http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/33 en Celebrating World Penguin Day with Original Penguin http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-world-penguin-day-original-penguin <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/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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">Apr 25 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="345" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/E_SX-gi0t60" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Penguins make you smile. They just do. So when our friends at Original Penguin suggested teaming up on a project for World Penguin Day, we got happy feet.</p> <p>Comedy genius <a href="https://twitter.com/LamorneMorris">Lamorne Morris</a> (from the hit sitcom <em>New Girl</em>) added his talent and we ended up with penguin gold!</p> <p>But this World Penguin Day, we are asking you to do a little more than just smile.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-world-penguin-day-original-penguin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Penguins Chick Bolstering Project Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:24:39 +0000 Erica Martin 111174 at http://www.ifaw.org Rescued penguin data reveal climate change effects http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rescued-penguin-data-reveal-climate-change-effects <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/conservation/francois-louw">Francois Louw</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">Mar 10 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(16)31536-6" target="_blank"><img alt="Photo: ©SANCCOB" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_10_17_penguin.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Photo: ©SANCCOB" />New research</a> indicates that juvenile African penguins are continuously foraging in areas of low food availability due to climate change and overfishing.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rescued-penguin-data-reveal-climate-change-effects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Penguins climate change cute global warming penguin South Africa weather Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:24:38 +0000 Francois Louw 110732 at http://www.ifaw.org Protecting the Ross Sea http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/protecting-ross-sea <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/conservation/rebecca-keeble">Rebecca Keeble </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">Dec 15 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="A curious minke whale spy hopping in the waters off Antarctica." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_15_16_rosssea.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A curious minke whale spy hopping in the waters off Antarctica." />IFAW has been a proud member of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance which has worked tirelessly to secure protection for the 1,550,000 square kilometers of marine environment, but we couldn&rsquo;t have done it without your ongoing support! Below is a guest blog from the Antarctic Ocean Alliance team.</em> <em>--RK</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/protecting-ross-sea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Penguins Whales arctic climate change cold marine ocean penguin sanctuary whales Thu, 15 Dec 2016 15:44:35 +0000 Rebecca Keeble 110009 at http://www.ifaw.org From CITES to CBD: Youth Forum delegates shine http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/cites-cbd-youth-forum-delegates-shine <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/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr </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">Dec 8 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a href="/node/109060" target="_blank"><img alt="Josephine Crouch and Cécile Tang with IFAW Director of Education and Social Change Nancy Barr" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_08_16_cbdside1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Josephine Crouch and Cécile Tang with the author." />Delegates from the Youth Forum for People and Wildlife</a> , held just before the CITES conference of the parties a few months ago, are now making their presence at Cancun&#39;s United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity CoP13.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/cites-cbd-youth-forum-delegates-shine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Penguins Polar Bears Rhinos Tigers Turtles Whales biology change climate conference ecology ecosystem speices student youth forum Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:37:44 +0000 Nancy Barr 109945 at http://www.ifaw.org Open letter on climate change to President-elect and Congress http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/open-letter-climate-change-president-elect-and-congress <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">Dec 6 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare joins 120 organizations from across civil society, including conservationists, faith leaders, civil rights groups and development groups, in the following statement of unity and determination on climate change.</p> </div> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Whales Elephants Tigers Seals Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales climate change conservation wildlife conservation Other Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:49:57 +0000 rbartlett 109921 at http://www.ifaw.org Abandoned penguin chicks admitted to SANCCOB http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/abandoned-penguin-chicks-admitted-sanccob <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/conservation/francois-louw">Francois Louw</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">Nov 30 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157677132065316" title="Penguin Chicks"><img alt="Penguin Chicks" height="343" src="https://c6.staticflickr.com/6/5665/31323082765_7ea06e92f9_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/abandoned-penguin-chicks-admitted-sanccob" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Penguins bird Cape Town chick cute fluffy penguin South Africa swimming Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:22:45 +0000 Francois Louw 109866 at http://www.ifaw.org