IMG_8041_LM Dr. Laurie Marker

For Dr. Marker's scientific papers please see author listings for L.L. Marker.
Genetics

The Decline of Wild Cheetah Genetic Diversity and a Surprise from Successful Sires

I have worked in collaborated with leading geneticist, Dr. Stephen O’Brien, and collaborators from the Smithsonian Institute … Read more »

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Chewbaaka’s Wild Cheetah Challenge – Double your Donations!

Throughout the wild cheetah’s range, populations are in rapid decline. According to the International Union for the … Read more »

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Eulogy for CCF’s Longtime Resident Cheetah Rosy

CCF’s longtime resident cheetah Rosy passed away in late June (2016). Dr. Laurie Marker – CCF’s founder … Read more »

Spring Tour 2016 - Busch Gardens Kids group from Pinellas Academy of Math and Science with Dr. Marker

CCF Spring Tour 2016

My Spring Tour 2016 began in March when I went to Australia for my first Australia tour. … Read more »

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Zinzi: Teetering on the Brink of Success

In 2009, Zinzi, a 10 – 12 month old female cheetah, was captured by a farmer in … Read more »

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How To Celebrate Earth Day

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is … Read more »

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A Day in the Life – 01/09/14

We have many individuals and crews contact us throughout the year to get a chance to come … Read more »

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A Day in the Life – 12/10/14

Today we loaded 6 puppies into a truck headed for Tanzania’s Ruaha Carnivore Project, which is part … Read more »

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A Message from Dr. Laurie Marker and Cheetah Conservation Fund

Cheetah Conservation Fund is the leader in conservation of cheetahs and their ecosystems. We’ve accomplished much in … Read more »

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CCF in the United Arab Emirates

Photos from CCF’s trip to the United Arab Emirates.