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Biodiversity is Us

Zoos and aquariums have decided to take the lead in getting people to act to preserve biodiversity, which is shrinking at an alarming rate. WAZA's "Biodiversity is Us" project is timed to support the United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011–2020, by providing tools for raising awareness about biodiversity

Biodiversity is Us app

Our Biodiversity is Us app is available for all smartphone users in five languages, at no cost. Use the QR code below to download the app or go to your smartphone marketplace and search for "Biodiversity is Us".


Through use of the app, you can learn about 400 animal species, take part in games and quizzes, build your own animal checklists and share your favourite animals' pictures and actions with friends via Facebook.

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“If happiness consist in the number of pleasing emotions that occupy our mind, how true it is that the contemplation of nature is one of the great sources of happiness.” Thomas Belt, Naturalist.

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