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Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is a New York City-based organization that currently works to conserve more than two million square miles of wild places around the world. Founded in 1895 as the New York Zoological Society (NYZS), the organization is led by President and CEO Cristián Samper, former Director of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History.