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Billionaire Warren Buffett's Son to Fund Anti-Poaching Efforts in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: UNESCO, Tanzania, Howard Buffet, Warren Buffet, poachers, ivory, poaching, anti-poaching, elephants, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, cruelty, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, conservation, extinction, killing )

Roseann
- 6 days ago - treehugger.com
He will provide a helicopter, equipment, and training to protect threatened wildlife and keep poachers out of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Elephants of Tanzania From the Guns of Poachers
Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, endangered, ELEPAHNTS IVORY TRADE, POACHING, ivory trade, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, protection )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The situation for the elephants of Africa is dire. One elephant is killed for its tusks every fifteen minutes. The demand for ivory needs to be halted at the global level in order to save this iconic species from slipping into extinction
Take Action Now! - Help Protect the Endangered Pangolin! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Protect, pangolins, endangered, poaching )

Marie
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
The pangolin, a nocturnal mammal whose scaly body is reminiscent of a reptile, is on the brink of extinction. These mammals are endangered because of illegal poaching and support to bolster their population continues to be a struggle because these animal
Stop Corruption That Allows Poaching of Rhino and Elephant to Continue! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Poaching, animals, rhino, horn, Kenya, endangered )

Marie
- 30 days ago - change.org
There has been an 82% reduction in the number of elephants in Kenya in the last 12 years alone, and it is estimated that within 10-15 years there will be no more wild elephants, if poaching continues at its current rate.
Kenya Loses 873 Elephants
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, elephants, poaching, killing, cruelty, conservation, animalcruelty, death )

Jill
- 50 days ago - allafrica.com
Wildlife lovers across the country have raised alarm over the senseless killing of wildlife across the country by money hungry poachers under pressure from the swelling global demand for ivory in China and Thailand, according to Traffic, a wildlife trade-
Why We Should Care That March 3rd Is Now World Wildlife Day
Animals  (tags: World Wildlife Day, Conservation, Endangered Species, Poaching, Flora, Fauna )

Sharon
- 51 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The UN says World Wildlife Day is to "celebrate the many beautiful and varied forms of wild fauna and flora and to raise awareness of the multitude of benefits that conservation provides to people" To understand why this date is special "Visit Site"
This New Whistleblowing Site Wants to Be the WikiLeaks of Poaching
Animals  (tags: poaching, WildLeaks, anti-poaching, wildlife trafficking, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness, slaughter, protection, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cruelty, conservation, endangered )

Roseann
- 56 days ago - grist.org
WildLeaks, a new website that calls itself "the first secure, online whistleblower platform dedicated to wildlife and forest crime." You can safely and anonymously submit tips about poaching, illegal logging, wildlife trafficking, and more -- as well as p
Kenya: Poachers Kill Six Rhinos in a Week
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhinos, poaching, slaughter, suffering, humans, ethics, cruelty, crime, endangered )

Jill
- 57 days ago - allafrica.com
The six were killed in Solio and Ol Jogi ranches and Nakuru National Park, according to independent reports. Poachers killed two rhinos from each of the three conservancy areas and chopped off the horns.
Save Critically Endangered Sumatran Tigers in Indonesia - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Tigers, Sumatra Island, Indonesia, Endangered Species, Suffering, Poaching, Deforestation, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 69 days ago - forcechange.com
Global petition to the President of Indonesia to immediately protect Sumatran tigers from habitat loss due to deforestation and to enforce existing laws to stop illegal poaching. Less than 400 tigers inhabit the island of Sumatra and they need help now.
End The Poaching And Smuggling Of Rhino Horns - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Animal Cruelty, Poaching, Smuggling, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 73 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (which regulates rhino horn trade) to end the illegal poaching of rhinoceros and smuggling of their horns.
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
- 92 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that Mozambique crack down on the illegal ivory trade running rampant and unchecked within their borders
Rare Tortoises Are Branded to Make Them Unattractive to Poachers
Animals  (tags: poaching, rare turtles, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 93 days ago - latimes.com
In an effort to curb trade in rare species, a turtle sanctuary in Ventura County aims to mark each of the 360 ploughshare tortoises in captivity and 300 in the wild.
African Forest Elephants Are Being Massacred Into Extinction
Animals  (tags: Elephant Slaughter, Ivory, Poaching, Terrorism, Al Shabaab )

Col
- 106 days ago - salon.com
An undercover investigation by the Elephant Action League (EAL) found that 40% of Al-Shabaab's income--as much as half a million dollars a month--comes from trafficking in illicit ivory...A couple of dozen elephant tusks are all it took to fund the deadly..
WE CAN STOP IT - Make the Pledge
Animals  (tags: Elephant Slaughter, Poaching, ivory trade, ivory poachers, ivory ban )

Col
- 107 days ago - 96elephants.org
Visit the site - make the pledge not to buy ivory, sign the petition, watch the video clip http://youtu.be/ze2S2nSm584 96 elephants a day are slaughtered in Africa - DO SOMETHING
2013 Was A Shockingly Tough Year For Elephants
Animals  (tags: african elephants, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, killed, killing, suffering, ''shoot to kill'' policy, 10 million elephants, 20th century, 2014 500, 000, elephants, poaching, poachers )

BarbKnigh
- 107 days ago - care2.com
2013 was, it's an understatement to say, a tough year for elephants. Conservationists warned that Africa could lose one-fifth of its elephants unless something is done to halt poachers and that elephants could disappear in the wild in Africa by 2025.
 

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