- Location: New York, United States.
- Founded: 1895.
- Species: African Elephant, African Lion, African Wild Dog, Amur Leopard, Andean Bear, Andean Condor, Asian Elephant, Asiatic Lion, Bison, Caribou, Cheetah, Chimpanzee, Common Hippopotamus, Common Loon, Cross River Gorilla, Elephant Seal, Fisher, Giraffe, Grauer’s Gorilla, Gray Wolf, Greater Adjutant Stork, Grizzly Bear, Guanaco, Hawksbill Sea Turtle, Humpback Whale, Irrawaddy Dolphin, Jaguar, Kipunji, Kob, Leatherback Sea Turtle, Lesser Adjutant Stork, Madidi Titi Monkey, Magellanic Penguin, Mongolian Gazelle, Mountain Gorilla, Okapi, Orangutan, Pacific Walrus, Pronghorn, Tibetan Antelope, Tiger, West African Manatee, Western Lowland Gorilla, Whale Shark, White-rumped Vulture, and Wolverine.
Wildlife Conservation Society currently manages around 500 projects in more than 60 countries worldwide that aim to conserve wildlife and wild places.
With five parks in New York City, they also help the city educate children about science and conservation issues. These parks include the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, New York Aquarium, Prospect Park Zoo, and Queens Zoo.
How to help
You can help the Wildlife Conservation Society by going to their website and making a donation, or you can visit one of their five parks in New York City.