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Stop the Poaching of South African Rhinos - Force Change
World  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Poaching, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Humans, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 66 days ago - forcechange.com
If something is not done soon to curb the rampant poaching of the rhinoceros, then extinction is inevitable. Government complicity, poverty, and nefarious organized crime interests (mostly from Asian countries eg Vietnam) all fuel the poaching trade.
Make Rhino Poaching a Felony in Mozambique in Africa - Via Force Change
World  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhino, Humans, Poaching, Crime, Killing, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 66 days ago - forcechange.com
A large number of the poachers and dealers of rhino horns are based in Mozambique. Poachers cross the border with semi-automatic weapons, endangering not only this remarkable species, but dedicated game rangers as well but only receive minimum punishment.
Save Zimbabwe National Parks Ranger Maxwell Bowa From Being Hanged for Killing a Poacher.
World  (tags: death, ethics, poaching, help )

Jill
- 195 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Save Zimbabwe National Parks Ranger Maxwell Bowa from being hanged for killing a poacher.
Save the Tiger: Hear Its, Leave Me Alone Call & Reach India's Prime Minister Dr. Singh! - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!
World  (tags: tiger, poaching, India, slaughter, ethics, asia, crime )

Ena
- 257 days ago - change.org
Caught in the crossfire of forest destruction and poaching, the tiger is fast slipping towards extinction. The tiger's slide is being mirrored by a rising tide of climate-related problems facing every country in the world, particularly India.
Sumantra Tiger Habitat Destroyed By Illegal Deforestation
World  (tags: tiger population, worldwide, deforestation, poaching, humans, crimes )

Simone
- 1277 days ago - all-creatures.org
The tiger population continues to be threatened by the destruction and fragmentation of its natural habitat, decreasing prey populations, the poaching and trading of tigers and their body parts, as well as increased human - tiger interactions
(9/2010) Wild Tiger Populations In Trouble
World  (tags: tigers, smuggling, poaching, wild tigers, threatened, worldwide, conservation, survival )

Simone
- 1295 days ago - basilandspice.com
On September 15 in Ha Noi,Viet Nam, police uncovered a wildlife-bone trade network operated by a couple at their home. Nearly 900 kg (1,984 lbs) of animal bones from four different locations were confiscated.
Vietnam's Soft Conservation Policies Hard on Tigers
World  (tags: international, tigers, disappearing, big cats, trade, poaching, vietnam )

Simone
- 1300 days ago - thanhniennews.com
Indochinese tiger once prowled Vietnam's forests in large numbers. Today, they are being pushed to the edge of extinction in a country that is now considered a transit hub for Big Cat products.
Destroy Ivory to Curb Poaching, PM Urges Tanzania
World  (tags: prime minister, tanzania, african elephants, poaching, burn ivory stockpiles, elephant protection )

Simone
- 1439 days ago - nation.co.ke
Kenya Prime Minister Raila Odinga has urged neighbouring Tanzania to destroy its stockpiled ivory amounting to 90 tonnes to curb poaching. "I don't want to dictate to Tanzania to burn its ivory stockpiles but Kenya had burned its ivory stockpiles
New Pentagon Effort Targets Illicit Wildlife Trade
World  (tags: US soldiers, endangered animals, awareness, wildlife trade, wildlife smuggling, poaching )

Simone
- 1490 days ago - nytimes.com
U.S. troops heading to Iraq and Afghanistan will soon be trained to confront a new enemy, the trade in products made from endangered animals.
Lions of Gir, India's Most Endangered Big Cat: Report- VIDEO
World  (tags: india, big cats, disappearing, reports, asiatic lions, Gir forests, conflicts, poaching, humans )

Simone
- 1495 days ago - ibnlive.in.com
A latest census report by the government of Gujarat has reported that in the last two years over 70 lions have died in Sasangir, the only forest in India which is home to the Asiatic Lion. Less than 300 at last count, the lions of Gir are India's
11 Tigers Found Dead in Last Two Months, Stricter Laws for Poaching on Anvil
World  (tags: worldwide, india tigers, disappearing, killed, conflicts, stricter laws, poaching, protection )

Simone
- 1498 days ago - earthtimes.org
Alarm bells are ringing over the future of tigers in India. The government admitted in Parliament that at least 11 tigers have died across the country in the last two months due to various reasons including poaching and poisoning. In reply to a
Wildlife: Illegal $20 Bn Wildlife Trade, the World's Third Largest Illicit Business
World  (tags: wildife, trafficking, smuggling, poaching, illicit business, greed, cruelty, humans, wildlife trade )

Simone
- 1520 days ago - ionglobaltrends.blogspot.com
With an estimated value of up to 20 billion dollars a year, the booming illegal trade in wildlife, which is vital to the whole system of life including human life, is reported to be the world's third largest illicit business after arms and drugs.
World Wildlife Fund Once Again Stood Up for the Tigers
World  (tags: wwf, tragedy, humans, china, wild tigers, extinction, poaching, disappearing )

Simone
- 1548 days ago - translate.google.com.au
WWF Again warned the world that the wild tiger on the verge of extinction in China due to poaching and habitat destruction.
Police Chasing Traders of Endangered Species
World  (tags: world, Jakarta, poaching, sun bears, tiger pelt, police, traders, Endangered Species, animals, wildlife, endangered, protection, extinction, politics, government )

Tom
- 1869 days ago - old.thejakartapost.com
The National Police have deployed their rapid reaction brigade (SPORC) to hunt down members of syndicates involved in the trade and collection of endangered species in the country, following the arrests in Jakarta last week of five such traders.
   

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