Toddler gorillas born in 2014 and 2015 make for a very active scene at Bronx Zoo
On exhibit at newly remodeled Children's Zoo
WCS's Rob Wallace reports on the intersection of gastronomy and sustainable food production in Bolivia.
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WCS's Tony Lynam argues that despite threats to wild places in Asia, practitioners are better prepared to implement solutions.
New York (July 28, 2016) – A new acoustic buoy recently deployed by scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) New York Aquarium to listen for some of the world’s biggest animals in the New York Bight has detected its first whale species, and it’s a really big one.
July 27, 2016 – A team of conservation biologists is calling for a worldwide strategy to prevent the unthinkable: the extinction of the world’s largest mammal species.
July 27, 2016 – The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is pleased to announce that the WCS Chile program has been nominated for the 2016 Latinoamérica Verde Awards, an event that recognizes work to address the most critical environmental issues of the region since 2013.
Bronx, NY – July 27, 2016 – The colony of little penguins (Eudyptula minor) that debuted in 2015 as a new species at WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Bronx Zoo has successfully produced a chick that is now on exhibit with the rest of the colony. The chick hatched May 10, 2016. This is the first time this species has bred at the Bronx Zoo in its 120-plus year history. (See photos/video).
The Royal Government of Cambodia, through a long-running partnership with Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), has sold to Disney the first carbon credits from a climate change mitigation project in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary, which encompasses a total area of 292,690 hectares.
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Positioning of pre-cast concrete panels are continuing to go on the exterior of Ocean Wonders: Sharks! This photo shows the building with insulation panels applied prior to installation of the precast, looming over the Coney Island Boardwalk construction wall.