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Major Asian Elephant Population Found By WCS
Animals  (tags: elephants, Malaysia, large population, animals, AnimalWelfare, endangered, environment, extinction, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat )

- 1909 days ago -
New data released today by the Wildlife Conservation Society and Malaysia's Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP) reveals that a population of endangered Asian elephants living in a Malaysian park may be the largest in Southeast Asia.
Saving Tigers in the Wild
Animals  (tags: tigers, conservation, WCS, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

- 1909 days ago -
Twenty years ago, many tiger experts proclaimed that the tiger would be extinct in the wild by the year 2000. The Wildlife Conservation Society has worked hard to prove them wrong. The unique WCS approach has helped to refocus tiger conservation effort
Last of 48 Whales Beached in Tasmania Dies
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, extinction, humans, investigation, protection, sadness, suffering, whales, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1909 days ago -
THE last of 48 sperm whales stranded in Tasmania has died, drawing criticism that authorities refused help to save them. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has castigated Tasmanian authorities for refusing to let its volunteers help in the rescue effor
RAT to Save Big Cats
Animals  (tags: tigers, Rapid Action Team (RAT), India, anti- poaching squad, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1909 days ago -
A crack force of rangers, ex-army jawans and forest volunteers, called the Rapid Action Team (RAT), is on the prowl for tiger poachers in Jim Corbett National Park. It is possibly India's first dedicated anti-poaching squad.
100's of 1000's of Sea Turtles Illegally Slaughtered In Bali Each Year
Animals  (tags: Sea Turtles, Bali Slaughters Sea Turtles, illegal, tourist souvenirs, Traditional Asian Medicine, conservation, environment, endangered, ethics, extinction, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, society, wildlife, slaughter, CITES, butchered alive )

- 1910 days ago -
Although all 8 species of sea turtles are endangered & are strictly 'protected' by CITES, turtles are butchered alive by the 100's of 1000's. Shells for souvenirs & meat sells to the privileged of affluent societies. Please see video & sign petition!
Wolf Haven Sends Mexican Gray Wolves Home
Animals  (tags: wolves, sanctuary, relocated, Wolf Haven, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare )

- 1910 days ago -
Six female Mexican gray wolves left Wolf Haven International, located north of Tenino in the Centralia/Chehalis area, on two separate flights to Houston, Texas, late last week and then onto a charter flight to Mexico.
ACTION ALERT; Abolish Wildlife Services Massacres/Funding- STOP THE KILLING
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered, extinction, wildlife service, funding, extremination of wildlife, massacrds, killings, federal government )

- 1910 days ago -
One obvious candidate for the axe is Wildlife Services, a branch of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, which spends over $100 million annually to kill more than one million animals-including black and grizzly bears, beavers, mountain lions, coyotes,
OIPA INDIA Conducts Raids With the Forest Department of Rajasthan - Kadyan
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalrights, wildanimals, law, crime, extinction, endangered, protection )

- 1910 days ago -
Naresh Kadyan, Representative of OIPA in India conduct raids along with the local Forest Officers on the eve of the animal welfare fortnight in Haryana, Utter Pradesh & Rajasthan, cooperation of M.K. Aggarwal, Deputy Conservator of Forest, Dausa was good.
Urge President Obama's Interior Secretary to Rescue the Polar Bear-PLZ SIGN PETITION
Animals  (tags: obama, legislation, wildlife, extinction, polar bears, disappearing, conservation, protection )

- 1910 days ago -
Tell incoming Interior Secretary Salazar that struggling polar bears can't wait any longer. With extinction looming as soon as 2050 for Alaska's polar bears, the Interior Department must reverse the Bush Administration's "polluters-first" policies quick
Mongoose Hairs Paint Brushes Traders Cought By Naresh Kadyan
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalrights, wildanimals, killed, law, crime, ethics, extinction, environment, endangered, conservation, protection )

- 1911 days ago -
On the eve of animal welfare fortnight in India OIPA INDIA along with Forest Officers of Dausa conducted a raids jointly on the Paint & Hardware's shops involved in illegal trade of mongoose hairs in Dausa-Rajasthan, DFO - Dausa cooperation appreciated.
Indian Pythons Slithering Into Oblivion
Animals  (tags: india, wildlife, wild animals, serpents, pythons, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 1911 days ago -
Jaipur: The Keoladeo Ghana National Park, popularly known as Bharatpur is India's best known bird sanctuary. This 28.7-square-kilometre mixed wetland, woodland, grass and scrub is home to 400 plus species of birds. It was known as the best duck shootin
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Deaths Prompt Lawsuit Threat
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, loggerhead turtles, deaths, lawsuit threat, endangered, extinction, humans, habitat, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 1911 days ago -
GAINESVILLE, Florida, January 23, 2009 (ENS) - A coalition of conservation groups has notified the National Marine Fisheries Service of its intent to file a lawsuit as early as March if the agency does not act immediately to protect imperiled sea turtles
UP Minister Intervenes to Save Stray Tiger
Animals  (tags: lucknow, wildlife, wild animals, tiger, man eater, intervention, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans )

- 1911 days ago -
Alerted by the intervention of the high court, Uttar Pradesh Forest Minister Fateh Bahadur Singh has come to the rescue of the young tiger that strayed out of the forest in Pilibhit district of UP and has already killed three people. "I have made it v
Southern Resident Orcas Must Yell Above the Din
Animals  (tags: puget sound, marine wildlife, whales, orcas, raising voices, under water noises, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, protection )

- 1911 days ago -
Friday Harbor, Wa. -- A new research paper published by researchers working closely with The Whale Museum shows that the endangered killer whales of Puget Sound raise their voices in direct proportion with increasing underwater noise; that incre
Baby Elephant Discovers the Hard Way That Walking Too Close to Mum Can Be Hazardous
Animals  (tags: africa, national park, wildife, wild animals, elephants, hazardous to walk to close, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 1911 days ago -
She may have managed to keep up with her mother's enormous strides, but this baby elephant appears to have come a little close for comfort. Heading up the trail of her brothers and sisters, the unsuspecting elephant got dumped on, quite literally, by

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