China Wildlife Conservation Association (CWCA) now has 31 provincial-level and 260 prefecture/county-level branches, and about 30 thousand members who are wildlife conservationists, administrators, scientists, educators, natural reserve works and wildlife lovers. CWCA’s mission is to promote the development of Chinese wildlife conservation, protect, develop wildlife resources and rescue endangered species.

CWCA’s responsibility is to organize its members in carrying out conservation laws and policies, running education and popularization programs of wildlife protection and rescue, conducting scientific research and academic exchange, providing technical consultation on wildlife resources management, raising funds for wildlife conservation and establishing contact with foreign groups and participating in international cooperation.

Since its foundation, the CWCA has run various programs to promote education, propaganda, and fund-raising. For example, Bird-loving week”