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South Africa Tries Gunfire Location System to Catch Rhino Poachers
Animals  (tags: protection, wildanimals, wildlife trade, anti-poaching effortswildlife, killing, animalwelfare, animals, slaughter )

Cal
- 105 days ago - reuters.com
Rhino poachers in South Africa now risk giving themselves away when they shoot thanks to a high-tech, gunfire-detection system being piloted in the country's flagship Kruger National Park.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Hyacinth Macaw
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, birds, wildlife trade, macaws, Macaws, protection, environment, animaladvocates, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 107 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this petition to join the worldwide campaign demanding that Brazil take concrete steps to end the illegal trade of Hyacinth Macaws -- before it's too late!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Elephant Poaching in South Africa - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, elephants, poaching, wildlife trade, ivory trade, poaching, prevention, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 108 days ago - forcechange.com
Increase anti-poaching measures to protect the elephants living in and around the Mara Serengeti region of southern Africa
In Honor of World Lion Day, a List of Their Top 30 Complaints
Animals  (tags: endangered, protection, lions, wildlife trade, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness )

Cal
- 133 days ago - globalpost.com
There are two kinds of lions, African lions and Asiatic lions. In 1975 there was an estimated 250,000 lions in Africa. Today there are only about 30,000. Meanwhile, the Asiatic lion population stands at just 411.
Gangs Raking in Thousands From the Rising Tide of Wildlife Crime
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, wildlife crime, death, ganages, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 133 days ago - theguardian.com
Report reveals the extent of poaching and poisoning and calls for tougher sanctions
African Grey Parrots - Shades of Grey
Animals  (tags: wildlife, parrots, wildlife trade, suffering, endangered, cruelty, crime, animalrights )

Jill
- 141 days ago - magazine.africageographic.com
The journey from a bustling forest community to solitary life in your living room.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank Government for Taking Stand Against Poaching - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, RHINOS, POACHING, WILDLIFE TRADE, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 145 days ago - forcechange.com
Applaud South Africa's sentence of a rhino poacher to prison for 77 years
TAKE ACTION NOW! End Illegal Wildlife Trafficking - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING, WILDLIFE TRADE, LAWS, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, death, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, suffering, slaughter )

Cal
- 148 days ago - forcechange.com
One notorious location for animal trafficking that is generally under the radar is Mong La, a main trading city in Burma, also known as Myanmar. Locals and tourists from around the world come to this illegal traders' haven to purchase illegally trafficked
Middle East; Stop Exploitation of Exotic Animals to Promote Chimp and Cheetah Industry
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife trade, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 148 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to get them to stop promoting the killing of animals just to get their body parts and skins for monetary gain.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Turtle Poaching - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, wildlife trade, turtles, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 151 days ago - forcechange.com
The turtle population in Ontario, Canada is quickly shrinking. The reptiles are being sold quickly on the international pet market.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Crack Down on Illegal Tiger Poaching - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, legal loopholes, tigers, protection, slaughter, animalwelfare, animals, animalrights, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, killing, law )

Cal
- 153 days ago - forcechange.com
Revise loophole in ban on tiger bone trade that allows illegal poaching and trade to continue
TAKE ACTION NOW! Hours to Save the Elephants
Animals  (tags: elepahants, poaching, wildlife trade, slaughter, animals, animal welfare, political pressure, EU, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, habitat, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 160 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
At the current rate of killing, elephants may be extinct in 15 years, but this week if we act now we have an amazing chance to crack down on the illegal trade that fuels the slaughter.
Billy Joel Welcomes New York Senate's Approval of Ivory Ban
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, wildlife trade, Billy Joel, pending law, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, protection )

Cal
- 186 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Musician Billy Joel has weighed in on the ivory bill making its way through the New York State legislature.
Indonesia's Forests Increasingly Empty of Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, ecosystems, destruction, wildlife trade, environment, trees, humans, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat )

Cal
- 211 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The 'empty forest' syndrome is becoming an increasing reality in this country.
Elephant Poachers Have a New Problem: U.S. Marines
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, ivory trade, marines, protection, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, endangered )

Cal
- 212 days ago - takepart.com
A special task force has deployed to Chad to train park rangers whose own lives are threatened by the poaching epidemic.
 

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