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Our Conservation Stories

We’re proud of all the work we have accomplished to date helping save endangered species. Veterinarians and researchers stationed around the world have told us what they needed, and thanks to donations from people like you, we’ve been able to provide them with testing kits, medicine, tracking collars, and additional supplies and equipment.

Dr. Janine Brown

Janine Brown, Ph.D.

Janine Brown is a research physiologist and heads the endocrinology laboratory at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI). Brown is devoted to increasing knowledge that will lead to better management and conservation of endangered species, both in captivity and in the wild, and coordinates one of the world’s largest and most productive endocrinology laboratories that benefits wildlife species. Her research efforts are connected to the scientific disciplines of behavior, reproductive endocrinology and stress management, primarily studying reproductive and behavioral relationships

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Youth Advisory Council

Conservation Nation is no longer accepting applications for the Youth Advisory Council. Calling All Youth Who Are Passionate About Wildlife, the Environment, and Community Leadership! Conservation

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Dr. Janine Brown

Janine Brown, Ph.D.

Janine Brown is a research physiologist and heads the endocrinology laboratory at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI). Brown is devoted to increasing knowledge that

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On the Right Track

Eight of Conservation Nation’s wildlife projects have included the purchase of high-tech tracking equipment. And that’s just us. Trackers are everywhere—being used in studies on

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