We must act now to save rainforests

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Search all Rainforest Trust projects, including projects in need of urgent funding and those that have been funded and/or protected. Here you'll find over 200 projects in over 62 countries throughout the world where together, we are making an impact!

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We save real acres of rainforest through land purchases and designations

Rainforest Trust focuses on saving real acres of rainforest through land purchases and designations. Each of our projects has been identified as crucial to preserving critical habitat for endangered species. For more than 36 years, we have been safeguarding rainforests and protecting habitat for endangered species.

Scroll down for links to Urgent projects that need your support, or visit Our Projects to view all Rainforest Trust projects—Urgent, Funded, and Protected.

Our Approach

Our donors have protected more than 50 million acres

We are confident that the simplest and most cost-effective solution to prevent deforestation is to create legally-recognized protected areas where forests and their species can continue contributing to the health of the global ecosystem.

Our unique, cost-effective conservation model has been implemented successfully for over 36 years.

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Worldwide Impact

Save Species from Extinction

A million species are at risk of extinction this century, each unique and irreplaceable. The leading cause is habitat destruction, and the most valuable habitat is rainforest.

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Worldwide Impact

Save Rainforests to Stop Climate Change

We cannot stop climate change without saving tropical forests and keeping historical carbon safely locked up in the wood and soil while removing excess CO2 from the air.

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Herp Conservation Guardian, Caleb Ofori, discovering the Togo Slippery Frog in the Onepone Refuge in the Togo-Volta highlands of Ghana.
Worldwide Impact

Saving the World Isn't Possible Without People

We establish strategic partnerships with the world’s most experienced and committed conservationists and their organizations in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

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100% of your money goes to our conservation efforts

Our Board members and other supporters cover our operating costs, so you can give knowing your whole gift will protect rainforests.

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