http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/19 en WATCH: Captured tigress goes back to the wild http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-captured-tigress-goes-back-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/elephants/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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">Tue, 02/17/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="458" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/0xtL8NHfEjs" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch how the tigress dashes out of her crate and lets out a big roar</em>.</p> <p>The dawn of Valentines Day heralded freedom for a tigress that was trapped in the fringe villages of Kaziranga National Park on 7<sup>th</sup> February 2015. <strong>Last weekend, she was released in the wilderness near a forest camp in the central range of the park.</strong></p> </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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/0xtL8NHfEjs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/0xtL8NHfEjs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" 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class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/elephants/vivek-menon">Vivek Menon</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">Thu, 02/05/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The recent news that India&rsquo;s wild tiger populations have rebounded is indeed a testament to the diligent conservation work done over the years.</p> <p><strong>The partnership of the Wildlife Trust of India and the International Fund for Animal Welfare (WTI-IFAW) and its support to several state governments can and should take credit for helping tigers recover in India&mdash;home to most of the world&rsquo;s remaining wild tigers.</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/efforts-behind-india%E2%80%99s-tiger-numbers-hold-real-promise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Tigers conservation India population science tigers Thu, 05 Feb 2015 17:46:40 +0000 Vivek Menon 102855 at http://www.ifaw.org Five Amur tigers continue to thrive in wilds of Russia http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/five-amur-tigers-continue-thrive-wilds-russia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/13096">Anna Filippova</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">Mon, 01/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Zolushka was the first successfully rehabilitated cub to be reintroduced into the wild as part of this history-making program." class="caption" longdesc="Zolushka was the first successfully rehabilitated cub to be reintroduced into the wild as part of this history-making program." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_08_15_thriving.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 474px;" title="Zolushka was the first successfully rehabilitated cub to be reintroduced into the wild as part of this history-making program." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/five-amur-tigers-continue-thrive-wilds-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger in the wild russia successful tiger release Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:19:14 +0000 Anna Filippova 102611 at http://www.ifaw.org Ustin the tiger returned to Russian rehabilitation center http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ustin-tiger-returned-russian-rehabilitation-center <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/764">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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">Mon, 01/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="After being released in 2014 Ustin has returned to the rehabilitation center in Primorsky Krai, we are hopeful for his rerelease after his wounds heal." class="caption" longdesc="After being released in 2014 Ustin has returned to the rehabilitation center in Primorsky Krai, we are hopeful for his rerelease after his wounds heal." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_8_15_ustin.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 317px;" title="After being released in 2014 Ustin has returned to the rehabilitation center in Primorsky Krai, we are hopeful for his rerelease after his wounds heal." />&lt;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ustin-tiger-returned-russian-rehabilitation-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger release rehab russian wild Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:42:16 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 102613 at http://www.ifaw.org Wanted – Dead or Alive, Grisly Wildlife Cybertrade Exposed http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/102138 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 11/24/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="424" title="Wanted – Dead or Alive, Grisly Wildlife Cybertrade Exposed" alt="Wanted – Dead or Alive, Grisly Wildlife Cybertrade Exposed" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/FINAL%20Wanted%20Dead%20or%20Alive%20Exposing%20Online%20Wildlife%20Trade_Page_300px.jpg?1416580389" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A murky multi-million dollar trade in wild animals and their parts is booming over online marketplaces, with questions being asked as to the legality of many advertisements offering endangered species for sale.</p> <p>A shocking report released today by the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW</a> (International Fund for Animal Welfare) shows how thousands of endangered species are bought and sold online, many advertised without any form of supporting documentation.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/102138" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Primates Raptors Rhinos Tigers birds elephants Endangered Species illeagal wildlife trade illegal ivory trade Ivory ivory poachers poaching reptiles rhino horns rhinos Wildlife crime wildlife trade Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:06:30 +0000 adintino 102138 at http://www.ifaw.org Camera-trap captures released Russian tiger Kuzya thriving in China http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/camera-trap-captures-released-russian-tiger-kuzya-thriving-china <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/13096">Anna Filippova</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">Tue, 11/18/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The Kuyza the tiger in Taipingou natural reserve. © Taipinggou Nature Reserve " class="caption" longdesc="The Kuyza the tiger in Taipingou natural reserve." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/tiger_11_17_14_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 466px;" title="The Kuyza the tiger in Taipingou natural reserve. © Taipinggou Nature Reserve " />We have some amazing news &ndash; we recently received a photo of Kuzya, the traveler. Kuzya is one of the rehabilitated Amur tigers, which were released back into the wilds of Far East Russia in Mayof this year.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/camera-trap-captures-released-russian-tiger-kuzya-thriving-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers Amur tiger Amur tigers release China Wildlife corridor Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:44:09 +0000 Anna Filippova 101956 at http://www.ifaw.org