http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/26 en Animal heroes from around the UK to receive awards http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/animal-heroes-around-uk-receive-awar-0 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 10/21/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Animal heroes will tomorrow (Tuesday) receive prestigious awards for their outstanding work from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">www.ifaw.org</a>).</p> <p>IFAW&rsquo;s annual Animal Action Awards ceremony will be hosted at the House of Lords by Baroness Gale and presented by naturalist and broadcaster Bill Oddie.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/animal-heroes-around-uk-receive-awar-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Animal rescue Wildlife trade Education Dogs & Cats Seals Whales aae animal action awards Animal Action Education Animal Heros companion animals dogs illegal wildlife trade otters rescue dog seals whales Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:12:10 +0000 adintino 101751 at http://www.ifaw.org IWC65 wrap up: major victories scored for whales http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/iwc65-wrap-major-victories-scored-whales <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/whales/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 10/06/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IWC 65 victories and progress bode well for whales like this minke in the Western Antarctic Peninsula’s Crystal Sound. © IFAW/A. Friedlaender " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Whale_antarctica_web_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 296px;" title="IWC 65 victories and progress bode well for whales like this minke in the Western Antarctic Peninsula’s Crystal Sound. © IFAW/A.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/iwc65-wrap-major-victories-scored-whales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Political advocacy Whales commission iwc65 Japan slovenia UN whales Whaling Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:20:11 +0000 Patrick Ramage 101625 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating the expansion of educational offerings on World Animal Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sat, 10/04/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/cc_image_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 351px;" title="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." />When I was younger, I pored over volumes of Encyclopedia Britannica to peer into animal worlds that I could not experience personally. The knowledge I gained formed a lifelong appreciation for nature and the animals that live within it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves bears change climate Education environment whales Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:08:29 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101615 at http://www.ifaw.org Holarctic Conference examines still-mysterious Russian gray whale population http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/holarctic-conference-examines-still-mysterious-russian-gray-whale-population <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/anna-fillipova">Anna Filippova</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 10/01/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="One of six presentations about the grey whale population at the Marine Mammal of the Holaractic International Conference VIII." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Conference_session_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 362px;" title="One of six presentations about the grey whale population at the Marine Mammal of the Holaractic International Conference VIII." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/holarctic-conference-examines-still-mysterious-russian-gray-whale-population" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Whales breeding conference gray mammals marine Piltun russia western whale Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:16:01 +0000 Anna Filippova 101597 at http://www.ifaw.org The largest no-take marine monument on Earth? We’ll take that. http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/largest-no-take-marine-monument-earth-we%E2%80%99ll-take <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/whales/margaret-cooney">Margaret Cooney</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 09/26/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Coral Reef at Palmyra Atoll – Photo Credit: USFWS" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Screen%20Shot%202014-09-26%20at%203.18.28%20PM.png" style="width: 579px; height: 210px;" title="Coral Reef at Palmyra Atoll – Photo Credit: USFWS" /></p> <p class="rtecenter"><strong>~~~</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/points-potus-protecting-wild-blue-yonder" target="_blank">In June, I told you about President Obama&rsquo;s plan to possibly protect more of the ocean.</a></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/largest-no-take-marine-monument-earth-we%E2%80%99ll-take" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Political advocacy Whales conservation marine Obama oceans whales Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:20:30 +0000 Margaret Cooney 101522 at http://www.ifaw.org Supporting whale disentanglement and stranding team efforts in Tonga http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/supporting-whale-disentanglement-and-stranding-team-efforts-tonga <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/animal-rescue/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 09/25/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="IFAW supported workshops taught Tongans skills to manage strandings and to safely disentangle whales." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/tonga-workshop-boat_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 323px;" title="IFAW supported workshops taught Tongans skills to manage strandings and to safely disentangle whales." /></em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/supporting-whale-disentanglement-and-stranding-team-efforts-tonga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Education Whales disentanglement stranding Tonga training Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:45:47 +0000 Brian Sharp 101510 at http://www.ifaw.org