Earth Day 2017: Blogs from the Wildlife Conservation Society

From Madagascar, A View of the Looming Climate Crisis

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A Silky Sifika (Propithecus candidus) in Makira Natural Park. Credit: ©WCS.
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Youth conservation club discussing climate change solutions. Credit: ©WCS.

“The actions we take today can protect millions of people — from the smallest child in a Malagasy village to our own children in towns and cities around the world — from a looming catastrophe.”

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Wall mural painted on a school by local children in Makira Natural Park. Credit: ©WCS.
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Local fishermen,_Antongil Bay. Credit: ©Ranariniaina Johnnah.

“One thing that always strikes me when I work with local communities is the extremely high level of knowledge and concern about climate change.”

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Inauguration of Ankivonjy Marine Protected Area. Credit: A. Brenier/WCS.

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WCS saves wildlife and wild places worldwide through science, conservation action, education, and inspiring people to value nature.

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