There are between 200 and 2,000 extinctions each year.
Because every living thing is part of a broader ecosystem, saving one species saves many more.
The majority of our planet’s plant and animal species call the rainforest home – making rainforests one of the most biodiverse regions of the world. However, habitat destruction and fragmentation has driven thousands of species nearly to extinction.
Without this land, endangered species are exposed to an even greater risk of poaching and illegal logging and mining. It is imperative that we safeguard and recover these diverse habitats and the plants and animals that live there. The loss of life will greatly impact the health of every living thing on our planet.
At Rainforest Trust, we have:
But our work is far from over.
Healthy rainforests are critical to a healthy planet. Creating protected areas is the most effective way to protect endangered animals, safeguard biodiversity, stop deforestation, and maintain the health of all species on our planet.
Habitat for Hundreds of
37 Million +
30 + Years of
Protecting the most threatened tropical forests.
Our unique, cost-effective conservation model for protecting endangered species has been implemented successfully for over 30 years. Protection requires swift action, and we implement scientifically-based conservation plans that are not only timely, but also resilient and sustainable. With your support, we work tirelessly to permanently protect rainforests and other vital habitat throughout the world.
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