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Rarest primate on verge of extinction

Archived, 5 days ago From Times of India 

New Delhi, INDIA - Do you know the name of world's rarest primate? It's Hainan gibbon -- a species found only in a tiny corner of an island in the South China Sea.

However, its long-term survival is in jeopardy, with only 23 to 25 of the animals believed ...

Elk numbers climb in Montana's Region 6

Archived, 5 days ago From Billings Gazette 

Billings, MONTANA - Elk are thriving in northeastern and north-central Montana, according to recent Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks aerial surveys, particularly in the Bears Paw Mountains.

More than 830 elk were counted in the two hunting districts that ...

9 poachers nabbed in Umred-Karhandla

Archived, 6 days ago From Times of India 

New Delhi, INDIA - In a timely action, Umred-Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary officials nabbed nine hardened wildlife poachers inside the sanctuary who were on hunt for wild animals on Thursday night.

The poachers have been identified as Shankar Tambekar, Ra ...

Mayor spends morning blindfolded for charity

Archived, 6 days ago From The News 

Portsmouth, U K - It was a sight to see for many Ė but not for the mayor of Fareham.

Councillor Susan Bayford volunteered to be blindfolded and led around Fareham town centre by a guide dog.

She was led from the Civic Offices in Civic Way ...

Romsey estate agent's raise hundreds of pounds for Guide Dogs UK

Archived, 6 days ago From The Daily Echo 

Southampton, U K - A charity for the blind has benefitted from a Romsey estate agentís cash donation.

Jonathan Reesís 2013 charity was Guide Dogs UK and the estate agentís senior lettings negotiator Nick Harris has just handed £250 to the charity. He pre ...

Storrington hen supporter gets on his bike for charity

Archived, 6 days ago From Sussex County Times 

Horsham, U K - A Storrington resident has taken part in a fundraising challenge as well as writing a murder mystery novel to raise funds for the British Hen Welfare Trust (BHWT).

Martin Standen, his wife Debbie, their son and four rescue hens live in ...

Gorilla Trades Inc. Donates $25,000 to the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International

Archived, 6 days ago From PR Newswire 

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - In honor of its 15th anniversary, Gorilla Trades Inc. (GTI) www.gorillatrades.com has announced a $25,000 donation to the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International www.gorillafund.org. The contribution distinguishes GT as an official corporate partner s ...

Japanese whalers plan new Antarctic hunt

Archived, 6 days ago From Sydney Morning Herald 

Sydney, AUSTRALIA - Japan's whalers expect to return to the Antarctic, despite losing an International Court of Justice case brought against them by Australia banning their current hunt.

Tokyo's Institute of Cetacean Research wants to go back to the South ...

KWS Suspends Six Top Officers Over Poaching

Archived, 7 days ago From All Africa 

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - The Kenya Wildlife Service has suspended six senior officers suspected of mismanagement and poaching. Sources at KWS said the five are just the first casualties and more changes are coming. "They will be investigated for their lack of contribution to ...

Demand for shark fin declines

Archived, 7 days ago From Wildlife Extra News 

Hereford, U K - The number of shark fin products imported into Hong Kong last year dropped by over a third.

Government data analysed by WWF showed a decline by 34.7 percent, and statistics also showed that there was also a significant decline in the ...

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Arctic sea ice falls to fifth lowest level on record

Action: Climate Change

Arctic sea ice remained on its death spiral on Wednesday, with the amount of winter ice cover falling to its fifth lowest on ...

Okapi-killing warlord shot dead in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Action: Wildlife Conservation

The head of an informal militia and poaching group, Paul Sadala a.k.a. "Morgan," was killed on Monday after surrendering hims ...

Legal logging concessions drive illegal logging in Peru, threatening forests and indigenous people

Action: Stop Deforestation

Nearly 70 percent of "officially inspected" logging concessions in Peru have had their permits canceled or are under investig ...

Protect the Hudson River From Disastrous Oil Spills

Action: Stop Pollution

Crude-oil transport in the Northeast has been surging for the past two years, and much of it is by rail. Indeed, nearly one-q ...

Philippine Airline Busted Shipping 6 Tons Of Illegal Shark Fins

Action: Save Our Oceans

A 6.8-ton shipment of shark fins was discovered en route from the Middle East to Hong Kong, causing shark advocates to demand ...

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