Painting to Save Tigers

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Art is an important communication tool to help promote the plight of endangered tigers and other endangered species. Contemporary artist Ricco DiStefano has painted Almos, a Siberian Tiger, to raise money to help save endangered tigers.

Contemporary Artist Ricco DiStefano has created a tiger painting for Global Tiger Day, which will also be turned into limited prints, to help raise funds to save endangered tigers. [Continue Reading...]

Interview with Sharon Guynup

Sumatran tiger – photo by Craig Kasnoff

Sumatran tiger – photo by Craig Kasnoff


An Endangered Species Day Interview on Saving Tigers in the Wild:

Sharon Guynup has written on topics ranging from climate change, fracking, the discovery of the SARS virus in bats, the physics of melting glaciers, mercury’s impact on wildlife and humans, the safety of nanotechnology, and the state of the oceans, to the genetic sequencing of the TB virus, toxic chemicals in household products, conservation tigers, jaguars, Asian turtles, sharks, pronghorns, and others–and has chronicled eco- and adventure travel.[Continue Reading...]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 3)

jean_christophe_portrait_small1Jean-Christophe Vié photo by Michel Gunther

This is Part 3 of the interview with Jean-Christophe Vié on Saving Threatened Species from Extinction. Jean-Christophe Vié is the Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species. Vié joined the IUCN Global Species Programme in 2001 as its Deputy Director. He oversees many diverse aspects of the Programme, including regional and global [Continue Reading...]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 2)

jean_christophe_small_cameraJean-Christophe Vié photo by Michel Gunther

This is Part 2 of an interview with Jean-Christophe Vié on Saving Threatened Species from Extinction. Jean-Christophe Vié is the Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species. Vié joined the IUCN Global Species Programme in 2001 as its Deputy Director. He oversees many diverse aspects of the Programme, including regional and global biodiversity assessments and the Red List of Threatened Species, the assessment of climate change impact on biodiversity.[Continue Reading...]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 1)

jean_christophe_lemurJean-Christophe Vié and friend…photo by JC Vié.

Jean-Christophe Vié is Deputy Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species.

Vié joined the IUCN Global Species Programme in 2001 as its Deputy Director. He oversees many diverse aspects of the Programme, including regional and global biodiversity assessments and the Red List of Threatened Species, the assessment of climate change impact on biodiversity.

This is Part 1, of a three-part interview with Jean-Christophe Vié, on Saving Species from Extinction.[Continue Reading...]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species

and the Efforts to Save Them.