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Tennis star Andy Murray and actor Kevin Spacey serve up global tiger challenge at Wimbledon 2016
British tennis ace and WWF global ambassador Andy Murray has teamed up with actor and tennis fan Kevin Spacey to inspire the world to get behind an ambitious plan to double the number of tigers in the wild by the year 2022. Heading into the tennis championship—Wimb...
Entangled Olive ridley turtle saved and released
A WWF-­Pakistan trained observer, Amir Rahim, successfully released an entangled Olive ridley turtle about 180 nautical miles from Karachi in the Arabian sea. According to Rahim, he has seen many turtles entangled in fishing nets, but this was the first time he saw a ...
On World Oceans Day, a glimpse of a whale swimming just below the surface
Whales roam through all of the world’s oceans, communicating with complex and hauntingly beautiful sounds. Their behavior is the most fascinating, least understood, most difficult to study, and least funded area of whale research today. So little is known about wha...
Creating a Food-Secure Future for Coastal Communities in Mozambique
This is the story of coastal fisheries in Mozambique. Diverse voices explain the local challenges and opportunities as they scale-up towards sustainability of the oceans and its resources. The video introduces artisanal fishers, a local processor, and Mozambique’s M...
Remember when you were young? Did you play outside? Did you explore? What makes you remember? World Wildlife Fund and Natural Habitat Adventures have teamed up with Maser Films, Pongo Media and King Tide Motion Pictures to remind us all why nature is worth protecting. He...
New Technology Stops Poachers in their Tracks
WWF installed a remarkable new mobile thermal and infrared camera for anti-poaching patrols in Kenya. The camera allows rangers to see long distances at night so they can stop wildlife crimes and protect their patrols as they encounter poachers and predatory wildlife. Le...
La Hora del Planeta 2016 Video Oficial
Food Chain Reaction: Two Minutes in the 2020s
The year is 2020 and the world’s food system is under increasing stress. Extreme weather, increasing demand on limited natural resources, and political conflict are undermining food production and creating shortages. Prices are skyrocketing. Social unrest is growing...
Through the lens: animal photography in Africa
Photographer Will Burrard-Lucas, on assignment for WWF, shares a day in the life of a wildlife photographer. Watch out for that grumpy elephant, Will! Learn more about KAZA and the incredible creatures that call it home.
Thank You and Happy New Year
As 2016 gets underway, we want to thank you for your generosity in 2015. You make our conservation work possible. You help us protect wildlife, nature, and communities around the world. With this video, we hope you'll see the difference you're making, including highlight...
Antarctic ice from a penguin's point of view!
Antarctic ice from an Adélie penguin's point of view! Filmed as part of a scientific study, this video was captured with miniature and harmless cameras in Terre Adélie—‘the land of the Adélies.’ This type of footage provides vital in...
What is COP21 and why should we care?
On November 30th, leaders from 196 nations will gather in Paris for the 21st Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (#COP21). Their goal? To negotiate a global agreement to help avoid the worst effects of climate change. Of course, effo...
A preview of the 22-minute 'Gorilla Water' documentary, outlining why and how a mountain gorilla conservation organization is dealing with a lack of water in communities near the mountain gorilla parks in DRC, Rwanda, and Uganda.
Snow Leopard Mother and Cub
Launched on International Snow Leopard Day, Fragile Connections: Snow leopards, people, water and the global climate, reveals that more than a third of snow leopard habitat could be rendered unsuitable for the endangered big cats if climate change is not checked. Urgent i...
Azunosa’s Sugar Sustainability Journey
Azunosa became the first sugar processing mill to achieve Bonsucro certification in Central America—a big win for local communities and hundreds of species of native birds, fish, turtles and other wildlife that rely on the Mesoamerican Reef. Azunosa is one part of ...
Javan Rhino Calf Caught on Camera
This is footage of a Javan rhino and calf captured on a camera trap in Indonesia’s Ujung Kulon National Park. Javan rhinos are critically endangered species that exist in only this one protected area. This incredible footage injects much-needed hope and a new urgenc...
Conservation for Life: Committing to the Permanent Protection of the World’s Most Important Parks
The global cost to properly manage protected areas is nearly 2.5 billion dollars a year. But current funding is a billion and a half dollars short. The hard truth: protection is a perpetual effort. We need long-term funding, political support and ambitious policies for pr...
An Innovative Boost for Black-footed Ferrets
In partnership with Topcon, WWF used a drone to map and evaluate habitat for endangered black-footed ferrets. Only about 300 of the slender, masked carnivores are left in the wild today. Scientists must monitor prairie dog colonies to determine current and potential new h...
Water Stewardship and the Californian Drought
California is in the midst of a multi-year drought—-the worst in 1200 years—and according to climate scientists, this is just the beginning. Hardest hit is Central Valley, a large, flat region that is home to some of the country’s most productive agricul...
The Peruvian Coast: a clash of extremes
Just a few hours south of Peru’s capital, one of the Earth’s driest deserts collides with its most productive ocean. This region is important to the people of Peru and the world, who benefit from its seafood, tourism activities and job opportunities—all ...
The Peruvian Andes
The windy Andes mountain range is at the core of what defines Peru. It is rich in cultural and natural resources, especially water, but the negative effects of climate change can already be seen here.
The Peruvian Amazon: a land of abundance
The animals and cultures of the Peruvian Amazon are so abundant that their voices create a symphony. Yet, as humans rush to exploit the rain forest’s bounty of gold and timber, the future of its wildlife and people hangs in the balance.
An Elephant Encounter in Botswana's Chobe National Park
On a drive from Namibia to Zimbabwe near the northern edge of Botswana's Chobe National Park, WWF staff encountered a group of elephants crossing the road. They stopped the car to watch them go by. As the group was crossing, one elephant took special notice of the vehicle...
Water in the Borderlands
The Rio Grande/Bravo runs thousands of miles through the expansive Chihuahuan Desert. It forms the US-Mexico border from El Paso, Texas, to the Gulf of Mexico. But climate change is impacting life in the river basin.
A River Unites Us
Water is a shared resource, connecting diverse waterways and often flowing across borders. Along the US/Mexico border, see how the river that separates our countries actually unites us, and how on-the-ground conservation helps foster better bi-national coordination in the...
A Turtle's Eye View of the Great Barrier Reef
Ever wonder what life looks like below the surface in the Great Barrier Reef? See it through the eyes of a sea turtle. To better understand the post-release behavior of tagged green turtles, WWF and partners carefully fastened a GoPro—a tiny waterproof camera&mdash...
Pandy has an FSC Jones, an overwhelming obsession and love for forests. Excited about this year’s final March Mayhem games being played on Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified floors, he’s trying his paw at playing basketball. WWF thinks buying FSC-certi...
Use Your Wallet to Protect Forests
Shop responsibly to address one of the biggest threats to wildlife and humans – the loss of forests at an alarming rate.
Introducing the Northern Great Plains
Camera Trap Captures First Footage of Wild Amur Tigers Inside China
Footage of a tiger and her playful cubs caught by a WWF camera trap is the first video evidence of wild Amur tigers in China. The footage was captured almost 20 miles from the Russian border late last year. In the past, tiger footprints were the only indicators of Amur ti...
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