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Teaching Kenya's Warriors to Make Peace With Fast-Disappearing Lions
Animals  (tags: lions, warriors, kenya, africa, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, conservation, habitat, humans, protection, society, wildanimals )

Lone
- 1 day ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
National Geographic Emerging Explorer Shivani Bhalla enlists locals to save lions.
Applaud Capture of Elephant Poacher
Animals  (tags: Applaud, capture, elephant, poacher, prison, petition, Africa )

Scooby
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
A major elephant poacher in Africa has officially been sentenced to seven years in prison without bail. The elephant killer, Kerumpoti Leyian, was caught red-handed with two elephant tusks and a full python skin.
Save Primates and Forest Plants in Africa - Stop Bushmeat Hunting - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Africa, Primates, Rainforests, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Ecosytem, Environmental destruction, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 33 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop bushmeat hunting in Africa to preserve the primate population and essential fruit and nut trees that the ecosystem depends upon. "Bushmeat hunting" is the hunting of meat from wild animals for human food, and it's cruel and destructive.
African Animal Lookout
Animals  (tags: Africa, live cam, wildlife, Kenya, explore.org )

Nancy
- 112 days ago - explore.org
You are watching our live cams from Kenya. These cams are live daily from 6:30am to 7:30pm Eastern African Time. If you've missed our "live" hours, check out a trailer of the recent action here.
African Elephant ACTION Plan
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, cruelty, animalrights, elephants, Africa )

Nancy
- 133 days ago - bloodyivory.org
The AEAP represents and seeks to address the real 'situation on the ground' in terms of what actions must be implemented and most urgently require funding if Africa's elephants are to be protected throughout their range.
Zimbabwe: Time Up for Poachers
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, africa, poaching, elephants, wildlife, world protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 171 days ago - allafrica.com
Recent news from Asia -- the lucrative market place for poached ivory -- must have sent waves of joy across the African continent so rich in wildlife but dogged by poachers threatening to wipe out game
One Man's War on the Ivory Poachers of Gabon
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, war on poachers, africa, sadness, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animals, animalrights, protection, humans, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 296 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
As a frenzy of ivory poaching in central Africa brings forest elephants to the brink of extinction, in Gabon a British-born zoologist has joined forces with the president to declare war on the hunters.
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
- 311 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that Mozambique crack down on the illegal ivory trade running rampant and unchecked within their borders
Change.Org Petition Wants Hot Huntress Melissa Bachman Banned From South Africa - PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: Africa, hunter, lion killed )

Judith
- 374 days ago - rare.us
South Africans have begun a petition to ban hardcore huntress Melissa Bachman from their country after she posted a picture of a male lion she killed on Twitter and Facebook. Click on 'Change.org" in red - 3rd paragraph under lion photo for petition.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Fruit Bat Trade
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, endangered, extinction, rhinos, africa, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, crime, prevention, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 491 days ago - forcechange.com
In Sumatra, Indonesian fruit bats are being sold as a traditional medicine cure for asthma. Unfortunately this practice has endangered the species and contributed to a significant reduction in their numbers.
PETITION: Make Rhino Poaching a Felony in Mozambique - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: rhino, rhinos, poaching, crime, africa, mozambique, extinction, killed, killing, law, protection, wildlife, suffering, slaughter, death, crime, conservation, cruelty, wildanimals )

Annelisa
- 491 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Increase the crime of rhinoceros poaching in Mozambique from a misdemeanor to a felony.There are less than 5,000 rhinoceros left in Africa as of 2013. The brutal slaughter of rhinos for their valuable horns has spiraled out of control.
Hillary Clinton, Elephant Savior
Animals  (tags: Hillary Clinton, elephants, Africa, Environment, Conservation, Animal Kingdom, News, Politics News )

Judy
- 498 days ago - salon.com
She'll be pushing heads of state to help save the threatened animals from poaching
United States Stands Up as An Ally of African Wildlife
Animals  (tags: us, illegal wildlife trade, poaching, allied, africa, wildlife, protection, animaladvocates, crime, conservation, endangered, goodnews, slaughter )

Tamara
- 514 days ago - awf.org
President Obama's Announcement on Illegal Wildlife Trafficking Comes at Critical Time as Elephant and Rhino Poaching Reach Record Highs in Africa NAIROBI, Kenya, July 01, 2013 -- U.S. President Barack Obama announced today in a press conference with Tanz
"White Gold" or "Bloody Teeth"? ACTION
Animals  (tags: elephants, Africa, ivory, China, shopping, protection, animalwelfare, wildlife, endangered )

Nancy
- 526 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
In yet another bust this year, Dubai customs authorities seized 259 elephant tusks on May 1. This seizure pushes the total over 5 tonnes of captured contraband ivory so far in 2013, illustrating the growing urgency to protect Africa's remaining elephants.
 

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