NEW YORK - December 23, 2015 – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) released today its favorite images of 2015. Ten of the images come from WCS’s Bronx Zoo, and ten other images were taken by WCS scientists working around the world. WCS works in nearly 60 nations and in all the world's oceans saving wildlife and wild places.
Dec. 21, 2015 – The following statement was released today by John Robinson, WCS Chief Conservation Officer, and Executive Vice President for Conservation and Science:
Brooklyn, N.Y. – Dec. 21, 2015 – A Hamadryas baboon (Papio hamadryas) was born at WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Prospect Park Zoo and is making his public debut.
WASHINGTON (December 18, 2015) – WCS regards Congress and the Administration’s agreement on an omnibus federal budget as a win for wildlife, as the sides struck a balanced approach that was free from most harmful policy riders and maintained or increased funding to stop wildlife trafficking by terrorist networks and other conservation priorities, including supporting the Global Environment Facility.