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Sea Shepherd Is Hunting the Last of the Worlds Most Notorious Poaching Vessels
World  (tags: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Protectors, Patagonian toothfish, poaching, corruption, crime )

Linda
- 198 days ago - takepart.com
Sea Shepherds hunting of poaching vessels in the remote Southern Ocean is not as well known as its efforts to stop Japanese whale hunters, but for one species it is a lifesaver.
Poaching: New Report Puts Tanzania on List of Shame in Africa - Thecitizen.Co.Tz
World  (tags: Africa, Elephants, Poaching, Ivory Trade, Report, Government corruption, Militias, Crime )

Victoria
- 824 days ago - thecitizen.co.tz
A new report has listed Tanzania among seven "corrupt governments" in Africa that support elephant poaching. Organised crime, government corruption and militias are all linked to elephant poaching and the illegal ivory trade operating across borders.
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
- 930 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
- 930 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
- 1059 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
- 1121 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
- 2141 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
- 2159 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
- 2164 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
- 2303 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
- 2354 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
- 2359 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
- 2362 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
- 2384 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
- 2412 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.
 

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