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Joy, Fulfillment, Hope - great reasons to do something meaningful

The extinction of species is one of the most obvious symptoms of the threatening developments taking place on our planet. The good news is, anyone can make a meaningful contribution towards stopping the impending catastrophe. Citizen Conservation unites people who want to make a difference. With its conservation breeding programs, Citizen Conservation raises awareness, motivates people to get involved, builds up knowledge, and saves species from extinction.

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NEWS

Biannual Figures 2020

Citizen Conservation – Biannual figures
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Voices for Species Diversity

Artists and sportspeople present rare and very rare animals in Citizen Conservation's Creature Podcast
NEWS

Keep Them Safe – Intermediate Status 2019

Citizen Conservation - taking stock after year number one
NEWS

First national award for Citizen Conservation

Björn Encke and Heiko Werning of Frogs & Friends are named "Cultural and Creative Pilots" by the Federal Government of Germany for the project Citizen Conservation
CITIZEN CONSERVATION

Stories

The effort to save endangered species has many faces. Here we introduce a few of them—all participants in Citizen Conservation. Their motivations, their stories, their project. 
CITIZEN CONSERVATION

Idea & Goals

The fight against species extinction is a job for society as a whole. Time is running out. Anyone can participate and make a significant contribution.
STORIES

In the Face of Fungi

In his spare time, the veterinarian Tobias Eisenberg breeds endangered tree frogs from Latin America.
SPECIES

Lake Pátzcuaro Salamander

A salamander that never actually turns into a salamander, but remains an eternal baby. A lake that is being transformed from a nursery to a garbage disposal site. And a monastery that makes cough syrup from salamanders – and saves them. The incredible story of the Lake Pátzcuaro Salamander.
STORIES

On a Mission for Toads – In Cologne and Vietnam

Anna Rauhaus breeds amphibians in the Cologne Zoo and works with conservation efforts in Vietnam.