World Environment Community Health Animals Celebrity Submit A Site Find A Charity

Animals News

More soldiers to tackle poachers

Archived, 3 days ago From newera.com.na 

Windhoek, NAMIBIA - Although Cabinet has given the green light to the countryís security forces to be involved in the fight against poaching and other crimes threatening wildlife, the number of armed forces still needs to be intensified.

The escalating po ...

Expedition in the Congo rediscovers lost primate

Archived, 3 days ago From news.mongabay.com 

Menlo Park, CALIFORNIA - The last time there was a sighting of Bouvier's red colobus disco was all the rage, the Internet was non-existent, and Madonna still referred solely to the mother of God. But then the African monkey vanished and conservationists feared it had gone ex ...

IWC opposes Japan's whaling programme

Archived, 3 days ago From radionz.co.nz 

Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - The International Whaling Commission's panel of experts opposes Japan's proposal for its scientific research whaling programme which it says does not demonstrate a need for killing whales.

It has asked Tokyo for more information to jus ...

Conservatives pledge total ban on ivory sales

Archived, 3 days ago From wildlifenews.co.uk 

London, U K - The Conservatives have pledged to work towards a total ban on ivory sales in their latest manifesto. In their manifesto launched today on page 55 they stated:

"We will promote effective worldwide measures for tuna conservation, press f ...

Wildlife groups petition Hong Kong to crack down on illegal ivory trade

Archived, 3 days ago From bignewsnetwork.com 

Sydney, AUSTRALIA - Wildlife protection groups on Monday petitioned the Hong Kong government to stop the illegal ivory trade that continues despite a ban on poached ivory, stating current laws "aid and abet" a business that links poached ivory to factories in China.

Roaring Fork man faces 18 charges in January mule deer poaching

Archived, 3 days ago From vaildaily.com 

Avon, COLORADO - If the average male mule deer weighs around 200 pounds, and John Aaron Golman is convicted on all 18 criminal charges stemming from allegedly poaching four mule deer, he could face fines up to $442,250.

Thatís $552.81 per pound, and he ...

International Whaling Commission panel opposes Japanese proposal

Archived, 4 days ago From dailymail.co.uk 

London, U K - The International Whaling Commission's (IWC) panel of experts on Monday said it opposed Japan's proposal for its scientific research whaling programme, saying it did not demonstrate a need for killing whales.

The International Court of ...

Ethiopia ups war against foreign wildlife traffickers

Archived, 4 days ago From turkishweekly.net 

Ankara, TURKEY - Ethiopia has long been a favorite destination for foreign wildlife traffickers who buy endangered animals and ivory from local poachers, enjoying a loophole in the Ethiopian law.

"Between 2011 and 2014, nearly 560 foreign wildlife traf ...

Artists from S. Africa, China act to save rhinos

Archived, 4 days ago From turkishweekly.net 

Ankara, TURKEY - Artists from South Africa and China on Monday united for the rhino cause in the halls of the historic Old Land Bank building in Cape Town.

World-famous Chinese pianist and composer Tian Jiang collaborated with lead singer of local musi ...

5 alleged rhino poachers in Limpopo court

Archived, 4 days ago From news24.com 

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - Five alleged rhino poachers have appeared in the Phalaborwa Magistrateís Court, Limpopo police said on Tuesday.

The five, who were arrested in two incidents in the Gravelotte area over the weekend, had their cases postponed to April 20 ...

More Animals News:    1   2   3  4   5   6   7   8   9   10    Next >>

<< Return To All News

Action Center

Obama: Reject KXL once and for all

Action: Climate Change

President Obama has pledged to veto the Keystone XL bill being pushed through Congress by climate-denying conservatives. But ...

Protect California's deserts with new national monuments

Action: Wildlife Conservation

Thanks to years of work by California Senator Dianne Feinstein, two national monuments to forever protect the state's unparal ...

Deforestation continues in Jammu and Kashmir despite floods

Action: Stop Deforestation

There was a crucial lesson in the floods that ravaged Jammu and Kashmir in 2014. But that lesson is lost, it seems. Even afte ...

Save your bees, please

Action: Stop Pollution

Neonicotinoids, or "neonics," are fast becoming the most popular and widely used class of pesticides in the world such that u ...

Stop new oil and gas drilling off America's shores!

Action: Save Our Oceans

Five years after the Deepwater Horizon caused the biggest oil spill in U.S. history in the Gulf of Mexico, the Obama Administ ...

View All Actions >>







Follow Us


Find A Charity

Action Center




Twitter Support



Add A Site




Privacy Policy






Terms of Service

Copyright © The Charity Vault All rights reserved.