http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/everything/rss.xml/125/33 en Rescued penguin data reveal climate change effects http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/rescued-penguin-data-reveal-climate-change-effects <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/conservation/francois-louw">Francois Louw</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mar 10 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(16)31536-6" target="_blank"><img alt="Photo: ©SANCCOB" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_10_17_penguin.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Photo: ©SANCCOB" />New research</a> indicates that juvenile African penguins are continuously foraging in areas of low food availability due to climate change and overfishing.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/rescued-penguin-data-reveal-climate-change-effects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Penguins climate change cute global warming penguin South Africa weather Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:30:01 +0000 Francois Louw 110733 at http://www.ifaw.org Protecting the Ross Sea http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/protecting-ross-sea <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/conservation/rebecca-keeble">Rebecca Keeble </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 15 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="A curious minke whale spy hopping in the waters off Antarctica." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_15_16_rosssea.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A curious minke whale spy hopping in the waters off Antarctica." />IFAW has been a proud member of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance which has worked tirelessly to secure protection for the 1,550,000 square kilometers of marine environment, but we couldn&rsquo;t have done it without your ongoing support! Below is a guest blog from the Antarctic Ocean Alliance team.</em> <em>--RK</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/protecting-ross-sea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Penguins Whales arctic climate change cold marine ocean penguin sanctuary whales Thu, 15 Dec 2016 15:44:35 +0000 Rebecca Keeble 110009 at http://www.ifaw.org From CITES to CBD: Youth Forum delegates shine http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/cites-cbd-youth-forum-delegates-shine <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Dec 8 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="/node/109060" target="_blank"><img alt="Josephine Crouch and Cécile Tang with IFAW Director of Education and Social Change Nancy Barr" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_08_16_cbdside1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Josephine Crouch and Cécile Tang with the author." />Delegates from the Youth Forum for People and Wildlife</a> , held just before the CITES conference of the parties a few months ago, are now making their presence at Cancun&#39;s United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity CoP13.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/cites-cbd-youth-forum-delegates-shine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Penguins Polar Bears Rhinos Tigers Turtles Whales biology change climate conference ecology ecosystem speices student youth forum Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:37:44 +0000 Nancy Barr 109945 at http://www.ifaw.org Abandoned penguin chicks admitted to SANCCOB http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/abandoned-penguin-chicks-admitted-sanccob <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/conservation/francois-louw">Francois Louw</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Nov 30 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157677132065316" title="Penguin Chicks"><img alt="Penguin Chicks" height="343" src="https://c6.staticflickr.com/6/5665/31323082765_7ea06e92f9_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/abandoned-penguin-chicks-admitted-sanccob" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Penguins bird Cape Town chick cute fluffy penguin South Africa swimming Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:26:56 +0000 Francois Louw 109868 at http://www.ifaw.org International gathering of penguin minds reinforces need for SANCCOB work http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/international-gathering-penguin-minds-reinforces-need-sanccob-work <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/animal-rescue/valeria-ruoppolo">Valeria Ruoppolo </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Oct 5 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author and colleague Sergio Heredia at the 9th International Penguin Congress." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/10_05_16_penguin_congress.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 513px;" />With more than half the world&rsquo;s penguin species listed as Threatened under IUCN criteria, the 9<sup>th</sup> International Penguin Congress was a timely opportunity for researchers, reserve managers, conservationists and zoo professionals to come together to share their latest research findings and management efforts, and to review penguin conservation programs from </p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/international-gathering-penguin-minds-reinforces-need-sanccob-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Penguins bird chick cute flightless fuzzy penguin South Africa swim waterfowl Tue, 04 Oct 2016 19:56:12 +0000 Valeria Ruoppolo 109305 at http://www.ifaw.org First of rescued African penguin eggs have hatched http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/first-rescued-african-penguin-eggs-have-hatched <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/dogs-cats/christina-pretorius">Christina Pretorius</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mar 21 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157665514150910" title="SANCCOB_chicks"><img alt="SANCCOB_chicks" height="343" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1695/25588300280_8d75069110_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <div> <p><em>This update is sent courtesy of Francois Louw, the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) Development and Marketing Officer.--CP</em></p> </div></div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2WWVgVhsVWw?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/first-rescued-african-penguin-eggs-have-hatched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Penguins Africa baby cute endangered fuzzy hand feed hatch penguin Slideshow Fri, 18 Mar 2016 19:39:44 +0000 Christina Pretorius 107038 at http://www.ifaw.org