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Indonesia's Aceh Sees Harshest Penalty Yet For A Wildlife Crime

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INDONESIA - A court in Indonesia's Aceh province has sentenced two men to four years behind bars for attempting to sell a tiger skin, in the toughest ever penalty handed down for a wildlife crime there. ...

Audio: Racing To Save The World's Amazing Frogs With Jonathan Kolby

Archived, 55 days ago From  

On this episode, we discuss the global outbreak of the chytrid fungus, which might have already driven as many as 200 species of frogs to extinction, but there have been some hopeful recent developments. ...

Can Social Media Save Great Apes?

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An orphaned baby chimpanzee rests his head on his rescuer?s arm as he takes in the scenery during a special flight destined for a sanctuary in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The pilot, Anthony Caere, cradles Mussa and gives him a soft kiss on the ...

5 Bird Species Lose Protections, More At Risk In New Indonesia decree

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INDONESIA - A new decree from Indonesian authorities drops five bird species from a newly expanded list of protected wildlife, and potentially sets the stage for more to follow by widening the scope under which protected status can be rescinded. ...

Fate Of The Amazon Is On The Ballot In Brazil's Presidential Election

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BRAZIL - It was almost too good to be true. In the late 20th and early 21st century, Brazil?s Amazon forest was disappearing at a rapid rate (27,772 square kilometers or 10,723 square miles per year in 2004), making the country the worldwide leader in defores ...

Wildlife Official Resigns Amid Outrage At Baboon Killings

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A top Idaho wildlife official has resigned amid outrage over a photo of him posing with a baboon family he killed during a hunting trip in Namibia, Africa, ending days of turmoil for a state where big game hunting is popular but critics said the phot ...

Conflict Mitigation Awareness Campaign In Chhattisgarh

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On October 2, 2018, a day that marks the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and the commencement of National Wildlife Week, Sanctuary's Mud on Boots Project Leader Sajal Madhu organised a mammoth event on human-elephant conflict mitigation at Lakhpa ...

One Two Punch Of Habitat Loss, Capture Hammers Southeast Asian Birds

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INDONESIA - Conservationists have underestimated the combined impact of deforestation and capture when assessing the threat to Southeast Asia?s bird populations a one-two punch that a new report warns could lead to the extinction of dozens of species by the end ...

Humanity Is 'Cutting Down The Tree Of Life', Warn Scientists

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More than 300 mammal species have been eradicated by human activities, say researchers. ...

Lion Deaths: Government Begins Vaccination Of Dogs In 20 Gir Villages And 33 'Rescued' Lions

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INDIA - After the presence of CDV was confirmed in samples of four of the dead lions, the forest and animal husbandry departments had begun vaccinating cattle in villages surrounding the Gir forest. ...

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