Announcing WILD Cities’ Urban Allies Campaign

Announcing WILD Cities’ Urban Allies Campaign

In today’s world, cities are growing both in geographic size and population and often occupy the most attractive habitat available in a given area. The UN DESA report from 2014 estimates that 66% of the world’s population will be living in cities by 2050 and this...
Announcing WILD Cities’ Urban Allies Campaign

Exploring the Urban Wilderness on September 2nd

On Friday, September 2nd, the WILD Foundation is teaming up with the Boulder Photo Festival (BPF) and Rayback Collective to curate a WILD Cities themed photo gallery which will unmask the multitude of ways people experience wild nature within their own cities. The...
WILD at the IUCN World Parks Congress

WILD at the IUCN World Parks Congress

The IUCN World Parks Congress (WPC) meets only once every 1o years.  In the coming days, five of WILD’s program leaders and other close associates will be contributing significantly to the WPC program and conservation outcomes in Sydney, Australia. WPC 2014 is a...
Team Rhino: Conservation Groups Unite for World Rhino Day

Team Rhino: Conservation Groups Unite for World Rhino Day

Since the day The WILD Foundation was born in the African wilderness, we’ve dedicated a tremendous amount of time and energy to protecting Africa’s magnificent rhinos. Our founder Dr Ian Player is well known as being the initiator and team leader of the...
Wild!

Wild!

Photos and blog by Geoff Dalglish Wild … it is arguably my favourite word and it is both a delicious state of being and an enticing place. I love the way it rolls off the tongue, almost like a caress … or reverberates when I shout it, echoing off the walls of...
Biomatrix Water: Bringing nature back to cities

Biomatrix Water: Bringing nature back to cities

WILD is pleased to announce our partnership, through our WILD Cities Project, with Biomatrix Water!  Biomatrix is an ecological design, education & technology company that researches, builds and operates projects that enhance urban quality of living through...
The Big Crane Migration to Small Town Nebraska

The Big Crane Migration to Small Town Nebraska

One of the greatest migrations in all of North America was taking place as I raced eastward away from the setting sun. I was leaving behind bustling, nature-minded Boulder, Colorado nestled in the foothills of the Rockies, and headed towards the little Nebraskan farm...
Vietnamese pop duo to help stop horror of rhino poaching

Vietnamese pop duo to help stop horror of rhino poaching

WILD works to protect wildlife, especially in Africa and with iconic species, in numerous ways, from direct anti-poaching to community-based management and empowerment. We have been doing this a long time, beginning  in the early 1960’s in South Africa with our...