The Erasmus Darwin Barlow Expedition to Argentina

The EDGE of Existence Erasmus Darwin Barlow Expedition (EDBE) funds two places for UK based early career conservationists to gain valuable experience and aid in the conservation of an endangered and evolutionary distinct species. It allows for young aspiring conservationists to join a 2 to 3 week expedition led by ZSL conservationists and participate in […]

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In search of the world’s least-known crocodile – Rikki Gumbs

I jumped up in panic, still hazy from the night before. “What time is it?!” “Oh God, I’m gonna be late! My flight is in 3 hours!! I haven’t even packed!” Not the best way to start a project visit. I had ample time to dwell on my idiocy as the tube crawled along the […]

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ZSL EDGE of Existence and National Geographic Launch New Nat Geo Photo Ark EDGE Fellowships

For thousands of creatures living on Earth, time is running out. Although our planet’s wildlife and wild places are disappearing at an alarming rate, most threatened species still receive little or no conservation funding. To help save wildlife and sound the alarm for lesser-known species at risk, the EDGE of Existence programme at ZSL and […]

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Age doesn’t matter – Aurelie Hector

“Why was this allowed to happen?” “Why did nobody do anything?” “What are you doing today to prevent this from happening again?” Those were innocent questions that I was asking to my teacher during a class in elementary school. The topic, you may ask, was about the extinction of the dodo. I remember that I […]

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EDGE Fellows descend on London for the EDGE Leadership Course!

Earlier this month our 2016 cohort of EDGE Fellows flew all the way to London, UK, to visit ZSL for their Conservation Leadership course. Their two year Fellowships have flown by, and now is the time to begin their journey as future conservation leaders in their countries. The Conservation Leadership course helps to give them […]

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