WNPS: 126 years of wildlife conservation in Sri Lanka

Now in its 126th year, we look back at the Society’s immense contribution towards Sri Lanka’s wildlife and nature conservation, with insights from WNPS General Secretary Jehan CanagaRetna.

First established in 1894 as the Ceylon Game Protection Society with the sole purpose of reporting on laws relating to the protection of game, the Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS) is the world’s 3rd oldest functioning civil society. Continue reading “WNPS: 126 years of wildlife conservation in Sri Lanka”