Archives for April 2017

Wildlife Trafficking in World’s Most Protected Areas

25 April 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Gland, SwitzerlandA new WWF report published today urges for additional and immediate measures to halt the worrying [Continue Reading…]

Critically Endangered Burmese Roofed Turtle Eggs Discovered

25 April 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK (April 11, 2017) – A team of Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)/Turtle Survival Alliance (TSA) scientists working [Continue Reading…]

Social Marketing to Change Illegal Wildlife Consumption

24 April 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Shanghai, China, 13th April 2017 — around 40 wildlife conservation and law enforcement officers, together with NGO [Continue Reading…]

Thousands Ask to Ban Unlimited Wild Turtle Trapping

23 April 2017 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

COLUMBUS, Ohio— As of today, the Center for Biological Diversity and Sierra Club Ohio have sent more than 3,800 letters [Continue Reading…]

Minke Whaling Season Due to Begin in Iceland

22 April 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

London – The minke whaling season is expected to start imminently in Iceland, with whales being cruelly harpooned so [Continue Reading…]

Volunteers Needed to Help Rare Seabirds

21 April 2017 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release

The Northumberland Little Tern Project is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to protect vulnerable birds nesting along [Continue Reading…]

Rhino Horns Seized by Malaysian Customs

10 April 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaMalaysia has seized 18 rhino horns, bringing Asia’s total to six seizures within one short month and [Continue Reading…]

Dog Squads Commence Wildlife Detection Training

09 April 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, IndiaThirteen puppies aged 6-9 months old and their 26 dog handlers today began their training to [Continue Reading…]

Fighting Wildlife Crime in Central India

08 April 2017 | World Wide Fund for Nature-India News Release

Central India comprising the states of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, bordering Maharashtra, are rich wildlife [Continue Reading…]

Designating Environmental Crime a High Priority

08 April 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Brussels, Belgium, April 2017A hearing organized by MEPsforWildlife last week urged the European Union (EU) to [Continue Reading…]

BOS Deploys Orangutans for Pre-Release

07 April 2017 | Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation News Release

Nyaru Menteng, Central Kalimantan. BOS Foundation in Nyaru Menteng, in cooperation with the Central Kalimantan [Continue Reading…]

Whale Advocates Condemn Norwegian Whale Hunt

06 April 2017 | The Animal Welfare Institute News Release

Washington, DC—A coalition of international whale protection organizations today strongly condemned [Continue Reading…]


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