Frankfurt Zoological Society

Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS) is an international conservation organisation based in Frankfurt in Germany. Founded by Prof. Bernhard Grzimek , FZS is committed to preserving wildlands and biological diversity in the last remaining wilderness areas on the planet. FZS is active in biodiversity-rich areas in central and eastern Europe, in east Africa, in central South America and in south-east Asia. In terms of habitats the main focus is on the great savanna, forest, wetland and mountain areas.

Projects supported

Securing the Southern Boundary of Chiribiquete National Park and Managing Key Threats to the Area

Protecting the Bahuaja Sonene National Park from Illegal Activities

Protecting the Forest Management Unit 16 area in the Bukit Tigapuluh Landscape as crucial habitat for charismatic megafauna in Central Sumatra

Towards a new national park: The Yaguas River Basin in the Peruvian Amazon