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New Penguin Colony Discovered in Argentina

Just in time for Penguin Awareness Day on January 20th, WCS researchers announced the discovery of a new colony of Magellanic penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus) on a remote island in Argentina.
16-Jan-2020 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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STUDY: Humanity’s Footprint is Squashing World’s Wildlife

Using the most comprehensive dataset on the “human footprint,” which maps the accumulated impact of human activities on the land’s surface, researchers found intense human pressures across the range of a staggering 20,529 terrestrial...
13-Jan-2020 2:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Study Finds Beluga Calls Drop When Boat Traffic Increases

10-Jan-2020 10:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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The Secret Lives of Sulawesi’s Civets

10-Jan-2020 9:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Marine scientists examine impacts of different fishing gear on coral reefs

10-Jan-2020 9:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Gorilla in mourning

10-Jan-2020 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Mercury in Northern Ontario Fish

9-Jan-2020 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Planning for change on Colombia’s savannahs

9-Jan-2020 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Our Experts on Newswise

WCS experts on Nature-Based Solutions available for comment on climate summit. Tweet at @wcsnewsroom

20-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Expert available to comment on the UN Biodiversity report

6-May-2019 10:05 AM EDT

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Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Experts Available

18-Oct-2017 1:05 PM EDT

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"Science Is Antithesis of Fake News," Says Wildlife Conservation Society President Ahead of Earth Day and March for Science

20-Apr-2017 12:00 PM EDT

WCS Praises Administration Plan to Combat Wildlife Trafficking

11-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

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WCS Conservationist Lauds “Smart” Protection for Thailand’s Tigers & Elephants

A systematic patrol system called the “Smart” program has become a vital component in the protection of tigers, elephants, and other wildlife species in the forests of Thailand, according to scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society at...
11-Feb-2014 11:00 AM EST

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The Wildlife Conservation Society saves wildlife and wild places worldwide. We do so through science, global conservation, education and the management of the world's largest system of urban wildlife parks, led by the flagship Bronx Zoo. Together these activities change attitudes towards nature and help people imagine wildlife and humans living in harmony. WCS is committed to this mission because it is essential to the integrity of life on Earth.


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