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PETITION: Save the Rhinos
Animals  (tags: rhinos, critically endangered, zimbabwe, South Africa, kenya, namibia, tanzania, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 254 days ago - change.org
If you didnâEUR(TM)t know this already, rhinos are critically endangered. There are fewer than 2,500 left, in pockets of Zimbabwe, South Africa, Kenya, Namibia, and Tanzania. In the past 45 years, the rhino population has decreased by 90%.
Tanzanian Elephant Poachers Kill British Helicopter Pilot
Animals  (tags: Friedkin Conservation Fund, Tanzania, Roger Gower, elephant poachers kill British helicopte )

RosiePart
- 307 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Pratik Patel of the Friedkin Conservation Fund, said Roger Gower was approaching the last of 3 elephants killed by the poachers when he was shot. "He was a great guy, a great friend and a great pilot who loved working with Tanzania's wildlife", he said.
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
- 382 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.
Elephants Still In Danger Even After 'Queen Of Ivory' Arrest
Animals  (tags: ethics, elephants, Tanzania, ivory trade, ivory poachers )

Teresa
- 414 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Tanzania says it landed a major victory against ivory smugglers by arresting a Chinese national, but ivory poaching is still a big problem. Video provided by Newsy
Zurich Airport Customs Seize Record 262 Kg of Ivory
Animals  (tags: ivory, Zurich customs seize record 262 kg, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, Beijing )

RosiePart
- 485 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Zurich airport customs seized 262 kg of ivory in eight different suitcases at the beginning of July, during checks, the customs chief said on 4th August. The inspections were carried out on two cases from Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, travelling to Beijing.
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
- 960 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.
Stop the Hunting Safari In Tanzania! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: hunting, safari, Tanzania, animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, endangered, environment, cruelty, death, killing, protection, law, sadness, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1731 days ago - change.org
Your nation must take a step into the future, changing the laws regarding: The Hunting Safari: This custom and uncivilized and not worthy of a modern nation. Sincerely. Waiting for a positive response to our request, urging the parliament to take note.
Elephant Tusks for Black Market Seized
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, Tanzania, Kenya, China, Nigeria, crates containing ivory, illegal airport smuggling, CITES, sign petitions, African elephant, Asian elephant, black market trade, ivory stockpiles, Vietnam, Asian black market, ivory trade ban )

Deb
- 1991 days ago - bellaonline.com
Victories in Kenya and Vietnam airports reveal a cautionary tale about the continued prevalence of black market industries manipulating around international trade mandates to facilitate the ongoing demand for elephant tusks.
ACTION ALERT! Say NO to the Slaughter and Mutilation of Lions in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: wildlife, lion, Tanzania, slaughter, Amboseli, Kenya )

Reynard
- 2111 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to a January 2011 report by Wildlife Direct, "Two lions have been found dead and their bodies mutilated after being deliberately poisoned in Tanzania. Sign this petition urging Tanzanian authorities to step up protection
TAKE ACTION - Stop the Use of Explosives for Fishing in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: Fishing, Explosives, Tanzania )

Cristiane
- 2291 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Explosives're used daily to catch fish in Tanzania. Coral reefs're get destroyed completely in the shallow water area. This caused more sand erosion which affect turtle breeding areas.The fishermen in the smaller traditional boats can not make a living.
Jane Goodall Marks 50 Years of Protecting Chimpanzees
Animals  (tags: Jane Goodall, wildlife conservation, chimpanzees, primatology, respected, renowned, Tanzania, study, protection, fieldwork, behavior, documentaion, advocate, action )

Debbie
- 2329 days ago - humanesociety.org
Fifty years ago this week, at the age of 26, renowned primatologist Jane Goodall traveled to Tanzania for the first time to study chimpanzees in the wild.
Kenya, Tanzania in Joint Wildlife Census
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, census, Kenya, Tanzania, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

CherAWAY
- 2469 days ago - nation.co.ke
Kenya and Tanzania on Sunday began a joint census in Amboseli to assess the impact recent prolonged drought had on wildlife.
Kenya and Tanzania Disagree on Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: Kenya, Tanzania, disagreement, CITES, elephants, ivory, Doha, Qatar, 15th convention, endangered animals, ban, confiscated, AEC, deal, sale, Kenya Wildlife Service, SSN, protection, conservation )

Naoko
- 2476 days ago - allafrica.com
Lobbying on the status of international trade in ivory has intensified ahead of next month's 15th Convention Of International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in Doha, Qatar.
Saving Tiny Toads Without a Home
Animals  (tags: Kihansi Spray Toad, -golden spray toads, Tanzania, Nectophrynoides asperginis, environment, ecosystems, endangered, nature, habitat destruction, animal rights, GoodNews )

Robyn
- 2492 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
This is a story about a waterfall, the World Bank and 4,000 homeless toads. Maybe the story will have a happy ending, and the bright-golden spray toads, each so small it could easily sit on a dime
New Magombera Chameleon Species Discovered in Tanzania Jungle By Dr. Andrew Marshall
Animals  (tags: New Species, found, tanzania, GoodNews, wildlife )

Lone
- 2565 days ago - nydailynews.com
It's not the most conventional way to make a scientific breakthrough, but Dr. Andrew Marshall's not complaining.
 

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