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Hollywood celeb in Kenya to fight poaching - Jacaranda FM
Hollywood celeb in Kenya to fight poaching - Jacaranda FMJacaranda FM
Hollywood celeb in Kenya to fight poachingJacaranda FMHollywood actress turned activist Hayden Panettiere visited Kenya over the weekend to boost awareness against ivory poaching. Hayden Panettiere in Kenya saving elephants Twitter. According to the organisation, Wildlife Direct, one elephant is poached ......
08 May 2017 Hits: 22
Zambia stuck with $100m ivory …. wants CITES trade ban lifted - Southern Times Africa
Zambia stuck with $100m ivory …. wants CITES trade ban lifted - Southern Times AfricaSouthern Times Africa
Zambia stuck with $100m ivory …. wants CITES trade ban liftedSouthern Times AfricaLusaka -The worldwide ban on the trade of both legal and illegally acquired ivory has left Zambia stuck with more than 52 tonnes of both legal and illegal ivory ...and more »...
08 May 2017 Hits: 17
Kenya Wildlife Service hold 18 suspects in anti-poaching operation - Coastweek
Kenya Wildlife Service hold 18 suspects in anti-poaching operationCoastweek"Kenya is implementing an ivory trade action plan to reduce poaching and ivory trafficking," said Wakhungu. The objective of the action plan is to enhance cooperation among states and non state agencies, bilateral partners and communities to ensure ......
08 May 2017 Hits: 19
The Last Animals, Photojournalist Kate Brooks's Poaching Documentary, Is a Quietly Stunning Call-to-Arms - Jezebel
The Last Animals, Photojournalist Kate Brooks's Poaching Documentary, Is a Quietly Stunning Call-to-Arms - JezebelJezebel
The Last Animals, Photojournalist Kate Brooks's Poaching Documentary, Is a Quietly Stunning Call-to-ArmsJezebelThe Last Animals is an ambitious, agonizing documentary that weaves the plight of the dwindling Northern Whites into the illegal ivory and rhino horn trade and its connection to international trafficking organizations and armed...
06 May 2017 Hits: 19
Utah technology aiding anti-poaching efforts in South Africa | KSL.com - KSL.com
Utah technology aiding anti-poaching efforts in South Africa | KSL.com - KSL.comKSL.com
Utah technology aiding anti-poaching efforts in South Africa | KSL.comKSL.comA Davis County company is using its technology in the fight against illegal poaching of threatened and endangered species. Ogden-based International ...and more »...
01 May 2017 Hits: 19
Connecticut: Ivory Ban Legislation Referred to House Committee - NRA ILA
Connecticut: Ivory Ban Legislation Referred to House CommitteeNRA ILAThe primary advocates of this legislation would have you believe that this is a sound approach for stopping ivory poaching and trafficking; however, this is a misguided proposal that targets firearms collectors, sportsmen and other antique ivory owners ......
22 April 2017 Hits: 20
'E' is for elephant, not extinction - Chester County Press
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'E' is for elephant, not extinctionChester County PressElephant herds continue to disappear. It is estimated that 96 elephants are being killed for their ivory every day. The face of poaching has changed over the decades. There has always been conflict between farmers and elephants. Farmers may have killed ......
20 April 2017 Hits: 49
730,000 elephants 'missing from Africa's protected areas' | Daily Mail ... - Daily Mail
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730,000 elephants 'missing from Africa's protected areas' | Daily Mail ...Daily MailConservationists in South Africa have blamed 'pervasive poaching' for the dramatic reduction in numbers across 73 designated areas spanning 21 African ...MINA Breaking News - Mystery over 730,000 missing ElephantsMINAall 3 news articles »...
20 April 2017 Hits: 48
Hong Kong's ivory traders should back the total ban, as they have enough time to adapt - South China Morning Post
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Hong Kong's ivory traders should back the total ban, as they have enough time to adaptSouth China Morning PostI met with ivory traders and environmental activists, listening to both sides of the ban argument. The traders are keen to inform the public that not every piece of ivory represents the poaching of elephants, and...
18 April 2017 Hits: 47
Minister's wildlife plans a jumbo worry - Business Day (registration)
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Minister's wildlife plans a jumbo worryBusiness Day (registration)SANParks and other conservationists have strong antipoaching measures in place, but the staggering decimation of elephant herds in Mozambique and Tanzania has left many concerned that elephant poaching in SA will increase. From zero ivory poaching ......
18 April 2017 Hits: 47