Spotlight Africa: convincing communities to share their land is key to saving wildlife

woe, 08/29/2012
The author with Julius Kipng'etich, Director of Kenya Wildlife Service

The author with Julius Kipng'etich, Director of Kenya Wildlife ServiceBuying the vehicles was the easy part. 

I had just handed the keys to new Toyota Landcruisers to the director of the Kenyan Wildlife Service as part of IFAW’s ongoing project to protect elephants in Amboseli National Park in Kenya. 

SLIDESHOW: Animal Rescue teams prepare to support Gulf Coast effort during Hurricane Isaac

woe, 08/29/2012
IFAW Animal Rescue staff prepare to head out for Hurricane Isaac.

IFAW Wildlife Rescue Center celebrates 10 years and 1,600 animals saved

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din, 08/28/2012
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An elephant calf injured in a village, a rhino orphaned by poachers, a full-grown tiger discovered in a well and a leopard found in a house! These are four of 1,600 animals and 150 species saved in the last ten years at IFAW’s Wildlife Rescue Center in northeast, India.

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Assam, India
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Mike Booth (IFAW HQ)
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Field essay: in our Atlantic odyssey, who knows where the minke goes?

don, 08/30/2012
Field essay: in our Atlantic odyssey, who knows where the minke goes?

The team tracks minke sometimes with and sometimes without the presence of whale watching boats.As we move onwards through our 2012 Atlantic odyssey, the next phase is real-time video tracking of Icelandic minke whales.

Bejubelte Rettung einer Meerkatze aus südafrikanischem Dorf

In ihrem kurzen Leben hat die balinesische Hündin „Marti“ viel bewegt

vri, 08/24/2012
Marti an einem Strand in Bali.

Marti an einem Strand in Bali.Lesen Sie einen sehr berührenden Brief von einer Frau, deren wundervoller Hund gestern in Bali starb.

Der Name der Hündin war Marti.

Sie war Samstagnacht mit schweren Nervenleiden in die Notaufnahme der Bali Animal Welfare Association (BAWA) eingeliefert worden, bei denen auch starke Medikamente nicht anschlugen.

Spotlight Mexico: do you believe in destiny? "Kaab" the dog does!

maa, 08/27/2012
Spotlight Mexico: do you believe in destiny? "Kaab" the dog does!

Down in a sewer hole, the author gives "Kaab" a bit of water.On August 7th I was driving back home from a massive spay and neuter campaign in Playa del Carmen, worried because Hurricane Ernesto was going to hit us the next day so we were in preparedness.  But suddenly in the local radio station, someone called to report a dog that fell or was thrown inside a sewer withou

Field essay: successful launch of our Icelandic summer whale research cruise

din, 08/28/2012
Pilot whale encountered while deplying the EAR from IFAW's Song of the Whale res

Pilot whale encountered while deploying the EAR from IFAW's Song of the Whale research vessel.The International Fund for Animal Welfare’s unique, non-harmful whale research vessel, Song of the Whale, left Reykjavik harbour on the sunny evening of August 4 with the crew consisting of Richard McLanaghan (skipper), Mat Jerram (1st mate), Olly Boissea

Australia, a place we all love

maa, 08/27/2012
Australia, a place we all love

Australia, a place we all love.The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has joined with other conservation groups from across Australia to launch the ‘Places You love’ campaign to safeguard the nation’s environmental laws. 

IFAW urges Tony Abbott to build on progress towards marine reserves around Australia

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Today Tony Abbott revealed the Coalition’s plan to a support a private member Bill that if passed will halt the development of large world class marine reserves in Commonwealth waters.  This will leave several of Australia’s most pristine and fragile marine environments, coral reefs and critical breeding areas at risk of unacceptable damage.

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Sydney, Australia
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Rebekka Thompson-Jones
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