2014, Action for the Wild donated £6,000 to Free the Bears. This donation has been used to help with the construction of a new bear house at their Cambodian Bear Sanctuary; to house four of the growing nursery groups...

in Asia
The biggest threat facing orangutans is habitat loss and it is vital that we safeguard critical areas of habitat to ensure the future of this species.  On the 13th March, Action for the Wild’s sponsored vet for the Orangutan Foundation was...

in Asia
Colchester Zoo’s charity, Action for the Wild has supported the Orangutan Foundation since 2010. The most recent update from the project shares some fantastic news from the field with the arrival of a new born orangutan at the Lamandau Wildlife Reserve!...

in Asia
Pollution from oil spills is a very real threat to the survival of otters and other river wildlife in Bangladesh. Participants of an otter conservation training workshop saw for themselves the devastating results from a spillage of 350,000 litres of furnace...

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