Stories

  • A Lion Cub Crèche January 11, 2022

    When a group of lionesses give birth within a few months of each other, a nursery group is formed, and pride females provide mutual protection and even nurse each other's cubs.

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  • New Research Suggests that over 80% of Africa's Savanna Conservation Land is Failing December 9, 2021

    A recent study, published in Conservation Letters and co-written by LRF Director Dr. Peter Lindsey, assesses the performance of 516 protected areas and community conservation areas across savanna in Africa.

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  • 8 Ways to Give Back to Lions November 15, 2021

    Every year, Giving Tuesday is a global movement that unleashes the impact of generosity, encouraging people to do good and change the world in a positive way. Generosity is something the LRF community is no stranger to—your constant commitment to lions inspires all of us at the LRF and WCN. This Giving Tuesday, we want to highlight all of the ways that you can give back.

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  • Gifts that Give Back to Wildlife November 12, 2021

    Spend this holiday season making your loved ones feel extra special while supporting conservation. This is a time to show our friends and family how much they mean to us—what better way than with gifts that give back to local communities and to wildlife?

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  • Lion Recovery Fund Featured on the PROTECT Podcast October 26, 2021

    Dr. Peter Lindsey, Director of the Lion Recovery Fund, was recently invited to the PROTECT podcast to discuss the state of lion populations in Africa, the work being supported by the LRF to defend lions and their habitats, and what the future of this iconic species looks like.

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  • Watch the Lion Recovery Fund's Wildlife Conservation Expo Talk October 11, 2021

    Watch the Lion Recovery Fund's amazing presentation on the work we're supporting to protect lions, their prey, and their habitats throughout Africa. Dr. Peter Lindsey, Director of the LRF, discusses the state of lion conservation in 2021 and how we need to expand our efforts and conservation management to protect lion populations and their land.

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