Archives for May 2017

Celebrating World Migratory Bird Day

10 May 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Bonn, 10 May 2017 – Migratory birds face an increasing number of threats while traveling huge distances. Their intercontinental [Continue Reading…]

New IUCN Programme to Help Carnivores Across Africa

09 May 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Protecting lions, cheetahs and other iconic African species by helping local communities coexist with these predators [Continue Reading…]

IUCN World Heritage Report Stresses Protecting the Arctic

08 May 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Monaco, 4 April 2017 (IUCN) – The Arctic Ocean urgently needs protection as melting sea ice is opening up previously [Continue Reading…]

Stronger Protection Needed for World’s Most Trafficked Mammals

08 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Washington, DC – Today, Malaysian officials reported they had seized over 700 kilograms of pangolin scales, worth more [Continue Reading…]

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation Helps to Save Rhinos

07 May 2017 | Save the Rhino International News Release

The safety of threatened rhinos has been given a huge boost with grants from the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation.[Continue Reading…]

Migration Atlas Created to Reduce Harm to Wildlife

06 May 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Vilm, Germany – Experts have for the first time mapped the distribution and movement corridors of migratory [Continue Reading…]

Amur Tiger Released Back to Russia Wilderness

02 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

On April 29, 2017 a young, female Amur tiger named Filippa, was released into the Russian wilderness after almost two years [Continue Reading…]

BOS to Release Six More Orangutans to Wild

01 May 2017 | Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation News Release

Samboja, East Kalimantan, April 25, 2017. In cooperation with PT. RHOI and the East Kalimantan BKSDA, BOS Foundation’s [Continue Reading…]

CITES Strategy on Illegal Trade in Tortoises and Turtles

01 May 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva / Singapore – Over 50 representatives from 15 countries across [Continue Reading…]

Illegal Wildlife Trade Prevention Training in Morocco

01 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

A specialized training of enforcement authorities in the prevention of wildlife trafficking is being carried out from April [Continue Reading…]

“Born in China” Helps to Protect Pandas and Snow Leopards

01 May 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

BURBANK, Calif. (May 1, 2017) – Thanks to opening-week moviegoers, Disneynature and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) are [Continue Reading…]

Supreme Court Protects Polar Bear Habitat

01 May 2017 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court today refused to hear a challenge to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s designation of [Continue Reading…]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them.