We apply rigorous field-based science to save wildlife and wild lands and use science to plan, implement and measure the successes of our conservation projects.


We believe that ‘conservation’ must involve a commitment to preserving species and landscapes and inspire people to care deeply and act effectively.


We build local capacity by training scientists who study wildlife, professionals who manage wild lands, inspiring youth and village communities who live next to wildlife.


The term Wildlife Conservation Society - India Program, describes the work of several partner institutions engaged in saving wildlife and wild lands in full compliance with all Indian laws.

WCS-India Program has combined cutting-edge research on tigers and wildlife, with national capacity building and, effective site-based conservation through constructive collaborations with government and non-governmental partners. Uncompromisingly committed to wildlife conservation, WCS-India Program inspires and nurtures positive attitudes towards nature in people through its scientific and conservation endeavors.

Over the last 25 years, WCS - India Program has achieved many conservation milestones. Click above to know more.
NEW PUBLICATION: Birds and beans: Comparing avian richness and endemism in arabica and robusta agroforests in India’s Western Ghats. Authors: Charlotte Chang, Krithi K Karanth and Paul Robbins

It’s an age-old debate for coffee lovers. Which is better: Arabica beans with their sweeter, softer taste, or the bold, deep flavor of Robusta beans? A new study by WCS, Princeton University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison has taken the question to unlikely coffee aficionados: birds.

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Karnataka, India

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