Lions & Recovery

Africa’s lions are one of the world’s most charismatic species and are a powerful symbol of wild nature.

Biology & Behavior

Biology & Behavior

Lions are Africa’s largest carnivore, and are social mammals of the family Felidae.

Distribution & Status

Distribution & Status

Lions have vanished from 80% of their historical range, and are now gone from between 27-33 countries that they formerly inhabited.

Threats to Lions

Threats to Lions

A range of other threats affect lions and their prey in some places

Road to Recovery

Road to Recovery

We aspire to double the number of lions.