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Financial Punishment for Poachers Increased
Animals  (tags: poacher, tiger, leopard, wildlife, protection, cub, humans, habitat, goodnews, environment, ethics, crime, conservation, cats, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, animaladvocates )

Olga
- 624 days ago - fundphoenix.org
According to the order of Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, charges for damage, for example, caused to Amur tiger and Amur leopard will increase from 500 thousand rubles to 1.1 million rubles, snow leopard - from 300 thousand rubles.
South Africa: 6 Years for Rhino Horn Possession
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhino horn, poacher, jail )

Jill
- 1097 days ago - africanconservation.org
Chinese national Hsu Hsien Lung was sentenced to six years imprisonment on Wednesday by the Germiston Regional Court for possession of two rhino horns, police said.
Zimbabwe: Three Poachers Killed
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, poacher )

Jill
- 1187 days ago - allafrica.com
THREE suspected rhino poachers were shot and killed by game rangers in the Chipangayi Safari Area near Chiredzi on Tuesday morning
Kenya: Notorious Laikipia Poacher Killed
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, poacher, wildlife, suffering, endangered, conservation )

Jill
- 1238 days ago - allafrica.com
The KWS officer in charge of the Mt Kenya Region Robert Njue described the death of John Gitonga as a breakthrough in dismantling cartels that have been targeting endangered rhinos in the past two months.
South Africa: Poaching - Kruger Park Ranger Arrested
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, poacher )

Jill
- 1239 days ago - news24.com
A Kruger National Park game ranger has been arrested in connection with alleged rhino poaching, SA National Parks (SANParks) chief executive Dr David Mabunda said on Tuesday.
TPWD Looking for Poacher Who Killed Eagle- VIDEO
Animals  (tags: tragedy, poacher, killed bald eagle, endangered, protection, investigation )

Simone
- 1808 days ago - newschannel10.com
Texas Parks and Wildlife needs your help to find the poacher who shot an american bald eagle.
Big Catch: Sansar Aide in Cops' Net
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, poacher, arrested, tiger killer, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1857 days ago - dailypioneer.com
A suspected aide of notorious poacher Sansar Chand, involved in the killing of several tigers, including those in Sariska Tiger Reserve, has been arrested by the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB).
Canadian Wildlife Poacher Sentenced to 106 Days in Jail - After 13 Prior Convictions
Animals  (tags: animals, poacher, Canada, sentenced, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1960 days ago - ecoworldly.com
A man in Toronto with 13 prior wildlife crime convictions will serve time after being busted with "a plethora" of poached wildlife.
Poacher Who Killed Gir Lions Held, Handed Over to CID
Animals  (tags: animals, lions, Gir, killed, poacher, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1977 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
An accused, wanted in connection with the 2007 killings of lions at Gujarat's Gir Sanctuary, abode to Asiatic Lions, was nabbed, forest officials said.
Tiger Poacher Convicted in Madhya Pradesh
Animals  (tags: animals, tigers, poacher, convicted, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2008 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Madhya Pradesh court sentenced a tiger poacher to three years of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs.10,000, officials said on Thursday.
Tiger Poacher Convicted in Madhya Pradesh
Animals  (tags: animals, tigers, poacher, prison, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2009 days ago - sindhtoday.net
A Madhya Pradesh court Thursday sentenced a tiger poacher to three years of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs.10,000, officials said Thursday.
CRAIG RESIDENT SENTENCED TO THREE YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON FOR ILLEGALLY KILLING AND SELLING MARINE MAMMALS
Animals  (tags: marine mamals, sea lions, shot killed, poacher, sentenced three years jail, justice )

Simone
- 2108 days ago - sitnews.us
Anchorage, Alaska ­ United States Attorney Karen L. Loeffler announced that on March 9, 2009, Christopher R. Rowland, a resident of Craig, Alaska, was sentenced to 37 months in prison and fined $5,000 in federal court in Anchorage for his conviction of
Authorities in Eastern India Arrest Wildlife Trader With 5 Rare Clouded Leopard Skins
Animals  (tags: poacher, wildlife trafficking, charged, caught, clouded leopards skins, endangered animals, destroyers, wildlife, crime, wildlife trader )

Simone
- 2485 days ago - iht.com
Forestry officials in eastern India have arrested a wildlife trader found carrying the skins of five rare clouded leopards, the area's wildlife conservator said Wednesday. The illegal haul included the skins of two cubs. The arrest was made in the
Poachers Slay Rare Rhinos
Animals  (tags: black rhinos, rare, extinction, poacher, poachers )

Ben
- 2578 days ago - blogmyway.org
Poachers have killed all the breeding animals at a black rhino conservation project in Zimbabwe. Copyright (c) 2007 BBC
Bangkok Luxury Store Owner Convicted for Wildlife Trafficking
Animals  (tags: animal, endangered species, poaching, poacher )

Carlo
- 2667 days ago - enn.com
A Bangkok luxury store owner was convicted today for breaching Thailand's wildlife protection law
 

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