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Poaching Leaves Elephant Daughters in Charge
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, elephant daughters, illegal hunting, matriarchs, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, extinction, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 14 days ago - mobile.nytimes.com
As illegal hunting thins out the ranks of matriarchs, their daughters are taking over as leaders of their social groups.
CBD Offers $10,000 Reward for Information on Killing of Idaho Wolf Pups
Animals  (tags: Wolves, wolf, wolf puppies, pups, Nursing wolf pups, Idaho, poaching, illegal killing, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, protection, killing, law, killed, investigation, humans, ethics, environment, death, cruelty, crime, conservation, animals )

Cathy
- 33 days ago - examiner.com
Protected gray wolf puppies have been deliberately dragged from their nursery den and slaughtered in Idaho. The Center for Biological Diversity announced today that it's offering more than $10,000 in reward money
The All-Female Patrol Stopping South AfricaâEUR(TM)s Rhino Poachers
Animals  (tags: Champions of the Earth prize, Black Mamba Rangers, poaching, endangered rhinos, female heroes )

Nancy
- 139 days ago - focusingonwildlife.com
Thousands of snares to catch animals for bushmeat have been removed, 10 poacher camps destroyed, three bushmeat kitchens put out of action and six poachers arrested.
Poaching for Ivory Stabilises But Elephant Decline Continues
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, ivory, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 141 days ago - bbc.com
The number of elephants being killed for their ivory has stabilised but overall species numbers have continued to decline.
St. Pete Firm Creates App That Could Help Protect African Elephants
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, IFAW, KENYA WILDLIFE SERVICE, APP )

Lone
- 144 days ago - cltampa.com
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and the Kenya Wildlife Service will use the app, called Fulcrum, to power tenBoma, a collaborative effort that aims to protect KenyaâEUR(TM)s elephants from poachers through identifying and dismantling poaching
âEUR~GMAâEUR(TM) Goes on Safari and Takes Viewers on Virtual Reality Ride (Video & Text!!)
Animals  (tags: GMA, Virtual Safari, Virtual Reality, drones, six-lens cameras, habitat distruction, endangered animals, poaching, poachers )

Barb
- 151 days ago - abcnews.go.com
"Good Morning America"'s Amy Robach is going on safari -- and sheâEUR(TM)s taking viewers with her on an immersive virtual reality tour of one of the most breathtaking natural wonders in Africa.
Breaking: Hong Kong Announces Plan To Ban The Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, endangered, wildanimals, poaching )

NitaSick
- 188 days ago - trueactivist.com
"The government is very concerned about the illegal poaching of elephants in Africa. It will kickstart legislative procedures as soon as possible to ban the import and export of elephant hunting trophies."
How Poaching Destroys Elephant Wisdom
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, elephant wisdom, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, protection, sadness, wildlife )

Lone
- 218 days ago - theatlantic.com
Each dead matriarch leaves an elephant-sized hole in the world. Perhaps her daughters can never truly fill it.
Lion Populations Half in Key Regions of Africa
Animals  (tags: endangered, lions, african lions, poaching, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, slaughter )

Cal
- 233 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The lion populations in much of Africa are in rapid decline, a new study suggests. Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
TAKE ACTION NOW! Punish Poachers for Killing Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: turtles, poaching, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, killing, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, animalrights )

Cal
- 233 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Hundreds of olive ridley sea turtle eggs are taken by poachers almost immediately after hatching each year from Morro Ayuta beach in Mexico.
Rhino Population Drops to Three :(
Animals  (tags: Nola, protection, poaching, San Diego, sadness, AnimalWelfare, animals, extinction, ethics, science )

Mari
- 242 days ago - takepart.com
A northern white rhino was euthanized Sunday at its enclosure in San DiegoâEUR(TM)s Safari Park, leaving only three of the species left in the world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Group in South Africa Diligent in Ending Poaching in S. Africa
Animals  (tags: animals, poaching, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, slaughter )

Cal
- 245 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A wonderful group of women have taken on the role of addressing the poaching crisis to protect the rhinos and other species while also educating other locals on the importance of preservation of these animals. The womenâEUR(TM)s group known as the Black Mambas
Tanzania's War on Poaching Pays Off
Animals  (tags: tanzania, poaching, government, elephant tusks, rhino horns, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 250 days ago - ippmedia.com
Efforts by government to fight poaching had paid off with the recent arrest of five notorious dealers in illegal elephant tusks and rhino horns.
Stop Illegal Chinese Trade in Black Rhino Horn
Animals  (tags: Black Rhino Horn, Critically Endangered, Illegal Chinese Trade, CITES, gopetition, no medicinal value, extinction, dehorned, poaching, Asian trade, Sumatran, Javan, White, Indian, Black, Africa, Peoples Republic of China, conservation, killing, ethics, wildlife, prote )

Shelli
- 251 days ago - gopetition.com
It is sad that an animal of such grandeur is killed for something so small. It is sadder still that this only occurs through the greed & ignorance of a small global minority.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Pass the Global Anti-Poaching Act and Stop Wildlife Trafficking
Animals  (tags: anti poaching legislation, wildlife trade, poaching, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 263 days ago - secure.awf.org
The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee just approved the Global Anti-Poaching Act to go before the U.S. House of Representatives for a vote âEUR" and we need to get it passed as soon as possible.
 

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