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Why Give to The Nature Conservancy

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Laohegou Nature Reserve, China Laohegou Nature Reserve, Pingwu County, Sichuan Province, China © Nick Hall

Why Donate to The Nature Conservancy?

Do your part to create a more sustainable future for our planet. Donate today and you’ll be a member, funding urgent direct conservation and advocacy. The power to protect and restore nature—now and for the next generation—is in your hands.

By the Numbers

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    We impact conservation in over 70 countries and territories.

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    We operate more than 100 marine conservation projects.

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    We have more than 400 scientists on staff.

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    We have protected more than 125 million acres of land.

What Your Donation Supports

When you donate, you play a direct role in our critical, on-the-ground conservation and effective advocacy work. Here are just a few examples of the kind of important wins your support makes possible:

Why donate? Our members’ own words say it best:

  • "Your mission is my mission. Thank you for the work you do to protect and promote our planet." – Maureen, FL
  • "I care about the natural world. The survival of all life depends on it!" – Randi, CA 
  • "The Nature Conservancy does great work in saving important lands for conservation." – Larry, IA
  • "There is only one Earth. And once our wild places are gone, they are gone forever."– Paul, MA