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We Can Stop the Poaching of Big Cats. Here's How
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, poaching, protection, wildlife, environment )

Cher
- 42 days ago - nytimes.com
The success in Manas shows that stopping poaching at the source can bring tigers back from the brink.
Forest Guards in Assam Given Modern Weapons to Check Rhino Poaching
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, poaching, weapons, environment )

Cher
- 64 days ago - indiatoday.in
In a major initiative for wildlife protection, forest guards in Assam were today given modern weapons like SLRs and 9 MM pistols, to check poaching of rhinos, tigers and other wild animals.
The Infamous "Kingpin" of Elephant Smuggling Has Finally Been Caught
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, smuggler, international trade, wildlife trafficking, poaching, networks, arrested, punishment )


- 84 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In a massive victory against the international trade in animal trafficking, a Vietnamese man who acted as head of a sophisticated international animal trafficking network has been arrested. Forty-year-old Boonchai Bach was apprehended recently in a...
Meet the Heroic US Veterans Saving Animals From Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife preservation, poaching, prevention of wildlife loss, animal protection laws, stronger protection, Wildlife conservation, stronger protection )


- 119 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Despite conservation efforts to protect endangered species like elephants and rhinos, poachers still present major threats to repopulation. One group, though, has a unique idea to help park rangers catch poachers. Veterans Empowered to Protect African...
Progress: Elephant Poaching Is Down for the 5th Year in a Row
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, elephant population, ivory trade, wildlife trafficking, poaching, Endangered Species, flora and fauna, cites )


- 170 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Elephants face many obstacles, but a new report brings a glimmer of hope for this endangered species. According to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), elephant poaching in Africa is down for the...
Baby Elephant Abandoned By His Herd Is Depressed Until He Meets The Most Unlikely Friend VIDEO .
Offbeat  (tags: elephant, abandoned, depressed, friendship, poaching, herd, animals, environment, dogs, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 315 days ago - happiest.net
Unlike most of the animals that are victims of poaching, baby Ellie was actually rejected by his herd.
TEST YOUR POACHING IQ
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, poaching, iq )

Barb
- 569 days ago - awf.org
How much do you know about the fight against poaching? Take our quiz and test your knowledge.
Poaching of Old Forest Elephant Matriarchs Threatens Rainforests
Offbeat  (tags: poaching, elephants, elephant matriarchs, animals, environment, humans, protection, wildlife, world )

Lone
- 710 days ago - eurekalert.org
The oldest females guide and teach their young where to go for food and minerals, what to eat, how to process tricky foods, and how to avoid danger. Without these mothers, forest elephant social lives and their understanding of their ecosystem
2,000 Burning Elephant Tusks Send Clear Message To Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: poaching )

Angie
- 733 days ago - thedodo.com
On Tuesday, Cameroon officials, wildlife activists and more gathered 2,000 elephant tusks and 1,753 other ivory products into a massive pile, then set it all on fire.
Prince William's Message to End Illegal Wildlife Trade
Offbeat  (tags: Prince William, illegal, wildlife, trade, ivory, elephants, rhinos, poaching )

Scooby
- 931 days ago - hellomagazine.com
Prince William has penned a powerful message supporting a cause close to his heart âEUR" the protection of endangered species and the need to combat the illegal wildlife trade. The future King wrote a lengthy article in The Financial Times, calling on
HISTORIC: The World Just Took One Huge Step Forward For Elephants
Offbeat  (tags: Elephants, rhinos, poaching, ivory, USA, china, ban )

Scooby
- 939 days ago - thedodo.com
In a move already being hailed as " historic," U.S. President Barack Obama and China's President Xi Jinping agreed to ban ivory sales in their respective countries on Friday.
Prince William Honours Kenyan Ranger for Anti-Poaching Efforts
Offbeat  (tags: Prince William, honours, award, poaching, tusk trust )

Scooby
- 994 days ago - hellomagazine.com
Following the death of Cecil the lion, Prince William is doing his part to prevent the unnecessary hunting of wildlife in Africa. The royal has presented Kenyan ranger Edward Ndiritu with an award for his efforts against poaching.
When Is It Hunting and When Is It Poaching?
Offbeat  (tags: WILDLIFE, ANIMALS, HUNTING, Poaching, Rights and Wrongs )


- 998 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Cecil the lion was a renowned figure in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park.Earlier this month, however, American dentist Walter Palmer paid roughly $50,000 (£32,000)
China Agrees to Phase Out Its Ivory Industry to Combat Elephant Poaching
Offbeat  (tags: China, good news, ivory, poaching, trade )

Scooby
- 1060 days ago - theguardian.com
China has committed to phasing out the domestic manufacture and sale of ivory products for the first time.
Bionegineered Rhino Horn Is Designed to Counter Poaching
Offbeat  (tags: GMO, rhino horn, keratin, poaching, poachers, 3d, printer )

Scooby
- 1087 days ago - wired.co.uk
When it comes to rhinos, pretty much all news is bad news. There's no end to the desire for rhino horn in certain regions of the world.
 

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