Song of the Whale: door het lawaai heen luisteren naar potvissen

Aug 16 2013
Een gestreepte dolfijn duikt op tijdens de zonsondergang

Een gestreepte dolfijn duikt op tijdens de zonsondergangNa de afronding van een intensief onderzoek naar bruinvissen op de Aegeïsche Zee, trekt IFAW's unieke onderzoeksboot Song of the Whale naar het zuiden om onderzoek te doen naar potvissen.

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Australia’s role as global whale defender under threat from the Treasury’s budget cuts

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Jan 28 2014
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IFAW (the International Fund for Animal Welfare) has welcomed a letter released today by 66 leading Australian and international marine mammal scientists calling on the Abbott Government to continue funding marine mammal research to ensure that Australia remains at the forefront of marine protection and conversation.  

 

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Australia
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Rebekka Thompson-Jones
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UK public urged to give up their ivory for destruction to help protect elephants from further slaughter

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Jan 28 2014
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Members of the public are being urged to donate their unwanted ivory items to be crushed to raise awareness of the illegal ivory trade and help protect elephants.

The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) will stage the public destruction at a central London location to highlight the poaching crisis ahead of next month’s high level international summit on illegal wildlife trade to be held in the capital on February 13.

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London, UK
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Amanda Gent (IFAW UK)
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Spotlight Russia: Amur tiger Zolushka doing well after release back into the wild

Jan 28 2014
Spotlight Russia: Amur tiger Zolushka doing well after release back into the wil

For those who have been following the story of Zolushka, an orphaned Amur tiger rehabilitated and released back to the wild last May with a GPS collar that also transmits a VHF radio signal, a recent report has come in from our colleagues in the Russian Far East.

Help us protect elephants by supporting our UK ivory surrender

Jan 28 2014
Help us protect elephants by supporting our UK ivory surrender

Everyone can help by encouraging friends, family and colleagues to surrender any ivory items in support.This is an exciting time for us, as in mid-February, London will be the centre of attention as it hosts some unprecedented events aimed at tackling the elephant poaching crisis and other issues affecting the planet’s wildlife.

Rocker Matt Sorum “For the Wild Ones”

Feb 3 2014
Matt Sorum. c. Eric Hobbs

Matt Sorum. c. Eric HobbsAnimal welfare is one of my greatest passions. I’m proud to dedicate more of my time these days to learn about the issues and make a difference as much as I can.