“Winging” It for Red Pandas

Jason’s passion for red pandas is boundless as he takes to the skies to save them. Like many Red Panda Network (RPN) supporters, Jason Phelan has a fondness for red pandas. Their cuteness and vulnerability led him to first adopt one more than 20 years ago at Dudley Zoological Gardens in the West Midlands, England,…

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Ten Red Pandas in a Rhododendron Tree

During the 12 days of an ecotrip travelers were able to see, ten red pandas in a rhododendron tree. Well, that’s not exactly how it happened—participants were actually on an Eco Zoo Trip and the pandas weren’t all in one tree—but please sing along! On the first day of the ecotrip travelers were able to…

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5 Reasons We Should Save the Red Panda this Holiday Season

They may be a smaller flagship species but the conservation of red pandas makes a huge impact. There’s a lot of sad news out there. The destruction of the rainforest, a rapidly changing climate; it’s easy to feel defeated and unsure about our planet’s future. But Red Panda Network (RPN) is determined not to let…

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Help RPN Plant A Red Panda Home!

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday! We need your help to restore critical red panda habitat in Nepal. This holiday season your donations to the Red Panda Network (RPN) will go directly towards Plant A Red Panda Home, an RPN conservation campaign to reverse the biggest threat to red pandas—habitat loss due to deforestation. Thanks to our First…

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Your 2019 Holiday Guide to Gifts and Giving!

Happy Holidays from Red Panda Network! Here are 6 ways you can make an impact for red pandas — while giving fantastic gifts — this holiday season: #1 Double your impact for red pandas! Thanks to our First Panda Challengers—a group of core donors who have agreed to match funds raised through this campaign—when you donate…

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Thanks To You, We’re Helping Red Pandas and Communities Thrive

The first panda is threatened with extinction. Thankfully, people all over the world are stepping up to save them. Red Panda Network (RPN) is a member-based organization. Our impact is a reflection of your support and generosity. Thanks to you, 2018 & 2019 have been years of tremendous progress for RPN.  Your support helps us…

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A New Life for Herders and Red Pandas in the Himalayas

RPN works with herders of Nepal to find harmony between their livelihood needs and forest preservation. The life of a high-mountain herder in Nepal is a difficult one. The threat of weather is constant, temperatures can fluctuate rapidly, and a person can be separated from their family for long durations. As the seasons change the…

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Stichting Wildlife Stands Up For Red Pandas

With a mission to protect endangered plant and animal species around the world, the Stichting Wildlife Foundation has provided conservation funding and education for more than 30 years from its home base in the Netherlands. Formed in 1985 to prevent the closure of the Safaripark Beekse Bergen, the foundation has since expanded its activities to…

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International Red Panda Day 2019

On International Red Panda Day’s 10-year anniversary, record numbers of participants raise funds and awareness for red pandas worldwide. September 21st is the 10-year anniversary of International Red Panda Day (IRPD) and we couldn’t have reached this major milestone without your support! Thank you for making this day of red panda awareness, educational outreach, and…

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A Plan of Action to Conserve Bhutan’s Red Panda

First in Nepal, and most recently Bhutan, governments are committing to red panda conservation in range countries. On July 31, 2019, people and charities all over the world celebrated World Ranger Day. This day honors the critical work of rangers to protect our planet’s wildlife and natural resources. For many endangered species—including the red panda—the…

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