Many have joined the critical fight to protect big cats. Add your voice.

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    WildlifeDirect is a global online network that promotes conservation of Africa's parks and reserves by linking concerned conservationists and donors around the world with African conservationists and park workers.

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    WildCRU tackles the emerging biodiversity crisis and wider environmental issues by bridging the gap between academic theory and practical problem solving.

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    The African People & Wildlife Fund

    The African People & Wildlife Fund works to conserve wildlife, protect habitats, and promote village development

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    Anne K. Taylor Fund

    The Anne K. Taylor Fund was created to encourage and assist individuals, communities and corporations to conserve, protect and restore biodiversity through sound economic activities that are ecologically sustainable.

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    Ruaha Carnivore Programme

    This project focuses on five large carnivore species for whom conflict with humans is an issue of great importance. It aims to quantify the levels of conflict experienced with these species by pastoralists in an area adjacent to Ruaha National Park in Tanzania.

How You Can Help

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    Donate to the Big Cats Initiative and raise money for field research.

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    Show your support (and donate net proceeds) for Cause an Uproar with gear from our online store.

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    Spread the word about the plight of big cats on Facebook.

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    Upload Your Kitty's Photo

    For just $5, you and the tiger on your couch can help save big cats.

Educator Resources

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    Big Cats Education

    Use videos, photo galleries, and maps to give students a clear view of big cat biology and the threats they face.

Text a Donation

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Text "BIGCATS" to 50555 to give $10 in support of National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative.

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