Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Sep 16 2017
destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma on the island of Barbuda

destruction in the aftermath of hurricane irma on the island of barbuda

Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to assess wildlife and the destruction of habitats. Reports of the destruction and impact have been made, however, little is known about how Irma has impacted wildlife.

Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Sep 16 2017
destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma on the island of Barbuda

destruction in the aftermath of hurricane irma on the island of barbuda

Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to assess wildlife and the destruction of habitats. Reports of the destruction and impact have been made, however, little is known about how Irma has impacted wildlife.

Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Sep 16 2017
destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma on the island of Barbuda

destruction in the aftermath of hurricane irma on the island of barbuda

Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to wildlife and the destruction of habitats. Reports of the destruction and impact have been made, however, little is known about how Irma has impacted wildlife.

Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Sep 16 2017
destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma on the island of Barbuda

destruction in the aftermath of hurricane irma on the island of barbuda

Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to wildlife and the destruction of habitats. Reports of the destruction and impact have been made, however, little is known about how Irma has impacted wildlife.

Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Sep 16 2017
destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma on the island of Barbuda

destruction in the aftermath of hurricane irma on the island of barbuda

Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to wildlife and the destruction of habitats. Reports of the destruction and impact have been made, however, little is known about how Irma has impacted wildlife.

Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Sep 16 2017
destruction in the wake of Hurricane Irma on the island of Barbuda

destruction in the aftermath of hurricane irma on the island of barbuda

Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to assess wildlife and the destruction of habitats. Reports of the destruction and impact have been made, however, little is known about how Irma has impacted wildlife.

Les équipes d’intervention d’urgence d’IFAW se mobilisent pour aider les animaux et les habitants suite au passage d’Irma

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Sep 15 2017
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L’ouragan Irma a presque totalement dévasté la région des Caraïbes. Au lendemain de la tempête de vent et de pluie qui s’est abattue sur plusieurs états, IFAW a eu l’autorisation de déployer son équipe d’experts de secours d’urgence aux animaux sur l’île de Barbuda pour prêter main forte aux habitants qui ont déjà commencé à se mobiliser pour la reconstruction.

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Washington, DC
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Romina Sanfourche, Chargée de communication
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Neue Studie über Haie, Rochen und Chimären im Arabischen Meer

Sep 7 2017
Seidenhai, der auch im Arabischen Meer gesichtet wurde, schwimmt im Golf von Mex

Seidenhai, der auch im Arabischen Meer gesichtet wurde, schwimmt im Golf von Mexiko.

Die Hai- und Rochenpopulationen haben sich aufgrund massiver Ausbeutung weltweit drastisch verringert. Da Haie und Rochen als Top-Raubfische eine entscheidende ökologische Rolle in der Meereswelt einnehmen, verdienen sie unseren Schutz.

IFAW Disaster Response Teams heading to Caribbean to help animals in distress

Sep 14 2017
IFAW team deploys in the wake of Hurricane Irma

Islands throughout the Caribbean have been devastated by Hurricane Irma. Houses are destroyed, power is out, and people have been separated from their animals. Now IFAW teams are deploying to the islands of Antigua, Barbuda, St. John and St. Thomas to help these communities and their animals.

IFAW Disaster Response Teams heading to Caribbean to help animals in distress

Sep 14 2017
IFAW team deploys in the wake of Hurricane Irma

Islands throughout the Caribbean have been devastated by Hurricane Irma. Houses are destroyed, power is out, and people have been separated from their animals. Now IFAW teams are deploying to the islands of Antigua, Barbuda, St. John and St. Thomas to help these communities and their animals.