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Animal Society helps rescue 1000 animals from Mass. farm

Archived, 13 days ago From abcnews4.com 

Mount Pleasant, SOUTH CAROLINA - In a nearly month-long animal cruelty investigation in Westport, Massachusetts, more than 1,000 animals were rescued from a farm there.

Officials say all of the animals have been removed from the farm and taken to safe places. Two peop ...

African countries square up for battle over future of ivory trade ban

Archived, 13 days ago From enca.com 

Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - Three countries in southern Africa have banded together to press for the ban on the international trade in ivory to be lifted. South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe have submitted a joint proposal to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered S ...

Borneo conservationists and top oil palm firm work to help orangutans

Archived, 14 days ago From news.mongabay.com 

Menlo Park, CALIFORNIA - The oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) is quite an appealing crop to growers, investors and consumers. It produces not just one but two types of oil, with a vast number of uses ranging from cooking to biofuels. In the right setting, it is by far the most e ...

The EU is right to oppose a global ivory ban

Archived, 14 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - Anyone paying even cursory attention to wildlife stories in recent years would have heard all about Africa’s elephant poaching crisis. And with good reason. An estimated 30,000 animals are being killed for their ivory every year, a shockingly high fi ...

PETA urges SeaWorld to allow last orca mother to give birth in seaside sanctuary

Archived, 14 days ago From ecowatch.com 

Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA - Meet Takara, a 25-year-old pregnant orca living in SeaWorld San Antonio in Texas. Takara's newborn, expected to arrive in Spring 2017, will be the last remaining orca to live its life in SeaWorld's tanks after the ocean park announced in March it wou ...

Making a mass anti-extinction movement

Archived, 14 days ago From psmag.com 

Santa Barbara, CALIFORNIA - Extinction is like gathering all the copies of a great book, burning them in some huge bonfire, and then shooting the author to boot. It’s the irretrievable loss of information — genetic information — that the forces of wild n ...

One of the world's rarest cats was just spotted for the first time in a decade

Archived, 14 days ago From sciencealert.com 

Manuka, AUSTRALIA - For the first time, researchers in the United Arab Emirates have managed to snap photos of three different Arabian sand cats (Felis margarita harrisoni) in the wild - a subspecies of sand cat that's so elusive, scientists barely know anything about i ...

High ivory demand in China major cause of elephants poaching in Africa

Archived, 15 days ago From newsghana.com.gh 

Accra, GHANA - In an interview with News Ghana from Arusha in Tanzania, Brown expressed growing concern about poaching of elephants on the continent.

In 1982, scientists estimated that there were some 1.2 million elephants found all over in Africa bu ...

U.S.-Canada bald eagle program hailed a success as population thrives

Archived, 15 days ago From cbc.ca 

Toronto, CANADA - Any Americans tempted by the website Cape Breton if Donald Trump Wins will be heartened to learn the Nova Scotia island has a long history of restoring symbols of American pride.

Cape Breton has quietly helped revive the bald eagle, wh ...

Two businessmen arrested for ivory trafficking

Archived, 15 days ago From news.mongabay.com 

Menlop Park, CALIFORNIA - In an operation led by the Lusaka Agreement Task Force (LATF) between July 28 and August 2, wildlife enforcement teams arrested two businessmen in the Republic of Congo believed to be involved in trafficking at least 1.5 metric tons of elephant tusks ...

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