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A Baby Leatherback Turtle Makes Its Way to the Sea
Leatherback turtles are fundamental links in marine ecosystems. They nest on beaches and later migrate, crossing both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Sadly, leatherbacks are under threat. In the Coral Triangle, eggs are often taken by locals to sell or eat. WWF works to...
Nepal Receives New UAVs to Fight Poaching
Nineteen park rangers and Nepal army personnel were trained to use the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles by developer Mr. Lian Pin Koh, an ecologist at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. Participants learned how to use the planes and conducted field tests in Bard...
Yawning is Contagious! Polar Bear Mom and Cub
Check out this adorable video of a polar bear mom and her cub enjoying some zzz's. Learn more about our work with polar bears here: http://worldwildlife.org/species/polar-bear
Playful Baby Polar Bear - WWF Symbolic Adoption Video
Give a gift that will support WWF's global efforts to protect wild animals and their habitats. http://worldwildlife.org/adoption.
Virunga: The Quest to Protect Africa's Oldest National Park
Virunga captures the dramatic landscape and wondrous species of Virunga National Park. But all is not as it seems, as the global thirst for oil means that the future of this incredible place is at risk. Directed by Stephen Poliakoff and starring Anna Friel, Virunga takes ...
Baby elephant learns to use her trunk
A four-month-old baby Sumatran elephant is growing fast and learning lots of new things, including how to use her trunk efficiently at the Flying Squad camp where her mother is part of a WWF and government effort to reduce human conflict with wild elephants in Indonesia. ...
Unseen (2014) Official Trailer
The truth runs deeper than you think. Some estimate that about half of all packaged products sold in the supermarket—like your shampoo, ice cream, and detergent—contain palm oil. Palm oil grows in the same area as tropical rainforests, and the uncontrolled cl...
I Am Not a Rug: WWF Stop Wildlife Crime PSA with Splash! Animals
Wildlife crime is an illicit activity that makes criminals billions of dollars every year. It destabilizes governments and economies. It funds insurgencies and even terrorism. And it is the most immediate threat to some of our best-loved species. WWF has created a new PS...
Only in Namibia
See why Namibia has been named one of the world's top travel destinations and how tourism has helped local communities write one of the greatest wildlife recovery stories ever told.
Baby Panda Gets Mom-Handled -- Wild Panda Cam Footage
Two wild giant pandas were captured on a WWF camera trap roaming through the Sichuan Anzihe Nature Reserve. When mom pauses, the panda baby sits down. As the cub starts to lag behind, its mother picks it up by the scruff of the neck and moves down the hill. The Yangtze B...
Farm Bill: Stand Up and Protect America's Grasslands
Update: On February 4th, the US Congress passed the 2014 Farm Bill and ensured your tax dollars will not incentivize the plow-up and drainage of native grasslands and wetlands. America’s Northern Great Plains is one of the last four intact grasslands in the world. ...
Polar bear release in Churchill
Just before leaving Churchill on November 1, 2013, WWF Chief Scientist Jon Hoekstra watched a polar bear being released from "polar bear jail." Polar bears that wander into human settlements and cause trouble are isolated in a holding facility for up to several days then ...
A Video Tour of Namibia's Damaraland
Go on a video tour of the Damaraland Region of Namibia, visiting the four camps that one conservation-minded woman, Lena Florry, manages. Learn how Florry epitomizes the success of community-based tourism in Namibia. Travel to Namibia with WWF
Snow Leopards Caught on Camera
This extraordinary scene is from a cache of video and photos taken through a camera trap study by the Royal Government of Bhutan and WWF in Wangchuck Centennial Park, the country's largest protected area. In 2012 and 2013, the cameras filmed both predator and prey species...
The Story of Ishmael
A farmer and spear fisherman in Mozambique, Ishmael Said talks about Coastal East Africa’s changing landscape. He shares the impact of WWF and CARE’s partnership on lives in the region, including the introduction of sustainable farming and fishing practices.
Sighting of Critically Endangered Sumatran Rhino
WWF Indonesia captured footage of the critically endangered Sumatran rhino. The footage is the first known visual evidence of the Sumatran rhino in Kalimantan shows a rhino foraging for food and even captured a rhino indulging in a mud bath. Learn more about Sumatran rhinos
Protecting Nepal | WWF PSA
Nepal harbors an amazing diversity of life, including rhinos and snow leopards. Join WWF in helping to protect local species and habitats.
Stop Wildlife Crime: The Series - Rangers
[WARNING: CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES] The fifth (and final) episode of WWF's Stop Wildlife Crime series highlights the deadly impact on rangers. Every four days, a wildlife ranger is killed in the line of duty. Use the hashtag #StopWildlifeCrime while you watch the video ser...
Stop Wildlife Crime: The Series - Rhinos (Video 4)
[WARNING: CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES] The fourth episode of WWF's Stop Wildlife Crime series highlights the impact on rhinos. Every day, rhinoceros across Africa and Asia are getting caught in the crosshairs of poachers to supply a lucrative black market demand for rhino hor...
Stop Wildlife Crime: The Series - Tigers
Two of the six remaining subspecies of tigers are Critically Endangered. Every part of the tiger—from whisker to tail—is traded in illegal wildlife markets. Poaching is the most immediate threat to wild tigers. In relentless demand, their parts are used for tr...
Detector dog undergoes final exam. Video (c) TRAFFIC
A Labrador retriever practices sniffing out illegal wildlife parts and products at an airport.
Stop Wildlife Crime: The Series - Elephants
Building Back Safer
As communities rebuild from natural disasters, it's important for them to seek ways to become stronger and more resilient. And environmental issues are a critical element of a safer recovery. Together, WWF and the American Red Cross developed a training toolkit to support...
It's Dead Serious
Episode 1 in WWF's Stop Wildlife Crime: The Series. Experts in government, security, and conservation discuss how dangerous wildlife crime is and why it threatens not only animals, but our own global security.
Our World's Largest Rainforest: The Amazon
The Amazon is the world's largest rainforest. It's home to more than 30 million people and one in ten known species on Earth. See some of this region's splendor in our new video.
Fin Whale in the Mediterranean Sea
Underwater footage of fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) in the Mediterranean Sea. Next to the blue whale, the fin whale is the second largest mammal in the world, at over 60 ft.
Dorsal view of Fin Whales in the Mediterranean Sea
Whales are at the top of the food chain and have an important role in the overall health of the marine environment. The fin whale has been severely impacted worldwide by commercial whaling.
Scene from the Galapagos: Giant tortoise displays dominance
The giant tortoise is an iconic species from the Galápagos and is only found on these islands. Measuring up to 4 feet long and weighing up to 700 pounds, they are the largest living tortoise in the world. Species like the giant tortoise, marine iguanas, and Gal&aac...
Ranger Rupak Maharjan, Chitwan National Park, Nepal
Since the beginning of his career, Maharjan has always worked to stop wildlife crime. Today, he organizes anti-poaching surveillance missions using intelligence gathered from a wide network of local informants.
Introducing the 2013 Fuller Symposium
The 2013 Fuller Symposium will explore how local and indigenous communities can empower themselves by managing their own natural resources – and in turn become a global force for conservation. This year’s one day event will take place on November 13, 2013 at t...
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