Protect Tree Kangaroos and Their Habitat

The Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program focuses on tree kangaroos and people living together. We work alongside local landowners in Papua New Guinea to manage the country's first Conservation Area, protecting pristine cloud forest ecosystems and habitat for endangered species including the Matschie’s tree kangaroo.

Your contribution today will support the work of the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program in Papua New Guinea, implemented by local staff for the benefit of the wildlife and people of YUS. Thank you!

Consider donating in honor of someone’s birthday or special event!

Your contribution will support all of TKCP’s initiatives in Papua New Guinea

  • $50 could pay for supplies for ‘Healthy Village, Healthy Forest’ training workshops in YUS

  • $100 can provide field gear for the YUS Conservation Rangers

  • $250 could offset the costs of tree kangaroo field research supplies

  • $500 can pay for one farming skills workshop for coffee and cocoa farmers in YUS

  • $1000 can offset the costs of one YUS Conservation Ranger for one year to conduct patrols and species monitoring

  • $2000 could pay for one year of a Balob Teachers College scholarship for a student from YUS (a 2-year program)

  • $5000 can offset the costs of one series of health trainings for village midwives and health workers

 Photo: Dr. Blair Brooks

Would you like to mail us a donation, donate stock or securities, or do you need to contact us?

U.S. Office

Woodland Park Zoo
5500 Phinney Avenue North
Seattle, Washington 98103
T: +1 (206) 548-2623
F: +1 (206) 547-6962
E: Lisa Dabek, Program Director
Trevor Holbrook, Program Coordinator

Papua New Guinea Office

5th Street Professionals Building
P.O. Box 360, Lae
Morobe Province, 411
Papua New Guinea
T: +675-472-7226
E: Mikal Nolan, Program Manager


TKCP established the YUS Conservation Endowment together with the Woodland Park Zoo and Conservation International. Housed at the Woodland Park Zoo, the endowment provides partial annual funding support for the management and protection of the YUS Conservation Area in perpetuity. We are continuing to build the endowment principle to strengthen long term funding support for conservation efforts in YUS. To contribute to the YUS Conservation Endowment, please designate ‘YUS Conservation Trust’ in the form above.

Contributions to the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program are accepted through the Woodland Park Zoological Society, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Our Tax ID number is 91-6070005. 100% of contributions are used for TKCP’s program operations.