SUPPORTING CONSERVATION PROJECTS WORLDWIDE

Action for the Wild News

in Africa
Action for the Wild first started supporting the Elephant Orphanage Project in Zambia in 2010. Since support began, we have donated over £53,000 to this project. On the 10th September, one of the project’s female orphaned elephants, Chamilandu, made history as...

in Africa
Head of Section, Angela Matthews, is off to South Africa to assist with a conservation programme for the Lesser flamingo. Supported by Colchester Zoo’s charity, Action for the Wild, Angela will be based at Lory Park to help feed, clean and...

in Africa
Colchester Zoo’s Action for the Wild was a member of the AEECL, the Lemur Conservation Association, between 2004 and 2014 and reinstated its membership in 2017. AEECL is a charitable NGO run by a consortium of 30 European zoos, working for...

in Africa
Action for the Wild has supported the N/a’an ku sê Foundation since 2012, donating £29,145 to date. In December, four calls were received from different Namibian landowners all involving leopards and all involving livestock losses. One of these calls was to ask...

in Africa
Action for the Wild has supported the N/a’an ku sê Foundation since 2012, donating £29,145 to date. Since the start of the spotted hyena study on Kanaan in July 2016, the research team have identified 17 individual spotted hyenas and their movements....

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