Institute News

June 20, 2019

Biological Research Station in Peru Helps Conserve a Remarkable Ecosystem

For 50 years, the staff at Cocha Cashu Biological Station in Peru has been working to protect an irreplaceable ecosystem in the...

June 13, 2019

Study Cites Elephant Reintroduction Programs as a Model for Wildlife Releases

Increasing the success of wildlife translocations is critical, given the escalating global threats to wildlife. A study...

May 22, 2019

Sharp Decline in Palila Population Prompts Relocation

(MAUNAKEA, HAWAI‘I)—On Sunday and Monday (May 19 and 20, 2019), a half-dozen palila, critically endangered Hawaiian birds...

May 22, 2019

Three orphaned elephant calves from Reteti Elephant Sanctuary have been successfully translocated to a holding area in Sera Wildlife Conservancy, in Kenya’s Samburu County—the first such rewilding...

May 16, 2019

Parker Pennington, Ph.D., researcher, San Diego Zoo Global (left) and Barbara Durrant, Ph.D., Henshaw endowed director of Reproductive Sciences, San Diego Zoo Global (right), pose for a photo for a photo with...

May 13, 2019

Wildwatch Burrowing Owl Invites the Public to Help with Crucial Wildlife Research

After two years of success with an online “crowdsourcing” effort to help track giraffes in Kenya, San Diego...

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