#Poaching

  • Article: China Just Seized 2,748 Elephant Tusks in Huge Underground Ivory Bust
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    China Just Seized 2,748 Elephant Tusks in Huge Underground Ivory Bust

    By Joe McCarthy|April 16, 2019

    The crackdown thwarted a transnational smuggling ring. Read more

  • Article: How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement
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    How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    Now, the model could be rolled out throughout the African continent. Read more

  • Article: Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win
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    Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    “This is a beacon of hope.” Read more

  • Article: China Lifts Ban on Rhino Horns and Tiger Bones Even as Species Near Extinction
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    China Lifts Ban on Rhino Horns and Tiger Bones Even as Species Near Extinction

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 31, 2018

    Rhino and tiger populations have plummeted over the past century. Read more

  • Article: Prince William Is Leading 30 World Banks to Crack Down on the Illegal Wildlife Trade
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    Prince William Is Leading 30 World Banks to Crack Down on the Illegal Wildlife Trade

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 16, 2018

    The UK is full on cracking down on the trafficking and poaching of animals. Read more

  • Article: 87 Elephants Slaughtered in Botswana in 'Largest' Poaching Incident in History
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    87 Elephants Slaughtered in Botswana in 'Largest' Poaching Incident in History

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 4, 2018

    The country disarmed its anti-poaching units in May. Read more

  • Article: 'Rogue' Fishing Crew in Iceland Accused of Poaching Massive Blue Whale
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    'Rogue' Fishing Crew in Iceland Accused of Poaching Massive Blue Whale

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2018

    The largest mammal on Earth is endangered. Read more

  • Article: UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants
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    UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2018

    “We must do all we can to protect them for future generations.” Read more