http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/38 en Spotlight Russia: Suitcase stuffed with live animals exposes sinister trade in wildlife http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/spotlight-russia-suitcase-stuffed-live-animals-exposes-sinister-trade-wildlife <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">Thu, 04/23/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="http://flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157652118008621&amp;click=true&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/spotlight-russia-suitcase-stuffed-live-animals-exposes-sinister-trade-wildlife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Turtles airport crime seizure Smuggle suitcase wild animals wildlife trade Slideshow Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:35:29 +0000 Anna Filippova 103722 at http://www.ifaw.org 17 Critically endangered stranded turtles are released in Florida http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/17-critically-endangered-stranded-turtles-are-released-florida <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/kristen-pachett">Kristen Pachett</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, 03/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="This was a record year with over 1,200 sea turtles stranding on Cape Cod beaches. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_27_15_turtle.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 406px;" title="This was a record year with over 1,200 sea turtles stranding on Cape Cod beaches. " /></p> <p><em>Katelyn Olsson, IFAW&#39;s Marine Mammal Rescue and Research Americorps team member filed this post about her efforts in this recent turtle rescue and release. <strong>-- KP</strong></em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/17-critically-endangered-stranded-turtles-are-released-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Ameri Corp Cape Cod Florida rehabilitate release turtles Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:23:59 +0000 Kristen Pachett 103433 at http://www.ifaw.org Presenting wildlife cybercrime investigation results to the G7 http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/presenting-wildlife-cybercrime-investigation-results-g7 <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/tania-mccrea-steele">Tania McCrea-Steele</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, 03/13/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The past year has seen the numbers of poached rhinos soar, with South Africa losing a record 1,215 rhinos in 2014." class="caption" longdesc="The past year has seen the numbers of poached rhinos soar, with South Africa losing a record 1,215 rhinos in 2014." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_11_15_G7.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 433px;" title="The past year has seen the numbers of poached rhinos soar, with South Africa losing a record 1,215 rhinos in 2014." />Wildlife cybercrime is rising to the fore on the political and enforcement agenda.&nbsp;<strong>For the first time</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/presenting-wildlife-cybercrime-investigation-results-g7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Rhinos Turtles G7 Interpol policy terrorism Wildlife crime Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:49:26 +0000 Tania McCrea-Steele 103223 at http://www.ifaw.org World Wildlife Day Infographic Serious Stats About Wildlife Crime http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/world-wildlife-day-infographic-serious-stats-about-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">Tue, 03/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World Wildlife Day Infographic Serious Stats About Wildlife Crime</p> </div> Wildlife trade Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Primates Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales illeagal wildlife trade Other Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:07:35 +0000 rbartlett 103229 at http://www.ifaw.org Critical care continues for ailing sea turtles http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/critical-care-continues-ailing-sea-turtles <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/kristen-pachett">Kristen Pachett</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, 01/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="The crew at NEAq during a feeding session that can last up to four hours. Each turtle is offered herring and squid and many are getting oral medications and vitamins. " class="caption" longdesc="In a four week period the New England Aquarium brought in over 700 sea turtles." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_20_15_seaturles.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 457px;" title="The crew at NEAq during a feeding session that can last up to four hours. Each turtle is offered herring and squid and many are getting oral medications and vitamins.</p /> </em></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/critical-care-continues-ailing-sea-turtles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles New England Aquarium rescued sea life turtles Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:14:34 +0000 Kristen Pachett 102726 at http://www.ifaw.org Where is sea turtle #1306? http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/where-sea-turtle <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/kristen-pachett">Kristen Pachett</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, 01/06/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="The author helping turtle #727 with its rehabilitation. " class="caption" longdesc="The author helping turtle #727 with its rehabilitation. " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_5_15_turtle.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="The author helping turtle #727 with its rehabilitation. " />This post was filed by Belinda Rubinstein, one of our IFAW Marine Mammal Rescue and Research responders that helped care for turtles rescued during an unprecedented sea turtle cold stunning event. <strong>-- KP</strong></em></p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/0m-RXJwulDI&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/0m-RXJwulDI&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0m-RXJwulDI"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-0m-RXJwulDI.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/where-sea-turtle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Cape Cod coast guard NEAq New England Aquarium rescue sea stranding turtle Video Mon, 05 Jan 2015 19:10:11 +0000 Kristen Pachett 102590 at http://www.ifaw.org