Partnerships to
Protect the Wild
Our mission is to help protect endangered species from extinction through their physical protection, the conservation of their habitats & by helping local communities benefit from their presence. Learn More
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Explorers Against Extinction is a wildlife conservation campaign organised by registered UK charity the Real World Conservation Trust (UK charity No 1177505).

The primary aims of the campaign are to raise awareness about the threats facing the world’s most iconic species and their habitats while also raising significant funds for nominated projects pivotal in the battle to protect them.

Our Campaigns

Our Global art competition & initiative supporting worldwide conservation

Our photography competition is a celebration of Mother Nature through the lens

Free-to-enter writing competition supporting conservation

Tree-planting and re-wilding schemes in the spirit of carbon off-setting

Our Fundraising Campaign for 2021

Join our supporters & fundraisers in being part of Explorers Against Extinction

The deadlines for our 2021 Competitions are in:

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Sketch For Survival        Focus For Survival        Stories For Survival

Earth is moving towards its Sixth Mass Extinction – when over 75% of lifeforms become extinct. This will be the first mass extinction caused by human activity, and not natural events.

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The reduction in the number of wild Orangutans in the last 60 years.
The number of species currently known to be threatened with extinction.
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The decline in African elephants since 1930.