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Rare White Giraffe Spotted In Tanzania / Bored Panda
Environment  (tags: giraffe, Tanzia, poaching, bush meat, leucism, albino, rare white giraffe, beauty )

Barbara
- 14 days ago - boredpanda.com
This stunning giraffe has not been photoshopped, she's real! Omo, the 15-month-old beauty whose skin looks as if it was bleached, is suffering from leucism. It's a condition that results in a partial loss of pigmentation. She was spotted in Tanzania
Poaching Leaves Elephant Daughters in Charge
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, elephant daughters, illegal hunting, matriarchs, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, extinction, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 15 days ago - mobile.nytimes.com
As illegal hunting thins out the ranks of matriarchs, their daughters are taking over as leaders of their social groups.
CBD Offers $10,000 Reward for Information on Killing of Idaho Wolf Pups
Animals  (tags: Wolves, wolf, wolf puppies, pups, Nursing wolf pups, Idaho, poaching, illegal killing, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, protection, killing, law, killed, investigation, humans, ethics, environment, death, cruelty, crime, conservation, animals )

Cathy
- 34 days ago - examiner.com
Protected gray wolf puppies have been deliberately dragged from their nursery den and slaughtered in Idaho. The Center for Biological Diversity announced today that it's offering more than $10,000 in reward money
Poaching of Old Forest Elephant Matriarchs Threatens Rainforests
Offbeat  (tags: poaching, elephants, elephant matriarchs, animals, environment, humans, protection, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 73 days ago - eurekalert.org
The oldest females guide and teach their young where to go for food and minerals, what to eat, how to process tricky foods, and how to avoid danger. Without these mothers, forest elephant social lives and their understanding of their ecosystem
2,000 Burning Elephant Tusks Send Clear Message To Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: poaching )

Angie
- 96 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.
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
- 141 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
- 142 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
- 146 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
- 152 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
- 165 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
- 189 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
- 219 days ago - theatlantic.com
Each dead matriarch leaves an elephant-sized hole in the world. Perhaps her daughters can never truly fill it.
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
- 234 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
- 234 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
- 243 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.
 

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