• 11/30/2022Project update

    FZS Ukraine adapts

    11/30/2022Project update

    FZS Ukraine adapts

    Our work in Ukraine has changed since February 2022 due to the uncertain situation, setbacks encountered, and safety concerns for our employees in Lviv and in the Carpathians. Despite the challenges, we have been able to make progress.

  • 11/29/2022Press release

    Frankfurt Declaration: Together for Biological Diversity

    11/29/2022Press release

    Frankfurt Declaration: Together for Biological Diversity

    Ahead of the UN Biodiversity Conference in Montreal: A call for science, politics, business, and civil society to join forces for nature-positive corporate action.

  • 11/16/2022Project update

    Conservation and the next generation

    11/16/2022Project update

    Conservation and the next generation

    The FZS team in Indonesia educates young students about the natural world and conservation through hands-on lessons.

  • 11/10/2022Project update

    Protecting endangered chimpanzees 

    11/10/2022Project update

    Protecting endangered chimpanzees 

    Restoring the Katavi-Mahale Corridor is critical to the conservation of endangered eastern chimpanzees in Tanzania. 

  • 10/30/2022Project update

    A boost for future conservation project leaders

    10/30/2022Project update

    A boost for future conservation project leaders

    Three Frankfurt Spring School students won awards that will help push their conservation projects forward.

  • 10/30/2022Press release

    FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck receives German Environmental Award

    10/30/2022Press release

    FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck receives German Environmental Award

    The biologist, conservationist, and executive director of the Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS), Dr. Christof Schenck, was awarded the German Environmental Prize 2022.

  • 10/25/2022Project update

    The plight of the Giant Otter

    10/25/2022Project update

    The plight of the Giant Otter

    The largest mustelid species in the world is in trouble. Activities such as mining are destroying their habitat. How safe are they within protected areas? Only monitoring can give us a good answer.

  • 10/17/2022Project update

    Where are the Amazonian manatees?

    10/17/2022Project update

    Where are the Amazonian manatees?

    The largest freshwater mammal in South America, the Amazonian manatee is not easy to find, especially in a National Park roughly the size of Yellowstone. But protecting this species is important. FZS Peru and partners have a way to find them.

  • 09/26/2022Press release

    E40 waterway would destroy biodiversity hotspots and key protected areas, says new report

    09/26/2022Press release

    E40 waterway would destroy biodiversity hotspots and key protected areas, says new report

    Save Polesia Partnership’s stark warning: abandon E40 waterway megaproject or vital wetlands, grasslands, forests, and mires across Poland, Belarus, and Ukraine face catastrophe.

  • 09/15/2022Project update

    Banks for people and nature

    09/15/2022Project update

    Banks for people and nature

    Empowering the growth of conservation-friendly livelihood opportunities that benefit both people and the natural environment.

  • 09/14/2022Project update

    “We take care of the Serengeti”

    09/14/2022Project update

    “We take care of the Serengeti”

    In Tanzania, especially in villages around protected areas, a popular and profitable business opportunity that also benefits the environment is beekeeping. A new honey processing facility built by FZS is helping farmers make more money from their products while helping the industry grow.

  • 09/13/2022Project update

    Keeping cows safe

    09/13/2022Project update

    Keeping cows safe

    Once lions learn that they can relatively easily hunt cows grazing behind inadequately secured fences, they become less motivated to go on hunting expeditions for wild antelope or buffalo. This is a problem for local people whose livelihoods are threatened. But a solution exists.

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