Baltistan Wildlife Conservation and Development Organization (BWCDO), formerly Project Snow Leopard, is a non-profit organization working to conserve snow leopards and resolve human-snow leopard conflict in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan.

Our Mission

BWCDO strives to promote coexistence between nature and society by advocating for sustainable models and solutions that resolve human-wildlife conflicts in Baltistan. Through intense scientific research on the status of snow leopards in the region, we strive to foster harmony between communities and these magnificent creatures, ensuring their conservation and the preservation of biodiversity for future generations.

Our Initiatives

Population Monitoring

Camera traps are digital cameras that are connected to infrared sensors, allowing them to record…

Predator-proof Corrals

Corral invasion by snow leopards is a major cause of mortality for domestic livestock such…

Livestock Vaccination

In a complementary effort to reduce livestock mortality, BWCDO carries out rounds of livestock vaccinations…

Conservation Education

BWCDO partners with Iqra Fund, a U.S.-based nonprofit, to provide access to quality education for women…

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