Archives for 2017

Ivory Seizure Exposes Japan’s Lax Ivory Trade Controls

05 July 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Tokyo, Japan — Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department announced on 20th June the seizure of 18 ivory tusks believed to [Continue Reading…]

Cambodia’s Ministries Meet to Address Wildlife Trafficking

04 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Phnom Penh, Cambodia (23 June 2017) –A first-ever milestone event brought together Cambodian officials and others today to [Continue Reading…]

Over 150 Asian Giant Softshell Turtles Return to the Wild

03 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Kratie, Cambodia – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society), in collaboration with Cambodia’s Fisheries Administration (FiA) [Continue Reading…]

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog

02 July 2017 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

Sacramento — The California Fish and Game Commission voted today to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a [Continue Reading…]

One Special Tiger: The Story of Zolushka

12 June 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(New York City, June 12, 2017) – The story of Zolushka—“Cinderella” in the Russian language—captured hearts across the world [Continue Reading…]

Forensic Scientists Fight Wildlife Crime

10 June 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Edinburgh, UK, 8th June 2017Representatives from more than 30 countries this week attended the Society for [Continue Reading…]

Our Oceans, Our Future

09 June 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

THE UNITED NATIONS – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) released a statement applauding the Call for Action adopted by [Continue Reading…]

WCS Launches World Oceans Day Challenge

08 June 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK (June 8, 2017)For World Oceans Day – celebrated today across the globe –  WCS launches the 30-Day Plastics [Continue Reading…]

World Environment Day and Nature

05 June 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

World Environment Day, 5th Junethis year’s UN World Environment Day is themed ‘Connecting people to nature’, [Continue Reading…]

Threats to Turtles Featured on World Turtle Day

23 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — World Turtle Day: a recent conviction in Malaysia has highlighted the threat to freshwater turtles [Continue Reading…]

Illegal Wildlife Products and Responsible Travel

23 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Chiang Mai, Thailand – TRAFFIC, WWF and Qyer co-hosted a workshop on the theme of “Rejecting Illegal Wildlife Products [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Tiger Data Breakthrough Provided by Camera Trap

23 May 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Bangalore, India (05/18/17) – Spatial capture-recapture model analysis is often used to estimate tiger abundance. A new [Continue Reading…]


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