Archives for July 2017

US Elephant Ivory Market Monitoring Baseline Set

26 July 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Washington DC, USA, 26th July 2017—A new trade study led by TRAFFIC, with support from World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the [Continue Reading…]

Record Year for Rare Black-winged Stilts

20 July 2017 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release

Usually found in Southern Europe, a record 13 black-winged stilts have fledged in the UK from nests across Kent, Cambridgeshire [Continue Reading…]

A Small Hope for Tigers in Russia

19 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

VLADIVOSTOK (July 17, 2017) A photograph just released by PROO Tiger Center provides further evidence that tigers are [Continue Reading…]

Hunting Pangolins Increases Dramatically Across Central Africa

18 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Hunting of pangolins, the world’s most illegally traded mammal, increased by a staggering 150 percent in [Continue Reading…]

African and Asia-Pacific Countries to Strengthen Wildlife Laws

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

Geneva – Senior representatives from 22 countries spanning Africa and Asia-Pacific [Continue Reading…]

Viet Nam Provides Rhino Horn for DNA Testing

16 July 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 12th July 2017 — Following a record number of rhino horn seizures in Viet Nam in the first half of 2017, national [Continue Reading…]

EU Contribution to Support Trees and Elephants

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

Brussels/Genev: The Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in [Continue Reading…]

Endangered White-winged Duck Discovered in Cambodia

10 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Kulen, Preah Vihear – For the first time in five years, a nest of the Endangered white-winged duck has been discovered in the [Continue Reading…]

Hong Kong Seizes 7.2 Tonnes of Elephant Ivory

06 July 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare Release

(Cape Town, South Africa) Hong Kong has made the biggest ivory bust in more than 30 years, seizing 7.2 tonnes of ivory tusks [Continue Reading…]

New Wolf Pack Confirmed in California

06 July 2017 | Defenders of Wildlife News Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 6, 2017) – Late yesterday the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) confirmed a new [Continue Reading…]

New Toad Species Discovered – and Already Threatened

06 July 2017 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

RENO, Nev.— Researchers at the University of Nevada, Reno and Paul Smith‘s College published a paper today in the journal [Continue Reading…]

Indonesian Breeding Plan Facilitates Wildlife Laundering

05 July 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Jakarta, Indonesia, 3rd July 2017—A new study has questioned the validity of Indonesia’s  plan that allowed breeders to [Continue Reading…]


Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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