The problems facing wildlife affect all of us, so ZSL has collaborated with a number of organisations to create conservation programs that YOU, the public, can also get stuck into!
From spotting wildlife in the garden to full on citizen science projects, we ask the general public to engage with the world of conservation.
Have a look at the current conservation projects below, and see how you can help by donating, volunteering, recording observations, pledging your support, or just finding out about our work.
The campaign to make London free of single-use plastic water bottles.
Volunteer for London's Rivers
The River Thames and its tributaries are home to a diverse array of wildlife, and ZSL is working to conserve and enhance this ecosystem. Join us today.
Thames Marine Mammal Conservation
ZSL has been monitoring marine mammals in the Tidal Thames since the early 2000s, to better understand and conserve species such as grey seals, harbour seals and porpoises.
Donate to ZSL
Please give what you can
UK Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme (CSIP)
The Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme (CSIP) coordinates the investigation of all cetaceans, marine turtles and basking sharks that strand around the UK coastline.
Garden Wildlife Health
Through this collaborative project, Garden Wildlife Health is safeguarding the health of British wildlife.
Help protect our marine life
A recent report shows more than half of the planet Earth's marine species may stand on the brink of extinction by 2100. Find out how ZSL is helping, and how you can too.
Instant Wild puts conservation in your hands
Help our conservationists to identify the species in the camera trap images – no expertise needed! Ditch the doom-scrolling and do something more meaningful today.