Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than one

Tue, 05/14/2013
Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than oner

A whaling ship and harpoon used to hunt fin whales in Hvalfjordur, Iceland.It’s been a busy week or so for those following the dying whaling industry in Iceland.  The lone Icelandic fin whaler, Kristjan Loftsson’s boats last killed a fin whale almost three years ago in 2010. At the beginning of May he announced plans to send his boats out for another season o

Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than one

Tue, 05/14/2013
Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than oner

A whaling ship and harpoon used to hunt fin whales in Hvalfjordur, Iceland.It’s been a busy week or so for those following the dying whaling industry in Iceland.  The lone Icelandic fin whaler, Kristjan Loftsson’s boats last killed a fin whale almost three years ago in 2010. At the beginning of May he announced plans to send his boats out for another season o

Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than one

Tue, 05/14/2013
Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than oner

A whaling ship and harpoon used to hunt fin whales in Hvalfjordur, Iceland.It’s been a busy week or so for those following the dying whaling industry in Iceland.  The lone Icelandic fin whaler, Kristjan Loftsson’s boats last killed a fin whale almost three years ago in 2010. At the beginning of May he announced plans to send his boats out for another season o

Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than one

Tue, 05/14/2013
Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than oner

A whaling ship and harpoon used to hunt fin whales in Hvalfjordur, Iceland.It’s been a busy week or so for those following the dying whaling industry in Iceland.  The lone Icelandic fin whaler, Kristjan Loftsson’s boats last killed a fin whale almost three years ago in 2010. At the beginning of May he announced plans to send his boats out for another season o

Spotlight China: Guangzhou’s new Public Safety Bureau animal shelter, an educated design

Mon, 05/13/2013
Spotlight China: Guangzhou’s new Public Safety Bureau animal shelter, an educate

The phrases “dog welfare” and “adoption” were repeated in speeches during the opening ceremony as well as on posters and signs throughout the buildingDog ownership in China has boomed in recent years. But more dogs don’t necessarily mean that owners are aware of how to responsibly care for them.

Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than one

Tue, 05/14/2013
Icelandic fin whaling - an expensive and dangerous hobby, in more ways than oner

A whaling ship and harpoon used to hunt fin whales in Hvalfjordur, Iceland.It’s been a busy week or so for those following the dying whaling industry in Iceland.  The lone Icelandic fin whaler, Kristjan Loftsson’s boats last killed a fin whale almost three years ago in 2010. At the beginning of May he announced plans to send his boats out for another season o

Отныне Золушка живет в лесу: амурская тигрица выпущена в дикую природу на российском Дальнем Востоке

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Mon, 05/13/2013
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13 мая 2013 года – Заповедник Бастак, Дальний Восток, Россия. IFAW совместно с Фондом «Феникс», Cпецинспекцией «Тигр» и Институтом экологии и эволюции имени А.Н. Северцова успешно выпустил в дикую природу тигрицу по имени Золушка.

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Анастасия Иванова
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Ein Besuch bei einem Schaf- und Ziegenhalter im Wolfsland

Wed, 05/15/2013
Wolfsberater Torsten Fritz misst die Zaunhöhe aus.

Torsten Fritz hilft Nutztiere vor Wölfen zu schützen.

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Отныне Золушка живет в лесу: амурская тигрица выпущена в дикую природу на российском Дальнем Востоке

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Mon, 05/13/2013
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13 мая 2013 года – Заповедник Бастак, Дальний Восток, Россия. IFAW совместно с Фондом «Феникс», Cпецинспекцией «Тигр» и Институтом экологии и эволюции имени А.Н. Северцова успешно выпустил в дикую природу тигрицу по имени Золушка.

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Анастасия Иванова
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Attention! Proud Graduation for Olgulului-Ololarashi Community Scouts

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Mon, 05/13/2013
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On a mission to save elephants and protect human livelihoods, 10 young men proudly graduated as community scouts in Amboseli on Friday.

“They have passed with flying colours,” said James Isiche, Director of IFAW East Africa, which funded the training of the graduates from Olgulului-Ololarashi Group Ranch (OOGR) in Amboseli. The students were trained at the KWS Enforcement Academy.

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Steve Njumbi (IFAW East Africa)
Christina Pretorius (IFAW SA)
Evan Mkala (IFAW East Africa)
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+254 (0) 722 205 556 or (0)733 601 827
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