The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) announced today that a group of the world’s leading coffee companies has committed to addressing deforestation from illegal coffee production inside Indonesia’s Bukit Barisan Selatan (BBS) National Park – a key protected area for Sumatran tigers, rhinos, [Read more…]
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According to TRAFFIC, the world’s leading authority on wildlife trafficking, 12 wildlife sniffer dogs and their handlers began training early this week at the National Training Centre for Dogs (NTCD) in Tekanpur Gwalior as part of an ongoing effort to stop wildlife trafficking.
For those not familiar with Tekanpur Gwalior, it is a small town [Read more…]
“Up to half of plant and animal species in the world’s most naturally rich areas, such as the Amazon and the Galapagos, could face local extinction by the turn of the century due to climate change if carbon emissions continue to rise unchecked” according to a new report issued by the University of East Anglia, the James Cook University, and WWF [Read more…]