http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/32 en Geospatial tech will allow us to stop criminal networks before they poach animals http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/geospatial-tech-will-allow-us-stop-criminal-networks-they-poach-animals <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">Tue, 10/28/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A Parrot AR drone. Image source: Wikipedia" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Parrot_AR.Drone_2_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 421px;" title="A Parrot AR drone. Image source: Wikipedia" />What if technology could help us stop poaching before it happened?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/geospatial-tech-will-allow-us-stop-criminal-networks-they-poach-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Rhinos Tigers Africa crime drone enforcement military protection UAV Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:29:43 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101808 at http://www.ifaw.org 6 myths busted about Kuzya the tiger traveling in China http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/6-myths-busted-about-kuzya-tiger-traveling-china <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/staff/jc-bouvier">J.C. Bouvier</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, 10/17/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="At the moment there is no need to intervene in Kuzya’s life, as he avoiding people and settlements. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/kuzya_nightcamera_russia_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="At the moment there is no need to intervene in Kuzya’s life, as he avoiding people and settlements." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/6-myths-busted-about-kuzya-tiger-traveling-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers chickens China farmer Kuzya Putin rehabilitation release russia Tiger Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:12:09 +0000 J.C. Bouvier 101743 at http://www.ifaw.org Chinese E-Commerce Giants Say “NO” to Wildlife Crime http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/chinese-e-commerce-giants-say-%E2%80%9Cno%E2%80%9D-wildlife-crime <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">Thu, 10/16/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="225" title="Chinese E-Commerce Giants Say “NO” to Wildlife Crime" alt="Chinese E-Commerce Giants Say “NO” to Wildlife Crime" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Chinese%20online%20law%20enforcement%20workshop.300px.jpg?1413486145" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p align="left">Leading online companies in China reaffirmed their zero tolerance for illegal wildlife trade at a workshop organized by China&rsquo;s inter-agency wildlife enforcement task force with the support of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>). Nine e-commerce, social media and antique collectible companies including Alibaba, Tencent, Sina and Artron.net pledged to collaborate with government and civil society to prohibit illegal trade of wildlife parts and products in online marketplaces.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/chinese-e-commerce-giants-say-%E2%80%9Cno%E2%80%9D-wildlife-crime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Elephants Rhinos Tigers Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:07:07 +0000 slajoie 101730 at http://www.ifaw.org Released Amur tiger Kuzya crosses border into China http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/released-amur-tiger-kuzya-crosses-border-china <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/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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, 10/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="There are trans-border corridors between Russia and China created deliberatly for tigers, and we hope that the Chinese authorities will undertake measures to protect Kuzya. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Kuzya_the_tiger_russia_amur_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 325px;" title="There are trans-border corridors between Russia and China created deliberatly for tigers, and we hope that the Chinese authorities will undertake measures to protect Kuzya.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/released-amur-tiger-kuzya-crosses-border-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Political advocacy Tigers Border China crossing Kuzya russia satellite Tiger tracking Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:59:38 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 101663 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 Student power! Tigers for Tigers Coalition voices support for big cat protections on Capitol Hill http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/student-power-tigers-tigers-coalition-voices-support-big-cat-protections-capitol-hill <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/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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="Tigers for Tigers leaders, pausing between Senate meetings, show their support for big cats." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/T4T-in-DC-09-17-14_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 495px;" title="Tigers for Tigers leaders, pausing between Senate meetings, show their support for big cats." />Last week, leaders from the <a href="http://www.t4tcoalition.org/" target="_blank">National Tigers for Tigers Coalition</a> came to Washington, D.C.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/student-power-tigers-tigers-coalition-voices-support-big-cat-protections-capitol-hill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Big Cats Tigers advocacy National Tigers for Tigers Coalition student Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:18:18 +0000 Carson Barylak 101593 at http://www.ifaw.org