International Red Panda Day

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Join us for International Red Panda Day (IRPD) 2015 as an expected 100,000 visitors at more than 40 zoos worldwide help us create as many Red Panda Rangers as possible in a single day.

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What is a Red Panda Ranger? A Red Panda Ranger is a special title given to children who help spread the word about red pandas. Look in our activity guide to see what activities you can do for International Red Panda Day to become a red panda ranger.

Download the 2016 IRPD Activity Guide
Contributions received from International Red Panda Day will support our red panda research, conservationeducation, and sustainable development work. You can also help by visiting one of the participating organizations listed below or contact your nearest zoo (click here » to find one that has red pandas) or school and ask them to participate. Thank you and we hope you are able to join in the fun!

Campaign Details

What: International Red Panda Day When:Activity Guide 2016 cover
Saturday September 17th, 2016 11:00AM to 4:00PM (third Saturday of September every year) Where: Check with your local zoo or school for participation details, or click on the links below for more information on current participating organizations. If you are an organizer, Register your event.

Downloads: 2016 Activity Guide

2015 IRPD Participants (2016 list TBA)

Photos from International Red Panda Day 

Click for photos from IRPD 2012 at Kansas City Zoo

Red Panda Network supports the United Nations Decade on Biodiversity See participating zoos and other partners at previous International Red Panda Days -> main IRPD page -> International Red Panda Day 2012 -> International Red Panda Day 2011 -> International Red Panda Day 2010 Mark your calendar for next year: IRPD 2014 is September 20, 2014