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in Global
It is estimated that more than one billion native animals will have been affected by the current drought and bushfire crisis throughout Australia, with many injured, having lost their homes and facing a tough time ahead while food resources are low....

in Asia
In October, Action for the Wild sent a £7,000 donation to the Orangutan Foundation, bringing our total contribution to over £47,000 for this charity. Our funds help to cover the veterinarian’s salary and assist with orangutan translocation costs. There have been...

in South America
The latest report on Primates in Peril, listing the world’s 25 most endangered primates 2018-2020, has now been published. The pied tamarin, Saguinus bicolor, a species housed here at Colchester Zoo since 2008 has been listed on this report Pied tamarins...

in Asia
Action for the Wild began supporting the Hornbill Research Foundation in 2002. Every year, we adopt family groups of hornbills to assist with their study and protection in three main sites in Thailand. The project’s aims are to enhance knowledge, promote...

in Asia
Action for the Wild first began supporting Free the Bears in 2011 and has donated over £51,000 to date. Our funds currently go towards improving facilities and caring for rescued bears at the Luang Prabang Wildlife Sanctuary in Laos. So far,...

Action for the Wild is Colchester Zoo’s charitable arm

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Action for the Wild has donated over £2 million to animal conservation to date