The Power of Nature - Jessica Murray - Conjour Wildlife Photography Feature - Lesser Kudu Feature

The Power of Nature

Jessica Murray is a passionate conservation photographer who believes the key in fighting the issues facing wildlife is raising public awareness through education. In this article she talks us through what drives her, what frustrates her, and what the power of nature means in a busy, online world.

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Clouded Leopard - Conjour Conservation Report - John White

Clouded Leopard

Silently flowing through the lower canopy of the tropical jungle, a large shadow makes its way along the branch. The clouded leopard is one of the most elusive, cautious predators in the world: a cloud amongst leaves.

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Culling Predators May Cause More Livestock Death - Conjour Conservation Editorial - Feature Image - Dingo

Culling Predators May Cause More Livestock Death

If you’ve ever driven through central Australia, you may have seen the body of a dingo hanging prostrate from a fence. This is not an ugly reminder to avoid potential roadkill – it is a macabre symbol of a silent war against the nation’s apex predator, and that war may just have been proven pointless.

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Turn to Dust Series - Part Two - Bee-Elle Photography - Conjour Wildlife Photography Feature - Ivory and Ashes

Turn to Dust Series: Of Ivory and Ashes

In 1989, the President of Kenya was concerned about this operational issue as much as the potential reaction of Kenyan citizens if he were to make twelve tonnes of ivory go up in flames. When Richard Leakey – the head of Kenya’s Wildlife Conservation and Management Department at the time – discussed the idea with him, Moi was hesitant and fearful it would prove to be an unpopular move, as the ivory was worth USD$3 million and the public knew how much the country could use this revenue for its own national development.

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Eric Sambol - The Great Bear Rainforest - Conjour Wildlife Photography Feature - Grizzly Overlooking Mist - Feature

The Great Bear Rainforest

Eric Sambol has had the privilege of photographing stunning animals in breathtaking landscapes as part of his drive to showcase the importance of conservation. Here he talks about his experiences in the Great Bear Rainforest and the chilly arctic coast of Canada, and shares some of his incredible images.

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Eastern Lowland Gorilla - Grauers Gorilla - Conjour Conservation Report - Feature

Eastern Lowland Gorilla

The Eastern Lowland Gorilla is the largest living primate in the world. It is also critically endangered. Here, we explore the rainforests of the Republic of Congo to take a look into what is causing the decline of one of our closest evolutionary relatives.

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Eastern Quoll Transportation - Conjour In Situ Update - Fawn

Enabling Eastern Quoll Transportation

Thanks to a number of new partners soon to be announced, Rewilding Australia has been making big plans for continuing their work in the coming year. With the Eastern quoll extinct on mainland Australia and populations potentially in decline in Tasmania, it is vital these programs continue. Working with Devils@Cradle and Trowunna Wildlife Park, RA is expanding captive breeding facilities and Conjour is proud to be helping.

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ZSL London Zoo - Conjour Zoology Report - Feature Banner

ZSL London Zoo

Modern zoos are often considered lifeboats for the many species caught in what appears to be a sinking world. Whilst it is important to acknowledge where improvements or changes are needed, it’s equally necessary to highlight the good these organisations can and do achieve. ZSL London Zoo has many areas in which it is seeking to develop, but in situ conservation is one they’re proud to already play an active role in.

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Emma Evers - Saving South Africa - Conjour Wildlife Photography Feature - Foxes Banner

Saving South Africa – A Photographer’s Story

Emma Evers is a passionate photographer and conservationist spending time with the amazing animals across South Africa. Here, she tells an inspiring story of how this love of wildlife came about, and what her photography aims to achieve for conservation.

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Harpy Eagle - Conjour Conservation Report - Bird of Prey - Feature Image

Harpy Eagle

High in the tree canopy, a family of Capuchin monkeys fall silent as a terrifying shadow sweeps over the forest floor. A giant apex predator scales the skies on a seven-foot wingspan, effortlessly navigating the dense rainforest of Central America.

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