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It Is NOT Over Yet!! Congo Released to His Family PENDING APPEAL of Death Sentence
Animals  (tags: Congo, death sentence, courts, appeal )

- 3867 days ago -
James family lawyer: "We understand that this (Congo's release) has no impact on the outcome of the appeal. The happiness we feel now is tempered by the fact that we know this isn't over and we have a long fight ahead of us." (DONT STOP THE CALLS!!!)
Armed Poachers Slaughtering Hundreds of Elephants in Congo
Animals  (tags: slaughter, elephants, Congo, ivory trade, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, endangered )

- 953 days ago -
More than 200 elephants have been poached in Garamba since a census in April 2014 counted 1,780 elephants âEUR" down from more than 11,000 two decades ago.
No Reprieve for Congo- Local Judge Upholds His Decision to Have 'Vicious' Dog Destroyed. KEEP CALLING THE GOVERNOR!
Animals  (tags: animalsuffering, dog, death row, laws, congo, courts )

- 3870 days ago -
Euthanasia date was postponed pending an appeal. The James family vows to fight on to save their dog, taking the case to Superior Court or even higher if needed. PLEASE KEEP CALLING THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE. THEY'RE COUNTING EVERY CALL! SAVE CONGO!!!
Baby Gorillas in the Congo Rescued From War Zone | Care2
Animals  (tags: congo, africa, wildlife, rangers, UN, gorillas, illegal, bushmeat, war )

- 2966 days ago -
United Nations helicopters airlifted four orphaned eastern lowland baby gorillas out of an area where the could have been captured and sold on the bushmeat market for food. Violence between human militias in the area reportedly has accelerated the illegal
Stopping Wildlife Trafficking in Congo
Animals  (tags: bushmeat, wildlife trafficking, poachers, crimes, endangered animals, disappearing, killed, investigation, congo )

- 3058 days ago -
The bushmeat trade in the Congo basin has been widely publicized but poorly addressed. While fines and sentences exist for wildlife trafficking, they have traditionally been poorly enforced due to corruption, poor governance, and attentions focused on
By Saving Gorillas, Can Congolese Save Themselves?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, gorillas, congo, habitat, environment )

- 3878 days ago -
If the people of Congo save the mountain gorilla, might the gorilla return the favor? That is the hope of environmental activists, who realize that wildlife conservation and tourism could be the key to survival for people as well as animals
Congo Warlord's Arrest Puts Gorillas' Future in Turmoil
Animals  (tags: gorillas, Congo, warlord arrested, protection, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3431 days ago -
The political future of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Virunga National Park--home to about 200 of the world's roughly 680 mountain gorillas--was thrown into turmoil Thursday night with the arrest of Congolese rebel leader Laurent Nkunda.
Scots Scientists to Save One of Rarest Animals on the Planet
Animals  (tags: rhinos, Congo, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, endangered, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3715 days ago -
WITH only 13 of the creatures left struggling to survive on the plains of the Congo, the northern white rhinoceros is one of the most threatened species in the world. Plagued by poachers and with its habitat fast disappearing, the magnificent beast
Eastern Gorilla
Animals  (tags: gorillas, Congo, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3715 days ago -
Recent attacks on Eastern gorillas (Gorilla beringei) in the mountains of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have put a spotlight on this gentle giant. The Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, and Uganda are the only places left in the world where
New Initiatives in the Congo Basin
Animals  (tags: animals, gorillas, Congo, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3166 days ago -
Leaders of the Congo Basin countries and conservation groups are pressing for more attention, funds, and technical support to save the world's second largest rainforest and the people who depend on its resources.
DRC Gorillas Face Great Risks
Animals  (tags: africa, congo, wildlife, wild animals, great apes, gorillas, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, killing, protection )

- 3507 days ago -
Goma - East Congo's conflict has put more than a quarter of the world's last mountain gorillas at the mercy of armed groups who hunt and camp in their territory, park officials said on Monday. With no rangers left to protect or care for them, the gori
Gorilla Warfare in the Congo Jungle
Animals  (tags: animals, gorillas, Congo, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3310 days ago -
Some of our closest relatives are facing a battle for survival. Lisa Grainger meets a team dedicated to securing their future.
In War-Torn Congo, Elephants Beat the Odds
Animals  (tags: elephants, Congo, poaching, wildlife, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3697 days ago -
Despite a decade of civil war and rampant poaching, elephants and other large mammals are still hanging on in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park. In this World Heritage Site, a recent wildlife census by the Wildlife Conservation
ACTION ALERT: Save the Gorillas !!
Animals  (tags: gorilla, congo, habitat, conservatio, anti poaching patrols, protection, endangered )

- 2990 days ago -
Despite a year of the Gorilla in 2009 that held all its promises and the approach of a new conference on climatic changes taking place in Oslo late May 2010, We the signatories of this petition, wish to highlight the current concern Gorilla Congo basin

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