The goal of the Big Cats Initiative is to the halt the decline of lions, cheetahs, and other big cats worldwide. Therefore, National Geographic will be collecting all available data on big cat populations, demographics, and habitat and will then fund a variety of conservation projects across their range. You can be part of this important work by applying for a grant to help big cats.
Proposals including any of the following criteria are encouraged:
Currently funded programs are helping stem the decline of big cats through increased livestock protection, building partnerships with local communities, anti-poaching campaigns and patrols, conservation education, capacity building, and outreach campaigns. See some of the successful projects the Big Cats Initiative funded.
Have questions about the Big Cats Initiative? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.