YWPF backs International Polar Bear Initiative

YWP backs International Polar Bear Initiative

A global effort to save the Arctic Sea ice habitat for endangered polar bears is being backed by the Yorkshire Wildlife Park and the charity the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation. The park, home to four majestic polar bears, has joined the call to the public to save energy to reduce the global warming that is devastating the Arctic ice cap. …

Lemur Grant

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation gives Lemurs survival boost

A critically endangered species of lemur has been given a survival boost thanks to a grant from the award winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation. Slash and burn land clearing and hunting in its native Madagascar have reduced numbers to less than 1,000 in the wild with experts facing a race against time to save it. The YWP Foundation grant of …