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In what appears to be terrific news for Fin and Minke whales, Reuters is reporting that Iceland's fisheries minister, Einar Read more »
We're off to a fast start...Seal News Podcast - Episode 2 is now available.  More to come. Download Read more »
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September 27, 2007 - Hyannis, MA Today the Cape Cod Stranding Network (CCSN) officially became a project of the Read more »
IFAW's Public Affairs Manager in South Africa Christina Pretorius just filed this report announcing a firm date for the Read more »
Here it is, the 2nd episode of the International Fund for Animal Welfare's Elephants in the News Podcast.  Wildlife and Read more »
On September 22, an orphaned rhino calf, whose mother was shot dead the previous Sunday by poachers on the edge of the Read more »
An elephant calf was rescued today from Phulbari Tea Estate, in Balipara north of Kaziranga National Park. The male elephant Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare's Barb Cartwright, Canada Campaigns Manager, filed this report from the Bay of Read more »
It is something that must be done, so let’s do it right IFAW’s position on Cameron’s irrational badger Watch Video »
Elephants don’t have much to laugh about these days. And it’s our fault as humans. During the last couple of Watch Video »
Every year a number of frontline staff lose their lives while protecting India’s natural heritage. They often face Watch Video »
Yet again this was simply a great evening at the Villa Neukölln in Berlin, Germany. Hundreds of curious people were Watch Video »
Watch the video above - IFAW-WTI Wildlife Crime Prevention: Van Rakshak Project training in Pench Tiger Reserve ~~~ The Watch Video »
When Canada and Norway complained about the EU’s 2009 seal trade ban to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the Watch Video »
Celebrations are underway on both sides of the world as tigers Svetlaya and Ustin were safely released back to wild. This Watch Video »
UPDATED: 3.6.14 Sheba has been gaining more and more confidence in her new environment, as her keepers report that she Watch Video »
Tupelo, Mississippi, a city best known as the birthplace of legendary Elvis Presley is no stranger to tornados. As a year- Watch Video »
A rescue operation to save an isolated group of endangered Hoolock gibbons began on Sunday in the remote village of Dello in northeast India. Stranded in small clusters of trees, the gibbons are some of the last apes found in India. The first two ind Read more »
Buddhist scholars and environment conservationists today endorsed a global declaration to apply Buddhist principles in societal, consumer and political decision-making frameworks to address the current environmental crisis. In recent years, there is Read more »
The Odzala-Kokoua National Park in north-eastern Congo recently received nearly €100,000 (US$ 140,000) of equipment from IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare – www.ifaw.org) to support rangers in their mission to protect local wildl Read more »
A Chinese auction of traditional health tonics scheduled for Saturday, December 3, in a Beijing hotel will feature at least 400 bottles of wine made from tiger bone in blatant disregard of a global trade ban, according to IFAW (International Fund for Read more »
IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare—www.ifaw.org) applauds a Chinese government order which stopped the sale of hundreds of bottles of Tiger Bone Wine at an auction in Beijing today.  Beijing auction house Googut listed over 400 bo Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW- www.ifaw.org) is urging Japan to recall its whaling fleet which today left port for Antarctica to train its harpoons on around 1,000 whales. According to Japanese media reports, the country’s wha Read more »
 The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) announced today that 29 wolf dogs were rescued from a substandard breeding facility in Palmer, Alaska. Staff and volunteers from the Lockwood Animal Rescue Center (LARC Read more »
Malaysian authorities seized a staggering 15 tons of elephant ivory yesterday in Port Klang, just west of Kuala Lumpur, the sixth and by far the largest major seizure involving Malaysia in recent months. The seizure originated in Mombasa, Kenya and w Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is applauding the news that Belarus, Kazakhstan, and the Russian Federation have banned the import and export of harp seal skins.  Canada claims that Russia is one of the last two major remaining Read more »
Conserving the forest and wildlife of the Bodoland Territorial Council Read more »
Elephants need protection - whether it’s individual animals or entire populations and their habitats. Read more »
Elephants at risk from poachers, whales and seals threatened by cruel hunts, wildlife and pets stranded after disasters Read more »
From pollution to climate change to whaling, these magnificent creatures face more threats than ever. Read more »
Elephants, tigers and other endangered wildlife are being killed at an alarming rate for trinkets, potions and fashion. Read more »
IFAW advocates for laws that protect animals from cruelty and neglect, we provide veterinary training and basic veterinary Read more »
Conserving the forest of Garo Hills with elephants and gibbon as flagships Read more »
A Scientific Approach to Understanding and Mitigating Elephant Mortality Due to Train Accidents in Rajaji National Park Read more »
In what appears to be terrific news for Fin and Minke whales, Reuters is reporting that Iceland's fisheries minister, Einar Read more »
We're off to a fast start...Seal News Podcast - Episode 2 is now available.  More to come. Download Read more »
Hi all - I'm happy to post our first 'Seal News Podcast'...stay tuned for regular weekly episodes...and please send any Read more »
September 27, 2007 - Hyannis, MA Today the Cape Cod Stranding Network (CCSN) officially became a project of the Read more »
IFAW's Public Affairs Manager in South Africa Christina Pretorius just filed this report announcing a firm date for the Read more »
Here it is, the 2nd episode of the International Fund for Animal Welfare's Elephants in the News Podcast.  Wildlife and Read more »
On September 22, an orphaned rhino calf, whose mother was shot dead the previous Sunday by poachers on the edge of the Read more »
An elephant calf was rescued today from Phulbari Tea Estate, in Balipara north of Kaziranga National Park. The male elephant Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare's Barb Cartwright, Canada Campaigns Manager, filed this report from the Bay of Read more »

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"Environmental crime wave costs world billions. Read Associated Press story with Azzedine Downes here.

Dallas Safari Club auctions permit to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia. Jeff Flocken provides voice of reason in National Geographic news article.”

More than 80 elephants in Zimbabwe have been poisoned with cyanide -- the latest victims of poachers keen to feed soaring global demand for illegally trafficked ivory. read more

Malawi hails IFAW for initiative to protect wildlife at Liwonde National Park aimed at decreasing poaching pressure; launched with government optimism the project will also reduce human, wildlife conflicts in the area. See the original article

 

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