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]

New IUCN Programme to Help Carnivores Across Africa

09 May 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release Protecting lions, cheetahs and other iconic African species by helping local communities coexist with these predators … [Continue reading]

IUCN World Heritage Report Stresses Protecting the Arctic

08 May 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release Monaco, 4 April 2017 (IUCN) – The Arctic Ocean urgently needs protection as melting sea ice is opening up previously … [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]

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation Helps to Save Rhinos

07 May 2017 | Save the Rhino International News Release The safety of threatened rhinos has been given a huge boost with grants from the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation. … [Continue reading]

Migration Atlas Created to Reduce Harm to Wildlife

06 May 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release Vilm, Germany – Experts have for the first time mapped the distribution and movement corridors of migratory … [Continue reading]

Amur Tiger Released Back to Russia Wilderness

02 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release On April 29, 2017 a young, female Amur tiger named Filippa, was released into the Russian wilderness after almost two years … [Continue reading]

BOS to Release Six More Orangutans to Wild

01 May 2017 | Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation News Release Samboja, East Kalimantan, April 25, 2017. In cooperation with PT. RHOI and the East Kalimantan BKSDA, BOS Foundation’s … [Continue reading]

CITES Strategy on Illegal Trade in Tortoises and Turtles

01 May 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release Geneva / Singapore - Over 50 representatives from 15 countries across … [Continue reading]

Illegal Wildlife Trade Prevention Training in Morocco

01 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release A specialized training of enforcement authorities in the prevention of wildlife trafficking is being carried out from April … [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]

Supreme Court Protects Polar Bear Habitat

01 May 2017 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court today refused to hear a challenge to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s designation of … [Continue reading]


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