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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
- 391 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
- 403 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Fight Illegal Wildlife Trade!
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, endangered, extinction, rhinos, africa, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, crime, prevention, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 414 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, millions of tourists unwittingly support the illegal wildlife trade as they buy endangered species as souvenirs. The impact of buying illegal animal products is also felt by ecosystems and indigenous communities, and something must be done.
Lions Bred to Be Shot in South Africa's 'Canned Hunting' Industry
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Africa, South Africa, huntting, lions, wildlife, Wild world with Patrick Barkham, video )

Judy
- 419 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Lions bred to be shot in South Africa's 'canned hunting' industry - video
Online Ivory Trade Worth Millions, INTERPOL Report Reveals
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, endangered, extinction, rhinos, africa, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, crime, prevention, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 423 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
An INTERPOL report to identify the drivers and scale of the illegal online trade in ivory has revealed hundreds of items worth approximately EUR 1.45 million for sale on Internet auction sites across nine European countries during a single two-week period
How Criminology Can Fight Poaching
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, endangered, extinction, rhinos, africa, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, crime, prevention, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 436 days ago - mnn.com
Crime experts recommend battling poverty levels, erecting more fences and increasing awareness of poaching.
Rhinos Now Extinct in Mozambique's Limpopo National Park
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, endangered, extinction, rhinos, africa, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 457 days ago - enn.com
Poachers have likely killed off the last rhinos in Mozambique's Limpopo National Park, according to a park official who spoke with Portugal News
Larry Page,CEO of Google: Pull All Ads Promoting the Sale of Ivory on Google Pages Immediately
Animals  (tags: ivory, elephants, Africa, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, sadness, suffering )

Ginger
- 480 days ago - change.org
Seventy years ago 5 million elephants roamed the forests and savannahs of Africa, today there are only a few hundred thousand. Last year alone, some 32,000 elephants were killed illegally in Africa for the ivory trade.
Poaching Boom Sees Thousands of Elephants Killed in Gabon
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, Africa, ivory, campaigners, Asia, Gabonese National Parks Agency, World Wildlife Federation, Wildlife Conservation Society, loopholes, petition )

Debbie
- 533 days ago - bbc.co.uk
More than 11,000 elephants have been killed by ivory poachers in Gabon since 2004 according to new research.
Wildlife Extra News - Brutal Attack on Rhino Calf in South Africa By Poachers Stuns Rescue Staff
Animals  (tags: africa, rhino, suffering, slaughter, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, ethics, cruelty, endangered )

Kevin
- 539 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) Rhino Orphan Response Project, in partnership with the Rhino Orphanage, was called on to assist in the rescue of a horrifically injured, two month old rhino orphan.
TAKE ACTION - Tell the EU to Help Stop the Trade of Rhino Products Today!
Animals  (tags: India, Africa, Rhino, Slaughter, Ivory, EU, endangered, extinction, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals )

Rock
- 560 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Even at India's Kaziranga National Park where rangers follow shoot-to-kill orders, poachers are laying siege to the rhinos attempting to sheer off the animals' horns to supply a surge in demand for purported medicine in China that's pricier than gold.
African Lions Near Protection
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, lions, Africa )

Cher Away
- 606 days ago - catchannel.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will consider protecting the African lion under the Endangered Species Act
Virus Kills 30 Kruger Hippos
Animals  (tags: africa, hippos, killed, killing, endangered, environment, illness, health, disease )

Kevin
- 627 days ago - simplygreen.co.za
Thirty hippos have been killed by a bacterial virus in the Kruger National Park (KNP), the SA National Parks (SANParks) said on Monday.
Where Humans and Animals Meet: Tanzania's Corridors of Co-Operation | Environment | Guardian Weekly
Animals  (tags: africa, humanrights, animalrights, endangered, protection, humans, wildlife )

Kevin
- 661 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Tarangire national park's migration routes are critical to sustaining wildlife diversity, but local communities want greater protection from attack
AllAfrica.Com: Ethiopia: Rescuing Endangered Wildlife Calls for Urgency
Animals  (tags: africa, AnimalWelfare, animals, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Kevin
- 672 days ago - allafrica.com
"Ethiopia is a country endowed with precious, endemic wildlife, tremendous and marvelous natural resources, cascades, a range of tangible and intangible assets, among others."

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