Elke dag zou World Wildlife Day moeten zijn

March 3, 2014
Elke dag zou World Wildlife Day moeten zijn

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We moeten wildlife beschermen, het koesteren en in stand houden. Elke dag.

Laat deze dag, World Wildlife Day, ons hieraan herinneren.

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Oil company wastes no time in using Hunt's new rules to side step public opposition

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March 3, 2014
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Bight Petroleum, a Canadian company with plans to undertake oil and gas exploration in a critical whale habitat off Kangaroo Island, SA moved quickly to withdraw its highly contested EPBC application for the project only days before a Ministerial decision was due.

 

As of today proposals of this kind no longer require Ministerial approval and are not subject to public scrutiny and comment. 

 

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Australia
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Belgium to crush ivory in response to global elephant crisis

March 3, 2014

This morning the Belgian Deputy Prime Minister Laurette Onkelinx made a wonderful announcement, that Belgium would be destroying the entirety of its stockpiled ivory on April 9th, 2014. Belgium is joining the global ranks of countries and institutions that are alarmed at the crisis faced by elephants from the bloody ivory trade.

Spotlight South Africa: tonic for the soul on World Wildlife Day

March 3, 2014
Spotlight South Africa: teaching the inaugural World Wildlife Day class

Everyday should be World Wildlife Day

March 3, 2014
Everyday should be World Wildlife Day

Be sure to tweet your support of #WorldWildlifeDay!

We must appreciate wildlife. We must celebrate wildlife. And we must champion wildlife.

Everyday.

Let this occasion—World Wildlife Day—remind us of that.

A man brings a tiger into a bar

Incident date: 
February 26, 2014
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February 26, 2014
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Lockport
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Illinois
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A man brings a tiger into a bar
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A man brings a tiger into a bar
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(CNN) -- Time to think up one of those "a man walked into a bar" jokes.

Because in a Chicago suburb, a man walked into a bar with a tiger recently.

That's right, a real tiger cub -- a fluffy baby about knee-high. And it apparently wasn't the first time.

John Basile has taken the tiger cub to Uncle Richie's Bar in Lockport, Illinois, at least one other time, reported CNN affiliate WBBM.

Police didn't think it was funny and have filed charges against Basile from disorderly conduct to possession of a dangerous animal for the latest incident.

"My concern was really for the people who frequent the downtown area," Lockport Police Chief Terry Lemming the affiliate.

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CNN
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Ben Brumfield

WATCH: tracking wolves in Western Poland

February 28, 2014

Watch above as I discuss my trip to West Poland in September 2013. In the video I explain the different methods to track wolves.

--RK

Geschwindigkeitsbegrenzungen retten Walen das Leben

February 25, 2014
Geschwindigkeitsbegrenzungen retten Walen das Leben
Geschwindigkeitsbegrenzungen retten Walen das Leben

Ich erinnere mich, wie mein Vater mich als Kind einmal mitnahm, um mir auf dem Gelände seiner Firma die Nester von frisch geschlüpften Kanadagänseküken zu zeigen. Es gab dort keine Gehwege, also liefen wir am Straßenrand im Gras. Die Straßenschilder zeigten 30 km/h als Höchstgeschwindigkeit an.

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When it comes to poaching, hate the crime, not the criminal

March 4, 2014
When it comes to poaching, hate the crime, not the criminal

Poachers who had been illegally fishing on the Shire River in Malawi’s Liwonde National Park retreat at the sight of park rangers.All poachers are not inherently evil.

We know that in impoverished countries killing animals for their parts is often done out of economic desperation.