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Kenya Loses 873 Elephants
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, elephants, poaching, killing, cruelty, conservation, animalcruelty, death )

Jill
- 445 days ago - allafrica.com
Wildlife lovers across the country have raised alarm over the senseless killing of wildlife across the country by money hungry poachers under pressure from the swelling global demand for ivory in China and Thailand, according to Traffic, a wildlife trade-
Why We Should Care That March 3rd Is Now World Wildlife Day
Animals  (tags: World Wildlife Day, Conservation, Endangered Species, Poaching, Flora, Fauna )

Sharon
- 446 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The UN says World Wildlife Day is to "celebrate the many beautiful and varied forms of wild fauna and flora and to raise awareness of the multitude of benefits that conservation provides to people" To understand why this date is special "Visit Site"
This New Whistleblowing Site Wants to Be the WikiLeaks of Poaching
Animals  (tags: poaching, WildLeaks, anti-poaching, wildlife trafficking, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness, slaughter, protection, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cruelty, conservation, endangered )

Roseann
- 451 days ago - grist.org
WildLeaks, a new website that calls itself "the first secure, online whistleblower platform dedicated to wildlife and forest crime." You can safely and anonymously submit tips about poaching, illegal logging, wildlife trafficking, and more -- as well as p
Kenya: Poachers Kill Six Rhinos in a Week
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhinos, poaching, slaughter, suffering, humans, ethics, cruelty, crime, endangered )

Jill
- 452 days ago - allafrica.com
The six were killed in Solio and Ol Jogi ranches and Nakuru National Park, according to independent reports. Poachers killed two rhinos from each of the three conservancy areas and chopped off the horns.
Save Critically Endangered Sumatran Tigers in Indonesia - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Tigers, Sumatra Island, Indonesia, Endangered Species, Suffering, Poaching, Deforestation, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 464 days ago - forcechange.com
Global petition to the President of Indonesia to immediately protect Sumatran tigers from habitat loss due to deforestation and to enforce existing laws to stop illegal poaching. Less than 400 tigers inhabit the island of Sumatra and they need help now.
End The Poaching And Smuggling Of Rhino Horns - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Animal Cruelty, Poaching, Smuggling, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 468 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (which regulates rhino horn trade) to end the illegal poaching of rhinoceros and smuggling of their horns.
Stop the Poaching of South African Rhinos - Force Change
World  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Poaching, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Humans, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 468 days ago - forcechange.com
If something is not done soon to curb the rampant poaching of the rhinoceros, then extinction is inevitable. Government complicity, poverty, and nefarious organized crime interests (mostly from Asian countries eg Vietnam) all fuel the poaching trade.
Make Rhino Poaching a Felony in Mozambique in Africa - Via Force Change
World  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhino, Humans, Poaching, Crime, Killing, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 468 days ago - forcechange.com
A large number of the poachers and dealers of rhino horns are based in Mozambique. Poachers cross the border with semi-automatic weapons, endangering not only this remarkable species, but dedicated game rangers as well but only receive minimum punishment.
Emerging Crimes:CyberCrime, IdentityCrimes/ UNODC UnitedNationsReport
Society & Culture  (tags: Cybercrimes, Scams, Spam, Security, IdentityTheft, MoneyLaundering, Mules, TargetScam, Credit-CardTheft, GlobalNetworks, DeepWeb, DarkWeb, UN, UNODC, EnvironmentalCrimes, Poaching, CriminalNetworks, Hacking, Computer-generatedAds, FakeProfiles )

BMutiny
- 482 days ago - unodc.org
As organized crime groups join ever more complex networks spanning the globe, the crimes become increasingly transnational and the types of crime they are able to commit become diversified. New threats to global security are emerging, CYBER-CRIMINALS
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save White Rhinos From Poachers - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: world, wildlife trade, AFrica, rhinos, poaching, slaughter, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, killing )

Cal
- 487 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that Mozambique crack down on the illegal ivory trade running rampant and unchecked within their borders
Rare Tortoises Are Branded to Make Them Unattractive to Poachers
Animals  (tags: poaching, rare turtles, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 487 days ago - latimes.com
In an effort to curb trade in rare species, a turtle sanctuary in Ventura County aims to mark each of the 360 ploughshare tortoises in captivity and 300 in the wild.
Wildlife Poaching Thought to Bankroll International Terrorism
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, poaching )

Cher
- 496 days ago - ipsnews.net
Top diplomats and retired U.S. military officials are urging Western and African governments to step up the global fight against illegal wildlife poaching.
Tiger, Leopard Poaching Cases Pending for 40 Years in MP Courts
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, poaching, courts )

Cher
- 496 days ago - economictimes.indiatimes.com
Fifty-three cases of tiger poaching and 160 cases of killing of leopard are being tried in various courts in Madhya Pradesh, some for over four decades.
2013 Was A Shockingly Tough Year For Elephants
Animals  (tags: african elephants, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, killed, killing, suffering, ''shoot to kill'' policy, 10 million elephants, 20th century, 2014 500, 000, elephants, poaching, poachers )

Barb
- 502 days ago - care2.com
2013 was, it's an understatement to say, a tough year for elephants. Conservationists warned that Africa could lose one-fifth of its elephants unless something is done to halt poachers and that elephants could disappear in the wild in Africa by 2025.
Losing Battle to Save India's Tiger From Poachers Who Sell Body Parts to China
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, poaching, India, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 503 days ago - scmp.com
The increasing number of tigers being poached in India will not come down as long as the demand for tiger products in China continues, wildlife experts say.
 

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