Portugal screens Sonic Sea, supports reduction of underwater noise

Jul 13 2017
IFAW, Portuguese government officials and members of the shipping industry discu

IFAW, Portuguese government officials and members of the shipping industry discuss the importance of reducing ocean noise.The documentary Sonic Sea was screened on July 12 in Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal, and was met with the same enthusiasm as it has in other count

Spotlight on the mighty blue whale as ‘Hope’ steals the show at the Natural History Museum

Jul 13 2017
Spotlight on the mighty blue whale as ‘Hope’ steals the show at the Natural Hist

From 14 July, a 25-metre, 3-tonne blue whale skeleton will welcome visitors to London’s Natural History Museum (NHM), as the museum replaces ‘Dippy’ the dinosaur skeleton that’s dominated the main hall for over 100 years.

Réagir face aux incendies en Californie

Jul 12 2017
Réagir face aux incendies en Californie

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Olifantje herenigd met wilde kudde in India

Jul 10 2017
Een kalfje dat gescheiden was geraakt van haar kudde, maar geen aangeboren afwij

Een kalfje dat gescheiden was geraakt van haar kudde, maar geen aangeboren afwijkingen of ernstig letsel bleek te hebben, kon met hulp van de Mobile Veterinary Service van IFAW-WTI worden herenigd met haar kudde. 

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Responding to California’s Wall Fire

Jul 12 2017
Responding to California’s Wall Fire

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The devastating wildfire known as the “Wall Fire” has consumed more than 5,000 acres of land in less than a week, threatening thousands of homes and structures across Butte County, California.

One ton of elephant ivory to be destroyed in Central Park

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Jul 12 2017
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One ton of elephant ivory to be destroyed in Central Park

WHAT:      The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will destroy more than one ton of illegal ivory confiscated through state enforcement efforts.

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Innovative ivory fingerprinting kit arrives in France

Jul 10 2017
Innovative ivory fingerprinting kit arrives in France

Two of IFAW’s new ivory fingerprinting printing kits, which were developed in the UK by the Metropolitan Police and King’s College, have just been presented to top law enforcement agencies in France working to stop environmental and wildlife crime. 

Innovative ivory fingerprinting kit arrives in France

Jul 10 2017
Innovative ivory fingerprinting kit arrives in France

Two of IFAW’s new ivory fingerprinting printing kits, which were developed in the UK by the Metropolitan Police and King’s College, have just been presented to top law enforcement agencies in France working to stop environmental and wildlife crime. 

Innovative ivory fingerprinting kit arrives in France

Jul 10 2017
Innovative ivory fingerprinting kit arrives in France

Two of IFAW’s new ivory fingerprinting printing kits, which were developed in the UK by the Metropolitan Police and King’s College, have just been presented to top law enforcement agencies in France working to stop environmental and wildlife crime.