Florian J. Weise

A cheetah released into its new home. Photo Naankuse Foundation By Florian Weise,  N/a’an ku sê Carnivore Conservation Research Project, Namibia and National Geographic Big Cats Initiative grantee.   Last week a livestock farmer called to report a cheetah caught in a trap. He won’t release the animal on site — it will kill his...

The Big Cats Initiative Grants Program seeks to identify and support projects that engage in immediate actions leading to reductions in big cat mortality.  BCI Grantees often provide updates from the field, and we love sharing them with you.  BCI Grantee Florian Weise provides this dispatch from the field.   By Florian J. Weise, Head...