IFAW-GAAP rescues horses in Chile wildfires

februari 3, 2017
IFAW-GAAP rescues horses in Chile Wildfires

Chile Fire

IFAW and Global Alliance for Animals and People (GAAP) is on the ground in Chile, rescuing injured animals from the wildfires.  The team sends updates on how rescue efforts are going after the last animal is tucked in for the night.

Beyond the selfie: responsible tourism in today’s world

februari 4, 2017
rom left to right: Linda Schlapp, Michael Luongo, Glenn Jampol, Merryn Johns and

From left to right: Linda Schlapp, Michael Luongo, Glenn Jampol, Merryn Johns and Kerry BranonThis year – 2017 – is the year of the rooster, the year of new US leadership and as the United Nations has declared, the year of sustainable tourism. The latter gives us added incentive to be thoughtful in our approach to travel.

IFAW-GAAP respond to Chile Wildfires

februari 2, 2017
The IFAW-GAAP team prepares a rescue trailer, equipment and medical supplies for

The IFAW-GAAP team prepares a rescue trailer, equipment and medical supplies for animals rescued from the Chile wildfires.More than 100 active fires are decimating homes, fields and forests in Chile. More than 300,000 acres have been affected, and the fires are not slowing down.

Solving strandings from space

februari 3, 2017
Dolphins strand around the world, including right here on Cape Cod.

Dolphins strand around the world, including right here on Cape Cod.Each year hundreds of whales, dolphins and porpoises (cetaceans) strand around the world, including right here on Cape Cod, where my office is based at IFAW’s International Operations Center. I am regularly asked, why does this happen?

IFAW und GAAP retten Tiere nach verheerenden Waldbränden in Chile

januari 31, 2017
Zusammen mit der Global Alliance for Animals and People (GAAP) rüstet ein IFAW T

Zusammen mit der Global Alliance for Animals and People (GAAP) rüstet ein IFAW Team einen Rettungstransporter mit allem aus, was für die medizinische Erstversorgung und den Schutz der aus den Waldbränden in Chile geretteten Tiere nötig ist.

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Stepnoy saiga populations hopeful to rise with successful rutting season

februari 3, 2017
Stepnoy Sanctuary staff observe saiga antelopes in rutting season.

Stepnoy Sanctuary staff observe saiga antelopes in rutting season.This report comes courtesy of Vladimir Kalmykov, Director of the Stepnoy Sanctuary in Russia.

Winter is a very important season of preparation for saiga antelopes. The cold weather kicks off rutting season for male saiga antelopes.