Forensic Scientists Fight Wildlife Crime

10 June 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Edinburgh, UK, 8th June 2017Representatives from more than 30 countries this week attended the Society for [Continue Reading…]

Our Oceans, Our Future

09 June 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

THE UNITED NATIONS – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) released a statement applauding the Call for Action adopted by [Continue Reading…]

World Environment Day and Nature

05 June 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

World Environment Day, 5th Junethis year’s UN World Environment Day is themed ‘Connecting people to nature’, [Continue Reading…]

Wildlife Traffickers Exploiting Airlines Worldwide

20 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA—A new analysis of global airport wildlife seizure and trafficking data reveals that wildlife [Continue Reading…]

Action Needed to Halt Vaquita Porpoise Extinction

18 May 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Mexico City, Mexico With an estimated 30 or fewer individuals remaining, the vaquita porpoise is the focus of a new [Continue Reading…]

UN Issues Stamps Featuring CITES Species

17 May 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 11 May 2017: The United Nations Postal Administration issued 12 stamps [Continue Reading…]

Mapping Aids Critically Endangered Helmeted Hornbill

16 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuching, Malaysia, 16th May 2017—An updated trade hotspot map by the Environmental Investigation Agency [Continue Reading…]

Celebrating World Migratory Bird Day

10 May 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Bonn, 10 May 2017 – Migratory birds face an increasing number of threats while traveling huge distances. Their intercontinental [Continue Reading…]

Stronger Protection Needed for World’s Most Trafficked Mammals

08 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Washington, DC – Today, Malaysian officials reported they had seized over 700 kilograms of pangolin scales, worth more [Continue Reading…]

“Born in China” Helps to Protect Pandas and Snow Leopards

01 May 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

BURBANK, Calif. (May 1, 2017) – Thanks to opening-week moviegoers, Disneynature and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) are [Continue Reading…]

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…]

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…]


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