Conservation Projects
Anna Francis

Conservation

This archive contains just a few of the 600+ projects supported by BIAZA members every year. Many of these projects are BIAZA annual award winners and commendations.

For additional examples of the crucial conservation work undertaken by our zoos and aquariums, see our Top Ten Campaign series of reports, below. Each of these reports focuses on a different taxa, highlighting those threatened species which are benefitting from the efforts of our members.

Saving the Madagascar Pochard
Saving the Madagascar Pochard Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust and WWT have been working to save this Critically Endangered bird. Find out More
Building in-country capacity for successful callitrichid conservation in Brazil
Building in-country capacity for successful callitrichid conservation in Brazil There is an urgent need for joined-up conservation action for callitrichids in Brazil – including the establishment of well-managed captive populations, habitat protection, and management of wild populations. Find out More
Nature Reserve at Chester Zoo
Nature Reserve at Chester Zoo With a mission to prevent extinction, Chester Zoo sees the protection of UK wildlife to be as important as protection of biodiversity anywhere in the world - their Nature Reserve embodies this. Find out More
Wild Elephant Conservation at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wild Elephant Conservation at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo This year, the elephant habitat at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is becoming a space for wild elephant conservation. Find out More