IWC65: Wheels up for the International Whaling Commission Meeting!

Fri, 09/12/2014
IWC65: Wheels up for the International Whaling Commission Meeting!

Having spent most of my career as a road warrior, you’d think I’d be better at the packing part.

Inevitably though, I wait til the last possible moment to pull my luggage down from the attic, consult the weather gods via iPhone for whichever destination country, and finally begin loading clothes, toiletries and IFAW literature into my bags.

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Updated “Whale Alert” iPad, iPhone app invites public to contribute to protection of West Coast whales

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Thu, 09/11/2014
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Updated “Whale Alert” iPad, iPhone app invites public to contribute to protectio

Mariners and the public on the U.S. West Coast can now use an iPad™ and iPhone™ to help decrease the risk of injury or death to whales from ship strikes.

Whale Alert a free mobile application originally developed in 2012 to help protect endangered right whales on the East Coast, has been updated with new features to provide mariners in the Pacific with the most current information available about whale movements and conservation initiatives.

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Yarmouth Port, MA
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Kerry Branon, International Fund for Animal Welfare; kbranon@ifaw.org
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(508) 776-9872
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Whale Alert App 2.0: Putting the power to save whales in your hands!

Thu, 09/11/2014
Whale Alert App 2.0: Putting the power to save whales in your hands!

Whale Alert 2.0 is the first national application created to help mariners and whale enthusiasts from sea to shining sea protect and conserve whales.I took a long, deep breath, leaned in toward the microphone and began . . .

Kenia: Ausbau des Kitenden-Schutzgebiets für Wildtiere

Thu, 09/04/2014
Kenia: Ausbau des Kitenden-Schutzgebiets für Wildtiere

Gut ein Jahr nachdem wir mit den Landbesitzern der Olgulului/Ololarashi Group Ranch (OOGR) einen Pachtvertrag zur Sicherung eines wichtigen Elefantenkorridors unterzeichnet habe, bin ich zurück im Amboseli-Nationalpark.

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Boubanjida sous microscope : les gardes villageois, une solution au chaos ?

Thu, 09/11/2014

Le choix de ne pas perturber le cours naturel de la vie chez les éléphants

Tue, 08/19/2014
Le choix de pas perturber le cours naturel de la vie chez les éléphants

Goodness prend un délicieux bain de boue avec son nouveau-né tout près d’elle, mars 2014.Dans le cadre de l’étude sur les perturbations sociales menée par le Fonds international pour la protection des animaux (IFAW) dans le parc national d’Amboseli, au Kenya, nous avons remarqué que

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Shaping the future shapers: Animal Education teacher workshops begin in India

Tue, 09/16/2014
AAE teacher workshops help instructors introduce animal welfare to students.

Participation of teachers, students, and even onsite construction workers illustrate the AAE’s teacher workshop’s broad community impact.A conscientious individual is an outcome of numerous factors.

Help the animals during Remember a Charity Week

Wed, 09/10/2014
Remember a Charity Week raises awareness of gift giving, including to IFAW.

Remember a Charity Week raises awareness of gift giving, including to IFAW.What will you leave to future generations of animals?

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