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  • 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.

  • 11/16/2022Project 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.

  • 10/25/2022Project 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.

  • 09/15/2022Project 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.

  • 08/29/2022Project update

    Learning from field experts

    08/29/2022Project update

    Learning from field experts

    FZS Frankfurt staff members experienced firsthand what it’s like to do boots-on-the-ground work in the Serengeti ecosystem. From re-building vehicles, coordinating work in such a vast area, to removing snares, a lot is done to support the National Park and surrounding area.

  • 07/29/2022Project update

    Where the rare apes are

    07/29/2022Project update

    Where the rare apes are

    The most extensive forest area in Vietnam is found in the central part of the country. It is half the size of Luxembourg spanning about 1,200 square kilometers and encompasses two FZS supported projects, Kon Ka Kinh National Park, and Kon Chu Rang Nature Reserve. This is a biodiverse and … Read more

  • 07/12/2022Project update

    A great migration returned

    07/12/2022Project update

    A great migration returned

    Kazakhstan’s saiga antelope total more than a million!

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