In the Field

Endangered species on five continents are benefiting from conservation grants or field assistance provided by the L.A. Zoo and its supporters. Through these initiatives, we partner with organizations around the world that are working to restore wild populations, create sustainable breeding programs, reduce habitat destruction, and educate people about the challenges faced by imperiled species.

CONSERVATION GRANTS IN 2019/2020

  • $202,794 total grants
  • 32 projects
  • 33 countries

FIELD CONSERVATION IN 2019/2020

  • 9 projects
  • 7 countries
Field Work & Grants
Field Work & Grants

In addition to providing financial support, the Zoo contributes volunteers, husbandry expertise, project recommendations, and veterinary services to various conservation efforts worldwide.

Duttenhaver Conservation Field Study Program
Duttenhaver Conservation Field Study Program

Since 2008, the Duttenhaver Conservation Field Study Program has sponsored over 87 students and 39 mentors to 9 countries to study wildlife.