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2,000 Burning Elephant Tusks Send Clear Message To Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: poaching )

Angie
- 12 days ago - thedodo.com
On Tuesday, Cameroon officials, wildlife activists and more gathered 2,000 elephant tusks and 1,753 other ivory products into a massive pile, then set it all on fire.
PETITION - Save Pangolins From Extinction
Animals  (tags: pangolins, poaching, Biodiversity loss, animal welfare laws, prevention from dying out, Extinct Species, stronger protection, prevention of wildlife loss )

Sabine
- 42 days ago - forcechange.com
Pangolins are the most trafficked mammal in the world. It is estimated that over a million of them have been taken from the wild for illegal trade in the past decade alone, and they are constantly hunted and killed for their meat and scales.
The All-Female Patrol Stopping South AfricaâEUR(TM)s Rhino Poachers
Animals  (tags: Champions of the Earth prize, Black Mamba Rangers, poaching, endangered rhinos, female heroes )

Nancy
- 57 days ago - focusingonwildlife.com
Thousands of snares to catch animals for bushmeat have been removed, 10 poacher camps destroyed, three bushmeat kitchens put out of action and six poachers arrested.
Poaching for Ivory Stabilises But Elephant Decline Continues
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, ivory, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 58 days ago - bbc.com
The number of elephants being killed for their ivory has stabilised but overall species numbers have continued to decline.
St. Pete Firm Creates App That Could Help Protect African Elephants
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, IFAW, KENYA WILDLIFE SERVICE, APP )

Lone
- 62 days ago - cltampa.com
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and the Kenya Wildlife Service will use the app, called Fulcrum, to power tenBoma, a collaborative effort that aims to protect KenyaâEUR(TM)s elephants from poachers through identifying and dismantling poaching
âEUR~GMAâEUR(TM) Goes on Safari and Takes Viewers on Virtual Reality Ride (Video & Text!!)
Animals  (tags: GMA, Virtual Safari, Virtual Reality, drones, six-lens cameras, habitat distruction, endangered animals, poaching, poachers )

Barb
- 68 days ago - abcnews.go.com
"Good Morning America"'s Amy Robach is going on safari -- and sheâEUR(TM)s taking viewers with her on an immersive virtual reality tour of one of the most breathtaking natural wonders in Africa.
Sea Shepherd Is Hunting the Last of the Worlds Most Notorious Poaching Vessels
World  (tags: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Protectors, Patagonian toothfish, poaching, corruption, crime )

Linda
- 81 days ago - takepart.com
Sea Shepherds hunting of poaching vessels in the remote Southern Ocean is not as well known as its efforts to stop Japanese whale hunters, but for one species it is a lifesaver.
Breaking: Hong Kong Announces Plan To Ban The Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, endangered, wildanimals, poaching )

NitaSick
- 105 days ago - trueactivist.com
"The government is very concerned about the illegal poaching of elephants in Africa. It will kickstart legislative procedures as soon as possible to ban the import and export of elephant hunting trophies."
How Poaching Destroys Elephant Wisdom
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, elephant wisdom, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, protection, sadness, wildlife )

Lone
- 135 days ago - theatlantic.com
Each dead matriarch leaves an elephant-sized hole in the world. Perhaps her daughters can never truly fill it.
Petition: Stop the Poaching of the Criticaly Endangerd Amur Leopard
Animals  (tags: critically endangered species, Wildlife conservation, biodiversity wildlife, ethics, animalrights, animalwelfare, poaching, harsh penalties, prevention from dying out, stronger protection laws )

Sabine
- 146 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
the species is already on the critical endangerd species list, if we want them to stay alive we need to stop the poaching and protect them better against the poachers.
Lion Populations Half in Key Regions of Africa
Animals  (tags: endangered, lions, african lions, poaching, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, slaughter )

Cal
- 150 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The lion populations in much of Africa are in rapid decline, a new study suggests. Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
TAKE ACTION NOW! Punish Poachers for Killing Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: turtles, poaching, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, killing, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, animalrights )

Cal
- 150 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Hundreds of olive ridley sea turtle eggs are taken by poachers almost immediately after hatching each year from Morro Ayuta beach in Mexico.
Rhino Population Drops to Three :(
Animals  (tags: Nola, protection, poaching, San Diego, sadness, AnimalWelfare, animals, extinction, ethics, science )

Mari
- 159 days ago - takepart.com
A northern white rhino was euthanized Sunday at its enclosure in San DiegoâEUR(TM)s Safari Park, leaving only three of the species left in the world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Group in South Africa Diligent in Ending Poaching in S. Africa
Animals  (tags: animals, poaching, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, slaughter )

Cal
- 162 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A wonderful group of women have taken on the role of addressing the poaching crisis to protect the rhinos and other species while also educating other locals on the importance of preservation of these animals. The womenâEUR(TM)s group known as the Black Mambas
Tanzania's War on Poaching Pays Off
Animals  (tags: tanzania, poaching, government, elephant tusks, rhino horns, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 167 days ago - ippmedia.com
Efforts by government to fight poaching had paid off with the recent arrest of five notorious dealers in illegal elephant tusks and rhino horns.
 

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