10% for the Planet

Concrete field actions protecting biodiversity

About us

The Explorers Foundation, the non-profit organisation created by The Explorers, supports qualified and recognised actors on the ground, and allows them to carry out concrete actions in favour of our natural, cultural and human heritage. When you shop on The Explorers Shop, 10% of your purchase is donated to support concrete filed actions protecting biodiversity. Discover the actions you can give your support to.

Sea turtles in French Polynesia

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LOCATION

FRENCH POLYNESIA

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Period

2019-2021

Action : Understand, educate and protect sea turtles and the marine environment in French Polynesia

The Te mana o te moana association works to preserve the Polynesian marine world, particularly marine turtles through discovery local actions, education and protection.

Scarlet macaw in Honduras

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LOCATION

HONDURAS

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Period

2019-2020

Action : Protection and restoration of ara macaw wild populations in Honduras

In Honduras, the Macaw Mountain association created a rescue, rehabilitation and release program. This approach can be used in other regions of Honduras as well as in other Central American countries.

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Lemurs in Vohimana

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LOCATION

VOHIMANA, MADAGASCAR

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Period

2019-2020

Action : Understanding lemurs’ populations in Vohimana

In the protected area of Vohimana, the association "L'Homme et l'Environnement", studies the lemurs’ populations for a better preservation of these primates and their habitat, raising awareness for better involvement of local actors in the sustainable management of this territory.

American crocodiles in Jamaica

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LOCATION

JAMAIQUE

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Period

2018-2021

Action : Conservation plan for American crocodiles in Jamaica

In collaboration with the Jamaican local authorities, The Crocs Docs team, from the University of Florida, is conducting a national study on the American crocodile and its habitats aiming at developing a conservation plan for the species in Jamaica.

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Radiated tortoise in Madagascar

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LOCATION

MADAGASCAR

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Period

2019-2021

Action : Securing and reinforcing the mangily tortoise village

The SOPTOM's main objective is the study and protection of tortoises, in France and throughout the world, using Tortoise Villages and awareness-raising. In Madagascar, this association focuses on the preservation of a critically endangered species: the radiated tortoise

Humpback whales in French Polynesia

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LOCATION

RURUTU, FRENCH POLYNESIA

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Period

2016-2021

Action : C’EST ASSEZ !

French Polynesia is a place of paramount importance for humpback whale’s reproduction, as well as for whale-watching. Too much pressure from human activities can induce the behavior of marine mammals. The Mata Tahora association conducts acoustic and ethological impact studies on humpback whales, in addition to an awareness-raising campaign in favor of non-intrusive cetacean observations.

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