Dear Friends: We are still open for business, but it might take longer to fill your orders and requests as we have shifted to minimal staffing as a precaution against COVID-19. We appreciate your patience.

Photo

PEO024-00231

A woman holds a Blanchard’s cricket frog (Acris crepitans blanchardi) at a pond in Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

PEO017-00298

Four young boys play with sparklers at the Valparaiso pond in Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

PEO017-00297

Three boys play with sparklers on a boat at the Valparaiso pond.

Photo

PEO017-00296

A family sits around a campfire at a fishing night at the Valparaiso pond in Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

HIS012-00056

A staff member fires up a lawn trimmer on the grounds of the replica of the Taj Mahal at Parque Jaime Duque in Columbia.

Photo

HIS012-00054

A replica of the Taj Mahal at Parque Jaime Duque in Columbia.

Photo

HIS012-00055

A replica of the Taj Mahal at Parque Jaime Duque in Columbia.

Photo

HIS012-00048

Hand of God monument at Parque Jaime Duque in Colombia.

Photo

ANI080-00425

A female, critically endangered Yangtze giant softshell turtle (Rafetus swinhoei) inside an enclosure at the Suzhou Zoo in China. Both Yangtze turtles held at this facility are over 100 years old, if biologist can’t get this species to breed soon, the species will become extinct.

Photo

ANI080-00398

Zookeepers search for the critically endangered Yangtze giant softshell turtle (Rafetus swinhoei) in an enclosure at the Suzhou Zoo in China. Both Yangtze turtles held at this facility are over 100 years old, if biologist can’t get this species to breed soon, the species will become extinct.

Photo

ANI080-00400

Zookeepers capture a critically endangered Yangtze giant softshell turtle (Rafetus swinhoei) in an enclosure at the Suzhou Zoo in China. Both Yangtze turtles held at this facility are over 100 years old, if biologist can’t get this species to breed soon, the species will become extinct.

Photo

SCE008-00285

A teenage girl catches a fish out of a pond near Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

SCE008-00286

A father and son catch a fish out of a pond near Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

SCE008-00289

A brother and sister catch a channel catfish from a farm pond near Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

ONA007-00086

Shown are the Cuc Phuong Turtle Conservation Center staff members searching for a vulnerable Southeast Asian softshell turtle (Amyda cartilaginea).

Photo

ONA007-00087

Shown are the Cuc Phuong Turtle Conservation Center staff members searching for a vulnerable Southeast Asiatic softshell turtle (Amyda cartilaginea).

Photo

SPO003-00161

A father and son inspect their catch, a large mouth bass, Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

SPO003-00159

Joel Sartore holding up a large mouth bass caught in a pond near Valparaiso, NE.

Photo

SPO003-00160

A large mouth bass caught in a pond near Valparaiso, NE.

Photo

SPO003-00153

A man releases a large mouth bass into a farm pond near, Valparaiso, Nebraska.

Photo

SCE008-00240

A young boy anticipates catching a fish near Ceresco, Nebraska.

Photo

SCE008-00205

A young boy fishes from a boat near Ceresco, Nebraska.

Photo

SCE008-00206

A young boy casts his fishing line from a boat near Ceresco, Nebraska.

Photo

BIR015-00094

Black skimmers (Rhynchops niger) on a salt pond beside San Diego bay in California.

Photo

ANI082-00155

Herpetologists look for central newts (Notophthalmus viridescens louisianensis) at a vernal pool in Bennett Springs State Park near Lebanon, Missouri.

Photo

PEO024-00114

A young boy fishing from a boat on a pond near Ceresco, Nebraska.

Photo: Julie Jensen Director of Marketing | WVC O: 866.800.7326 | D: 702.443.9249 | E: j.jensen@wvc.org

Speaking Engagements

Joel is a popular keynote speaker with conservation, corporate, and civic groups.

Hire him to entertain and inspire your audience.

Book Joel To Speak

The Photo Ark

Joel is the founder of the Photo Ark, a groundbreaking effort to document every species in captivity before it’s too late.

Explore the Photo Ark

Visit Our Store

Every purchase goes directly to support our mission: getting the public to care and helping to save species from extinction.

Help Us Build the Ark