Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it?
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SOPs changed to stop illegal wildlife trafficking | theSundaily

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 5, 2012):The Natural Resources and Environment Ministry has changed its standard operating procedures (SOP) to avoid a repeat of the case of notorious illegal wildlife trafficker, Anson Wong.

 

Minister Datuk Seri Douglas Uggah Embas said the ministry is well aware of accusations that officers from its Wildlife and National Parks Department (Perhilitan) were involved in what was believed to be an 'inside job'....

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African law enforcers, lawyers call for stiffer penalties for poachers

Nairobi, Kenya - Top legal minds came together in Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday for a judicial discussion surrounding the need to enforce harsher penalties for wildlife-related crimes....

 

The event was well attended by individuals from top law firms, as well as representatives from state law offices and the judiciary.

 

“Africa is experiencing an unparalleled surge in wildlife crime that seriously threatens the continued survival of key species and the associated benefits, such as tourism,” said Helen Gichohi, president of the AWF.

 

The entry of organized crime syndicates into the illegal wildlife trade, most notably of rhino horn and elephant ivory, has created a crisis situation in many African countries....

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Tri-nation effort to fight smuggling

NAKHON RATCHASIMA : Cambodian, Lao and Thai officials are taking a 14-day training course to beef up cooperation in the fight against wildlife smuggling across international borders.

 

The programme is organised by the Asean Wildlife Enforcement Network (Asean-WEN), the United Nations Environment Programme (Unep) and the Freeland Foundation as part of a campaign to curb illegal wildlife trafficking in Southeast Asia. The lower Mekong region is one of the world's major transit points for smuggling endangered and exotic wildlife.

 

Theerapat Prayurasiddhi, deputy chief of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, said the training was aimed at enhancing officials' ability to stop the illegal wildlife trade and unauthorised logging along shared borders.

 

"The department is committed to taking the lead in supporting our friends in Asean to strengthen their capacities and efforts in wildlife trade suppression," he said.

 

During the training sessions, authorities will share information about the illegal wildlife trade, border patrol techniques, law enforcement and forest survival skills.

 

Participants will also learn about new technology for wildlife crime suppression. This includes new smart phone applications that can be used to update and share information about wildlife smuggling.

 

Steven Galster, executive director of the Freeland Foundation, said border zones are often rich in wildlife and better cooperation between neighbouring countries is vital to protect vulnerable species. "Nobody knows how much the illegal wildlife trade along the border is worth. But we know that prices are increasing in line with strong growing demand from customers in China and Vietnam.

 

"You can see the price for a pangolin has gone up to more than 15,000 baht each and the price for tigers has gone up to 1 million baht," said Mr Galster. The Asean-WEN network is also fighting wildlife trafficking in the region.

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Illegal ivory trade 'helping fund guerrilla groups'

Washington has asked Thailand to crack down on the illegal wildlife trade, citing the illicit business as a major moneymaker for armed guerrilla groups.
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Indonesia remains epicenter for illegal wildlife trade in reptiles and amphibians

Indonesia remains epicenter for illegal wildlife trade in reptiles and amphibians | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it
Demand for exotic pets is driving the illegal harvest and trade of herpetofauna (reptiles and amphibians) in Indonesian New Guinea, according to a recent study published in the journal Biodiversity and Conservation.

 

Between September 2010 and April 2011, Daniel Natusch and Jessica Lyons of the University of New South Wales surveyed traders of amphibians and reptiles in the Indonesian provinces of Maluku, West Papua and Papua.


Read more at http://news.mongabay.com/2012/1024-kimbrough-reptile-trade-indonesia.html#pUJEg8D3Yal0We1y.99 ;

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Thai police stop pickup truck, find 16 tiger cubs

BANGKOK — Police in northeastern Thailand who chased a pickup truck trying to avoid a highway checkpoint found unexpected contraband in the back of the vehicle: 16 tiger cubs.

 

Police Col. Supakorn Khamsingnok said Saturday the driver told police he was paid 15,000 baht ($500) to deliver the cubs from a Bangkok suburb to northeastern Udon Thani province on the border with Laos.

 

Supakorn said police believe the tigers, packed in eight cages, were being sent outside Thailand. Thailand is a hub of the international black market for protected animals and wildlife parts, often used for traditional East Asian medicines.

 

The driver faces a possible four-year jail term and 40,000 baht ($1,300) fine on wildlife smuggling-related charges.

 

The cubs were taken after their seizure Friday to be cared for by wildlife officials.

 

In May last year, Thai police arrested a man suspected of being a key player in one of the country's largest tiger trafficking rings. They believe the network bought tigers to sell mainly to buyers in China, sending them via land routes through neighboring Laos and Vietnam.

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For the Elephants

For the Elephants | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

ACT & SHARE! JOIN H.A.N.D.S. & NIKELA IN SIGNING 5 CURRENT ELEPHANT IVORY POACHING PETITIONS 

 

In response to the recent confiscation by Hong Kong officials of 4 TONS of elephant ivory, we are asking that you sign and share these petitions if you haven't already done so.

Many thanks.

 

PHOTO: WORLD WILDLIFE FUND -

►► 5 PETITIONS !!!
PET ►1 http://www.avaaz.org/en/no_more_bloody_ivory/ ;
PET ►2 http://www.avaaz.org/en/protect_the_elephants/?vl 
PET ►3 http://www.ifaw.org/africa/get-involved/we-need-your-help-save-elephants ;
PET ►4 https://www.change.org/petitions/papa-benedetto-xvi-mettere-al-bando-il-commercio-d-avorio-2utm_campaign=share_button_mobile&utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=share_petition&utm_term=22179888    
PET ►5 https://www.change.org/petitions/stop-killing-african-elephants-for-illegal-ivory-trade ;

 

PLEASE WATCH LATEST:OCTOBER 22, 2012 HONG KONG — The authorities in Hong Kong have intercepted one of the largest shipments of illegal ivory in history — 1,209 elephant tusks and ivory ornaments weighing more than 8,400 pounds !!! source http://rendezvous.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/huge-seizure-of-illegal-ivory-in-hong-kong/ ;

 

►►AND : Published on Oct 21, 2012 by BBCWORLDNEWS26
Hong Kong customs officials say they have confiscated nearly four tonnes of smuggled ivory - their largest seizure of products from endangered species.

The haul - worth about $3.4m (£2.1m) - was hidden in two separate containers from Kenya and Tanzania.The seizure followed a tip-off from mainland Chinese police, who have since arrested seven people !►► http://youtu.be/LN33DzI5-ys    


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SEE ►► PICTURES @ http://www.wildlife-pictures-online.com/elephant-poaching-aftermath.html ;
SEE ►► VIDEO : http://youtu.be/PGznqCl3LVk  

 

Photos of Animal Liberation Worldwide

 

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Helping Familes of the Other Poaching Victims - Rangers

Helping Familes of the Other Poaching Victims - Rangers | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

The Fallen Rangers project was launched to provide a financial safety net for widows and children of Virunga rangers killed in the line of duty. A ranger’s greatest fear is not losing his life, but the impact their death will have on family members left behind. Until the creation of Fallen Rangers Fund, widows received precious little or no financial support and their families invariably became severely impoverished and destitute. Clearly, allowing such a thing to happen is no way to pay back a family for years of dedicated service to Virunga National Park.

Emmanuel de Merode, Director of Virunga National Park, began the work of identifying all the widows of fallen rangers in 2007. Since that time, he and others on the Virunga team have managed to piece together the identities of 75% of the ranger widows dating back to 1991, when regional hostilities began. The process will continue until all are identified and screened for eligibility. As long as a widow has not remarried and her children are under the age of 18, they will be covered by the fund....
http://fallenrangers.gorillacd.org/  ;

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UNODC: Wildlife Trafficking New Form Of Organised Crime

Illicit wildlife trafficking is a new form of transnational organised crime which needs a greater response, the UNODC has warned.

 

This was concurred by governments who gathered in Vienna, Austria from Oct 15 to 19 this year for a meeting organised by the UNODC.....

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Trafficking, Hunting, Conservation and other critical Wildlife topics

Trafficking, Hunting, Conservation and other critical Wildlife topics | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

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In our first joint venture, H.A.N.D.S. is partnering with Nikela, one of our favorite small NGOs, with South African roots and a passionate conservationist spirit. Nikela's mission is
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H.A.N.D.S. - HABITAT ACTION NETWORK DEFENSE & SUPPORT - is a collective of key activists in the field and around the world, collaborating to make a real difference in protecting and promoting habitats, species, and peoples.

 

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People like Chris Mercer, Dr. William Fowlds, Dr. Pieter Kat, Margot Stewart, and others who protect, advocate and make things happen for rhino, lions, primates, birds of prey and other endangered and threatened wildlife in Africa.

 

Some of this information is not found anywhere else and is provided at no cost to you in hopes that it will inspire and motivate you to get involved.

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Rhino poacher arrested in Assam, confesses to militants' involvement

Rhino poacher arrested in Assam, confesses to militants' involvement | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it
Since June floods devastated Assam, animals trying to escape the rising waters in Kaziranga National Park have fallen prey to hunters, poachers and speeding vehicles. More than 700 animals have died since then and more carcasses are being revealed as the waters go down.

 

But there's another threat, particularly to rhinos, that won't recede with the water. It is from the armed militant separatist outfits in the area.

 

The biggest clue to this came after the arrest of one Lindok Rongpi yesterday, who confessed before a magistrate that he poached six rhinos under the instructions of Songja Timung, self-styled defence secretary of Kuki National Liberation Front, one of the armed outfits from Karbianglong in Assam, now in a ceasefire agreement....

 

http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/rhino-poacher-arrested-in-assam-confesses-to-militants-involvement-283686 ;

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China hosts first Environmental Security Seminar with INTERPOL

China hosts first Environmental Security Seminar with INTERPOL | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it
China hosts its first National Environmental Security Seminar with INTERPOL support

 

BEIJING, China ‒ International efforts to develop a cooperative and collaborative multi-agency strategy to tackle environmental crime received a boost after China hosted its first National Environmental Security Seminar with the support of INTERPOL.

 

At the meeting China announced it would seek out and develop opportunities to enhance its international environmental enforcement efforts in cooperation with INTERPOL. To take this initiative further, it was agreed that an expanded meeting will be organized involving all Chinese Divisions and Ministries responsible for environmental law enforcement.

 

Following the official launch by INTERPOL’s Environmental Crime Programme of its National Environmental Security Task Force (NEST) initiative in September, Chinese authorities decided to organize a National Environmental Security Seminar with INTERPOL and invited the head of INTERPOL’s Environmental Crime Programme, David Higgins, who welcomed their initiative.

 

“China has set a good example for the entire international environmental compliance and enforcement community and we look forward to forging closer ties and working alongside China in our common endeavour to prevent environmental crime and enhance environmental security,” said Mr Higgins.

 

Critical issues such as the survival of wild tigers and the protection of forest were on the agenda, together with INTERPOL initiatives such as Project PREDATOR and Project LEAF, which are actively supported by the US Agency for International Development, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation and the UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

 

The meeting, hosted by the Ministry of Public Security at the INTERPOL National Central Bureau in Beijing, was attended by representatives from the following Chinese government agencies and departments:

 

INTERPOL Division, International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Public Security
Firearms Administration Division, Public Order Administration Department, Ministry of Public Security
Criminal Investigation Division, Forestry Public Security Bureau of State Forestry Administration
Wild Animal and Plant Administration Division, Wildlife Protection Department, SFA
Intelligence Division, Anti-smuggling Department, The General Administration of Customs
Law Enforcement Division, CITES Management Authority of China
Wild Animal and Aquatic Plant Protection Division, Fishery Command Centre, Ministry of Agriculture

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Judge sentences men for poaching Colorado black bear

Judge sentences men for poaching Colorado black bear | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it
Two men from Tennessee were sentenced in Garfield County Court earlier this month for their role in a felony, bear poaching incident in August.

 

Officer says hunters removed all four of the bears' paws as souvenirs

 

Harley Boss Manley, 51, of Martin, Tenn., pleaded guilty to a charge of killing a black bear before Sept. 1, which marks the start of the bear hunting season each fall. He was given a mandatory five-year suspension of his hunting privileges, a two-year deferred prison sentence for felony willful destruction, forfeit his bow, ordered to pay a fine of $4,000 and donate $6,000 to Operation Game Thief, a Colorado tip line for wildlife infractions. In addition, the Garfield County judge ordered that Manley be placed under supervised probation.

 

David Ronnie Coleman, 62, of Union City, Tenn., also pleaded guilty to killing a black bear before Sept. 1, and received a mandatory five-year suspension of his hunting privileges. He was fined $3,000 and ordered to donate $4,000 to OGT....

 

 

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Even Engineers are talking about wildlife trafficking!

Even Engineers are talking about wildlife trafficking! | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

Poaching and the illicit trafficking of wildlife products were raised at the United Nations’ (UN’s) General Assembly for the first time in September during discussions on how to strengthen national and international governance....

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Social Media screams about rhino poaching - while silent about lion deaths

Social Media screams about rhino poaching - while silent about lion deaths | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

The number of African lions has plummeted, yet in South Africa the debate over poaching has been suppressed

 

This year, the poaching of over 430 rhinos in South Africa has rightly dominated the news. The massacre of these animals has forced the government to respond with more rangers in Kruger national park and stronger surveillance in the airports. Sadly, the energy and hand-wringing to protect one species is not extending to another. South Africa's lions are down to the last few prides, with just 2,000 living in the wild. But the failure to curb the nascent but burgeoning trade in lion bones could see this drop even further.

 

In illicit auctions in Beijing and Ho Chi Minh City, lion bone wine has stepped in to replace its tiger bone cousin as a supposed cure-all. A complete lion skeleton can sell for as much as $9,000. For the traders, lion bones are a big business. Over 1,400 lion and leopard trophies were exported from the country in 2009 and 2010 and while much of this trade comes from private lodges, poachers have been detained at Johannesburg airport for attempting to smuggle out lion bones, an indication that the threat is now spreading into the country's famous national parks.

 

According to CITES, between 2009 and 2010 exports of lion bones from South Africa have risen by 250%. Hundreds of thousands of people have called on the government to act to save these majestic creatures. The reaction so far: stubborn denials and political censorship to silence the growing drumbeat of lion campaigners.....

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Rwanda: Three Held for Wild Animal Poaching

Three people believed to be part of a group of poachers in Akagera National Park have been arrested in Mukarange, Kayonza District.

 

The suspects, who are currently being held at Mukarange Police Station, were arrested last Thursday in a police crackdown in Eastern Province.

 

The suspects were found with animal hides. Their arrest followed a tip-off from local residents allegedly conversant with the trio's illegal acts, police said.

 

Poaching is illegal under article 417 of the new penal code.

It stipulates that any person who poaches, sells, injures or kills a gorilla or any other protected endangered animal species shall be liable to a term of imprisonment of between five and ten years and a fine ranging from Rwf500,000 to Rwf 5 million.

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Hong Kong Ivory Bust Underscores Global Scale of Wildlife Crime

Hong Kong Ivory Bust Underscores Global Scale of Wildlife Crime | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

A major ivory seizure in Hong Kong uncovered roughly four tons of ivory products—estimated to be valued at over $3.4 million and potentially equivalent to 500 elephants. Last week, officials seized nearly 1,000 pieces of ivory, coming from Kenya and Tanzania via a complicated smuggling route that touched several transit points internationally to avoid detection. Seven people were arrested.

 

Coupled with the recent United Nations acknowledgement that illegal wildlife trafficking is now considered a form of transnational organized crime, this capture draws attention to the grave and unlawful worldwide poaching crisis....

 

http://worldwildlife.org/stories/hong-kong-ivory-bust-underscores-global-scale-of-wildlife-crime ;

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Fear of Ecological Collapse in Southern Africa

Fear of Ecological Collapse in Southern Africa | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

The African savannah is home to countless iconic species. Cheetah, lion, leopard, and African wild dog roam South Africa, but increasing threats from illegal hunting and the bushmeat trade haunt these powerful predators. Unselective methods—like snare traps—capture unintended victims while diminishing prey.


A new report co-authored by WCS, Panthera, and the Zoological Society of London underlines the severity of these risks: without intervention, entire regions could suffer ecological collapse....

 

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Tanzania ivory: Elephant facts versus official fictions - EIA International

Tanzania ivory: Elephant facts versus official fictions - EIA International | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

Tanzania’s hardly been out of the headlines since quietly slipping in an application earlier this month to reduce international protection for its elephant populations and auction off 101 tonnes of stockpiled ivory.

EIA was quick off the mark to condemn the country’s proposals to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

Archive shot of Tanzania’s ivory stockpile (c) EIA

Branding the move as ‘ludicrous’ in the context of a rising tide of elephant slaughter and at a time when CITES’s own ivory trading system is increasingly being called into question as a major driver of poaching and the illegal international trade in ivory, we sought to focus attention on the application in advance of its discussion at the next major CITES meeting in Bangkok, in March 2013.

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How LAGO Helped Bust the Largest Known Smuggling Ring in Africa

How LAGO Helped Bust the Largest Known Smuggling Ring in Africa | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it
Ofir Drori, our 2012 Environmental Award winner, founded the Last Great Ape Organization, or LAGA, in 2002 as a way to fight illegal trafficking of ivory, gorillas, and other wildlife across Africa. Today, the Cameroon-based independent law enforcement organization helps convict one major dealer each week, on average. Here's how they caught one of the most damaging rings:
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How Namibia turned poachers into gamekeepers and saved rare wildlife - CNN.com

How Namibia turned poachers into gamekeepers and saved rare wildlife - CNN.com | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

In Namibia, the question of who owns the wildlife has often been fraught with difficulties....

 

When John Kasaona was a young boy, his father did what many men did at the time; he poached.

 

"He used to catch everything from springbok to lion," recalls Kasaona. "There was constant food in our family."


The practice was, of course, illegal, and the landowners often came down hard on poachers.


"It was a very awkward situation," says Kasaona. "The colonial government's department of conservation started opening up pots in the local communities to see what was in those pots."


Though the authorities arrested perpetrators, poaching remained rampant in the 1970s and 1980s as bad droughts and a war for independence ravaged local livestock. As a result, many species in Namibia were facing extinction....

 

In 1983, Kasaona's father was asked by the village headman to stop poaching. From now on he would no longer hunt wildlife; he would protect it. He was one of the first poachers turned "game guards", in the country.


The novel idea -- to protect wildlife by enlisting those most skilled at tracking it -- was the brainchild of the Integrated Rural Development and Nature Conservation (IRDNC), an NGO of which Kasaona is now the director. One of the founders of IRDNC, a conservationist named Gareth Owen-Smith, formed the idea for the game guard system in tandem with the local Herero herdsmen.

 

"He discovered that these elders didn't want to see the end of wildlife any more than he did," remarks IRDNC's co-founder, Margaret Jacobsohn. "It might not make sense from an outside perspective, but from a local perspective, these are the men who know and enjoy being in the bush. But now they're earning an income from being there."...

 

 

 

 

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50,000 lost in 2011? Pangolin Trade Betrays Apathy for Biodiversity

50,000 lost in 2011? Pangolin Trade Betrays Apathy for Biodiversity | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

KARACHI, Pakistan, Oct 10 2012 (IPS) - Conservationists see the decimation of pangolins (scaly anteaters) in Pakistan as a sign of the callousness with which this country’s rich biodiversity is being traded away for commercial gain.

 

Tariq Mahmood, assistant professor at the University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, tells IPS that if the illegal trade in pangolins – prized for their scales and meat – is not stemmed, the animal may well go extinct within the next few decades.

 

Between December 2011 and March 2012, Mahmood’s team of researchers recovered 50 pangolin carcasses in the Potohar district of Punjab province alone.

 

International trade in Asian pangolin species is banned under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, but with each animal fetching about 125 dollars, poachers supplying markets in China and Southeast Asia are ready to take the risk.

 

In China, the main market for pangolins, the meat of the animal is considered a delicacy with the scales, blood and other parts used as ingredients in traditional medicine.

 

“People in Pakistan know pangolins only as a harmless animal and are unaware that the animal also saves crops and plants from insect pests,” says Ejaz Ahmad of the World Wide Fund-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan). “With their super strong sense of smell, they can detect termites and ants from hundreds of metres away.”

 

“They are natural pest controllers,” Rhishja Cota-Larson of Project Pangolin (PP) told IPS. “One pangolin can consume an estimated 70 million insects per year.

 

“If pangolins disappear, you would need to increase the use of pesticides in order to control the insect population. This, in turn, would have adverse affects on the environment and on people,” she said.

 

“We know of pangolins being killed for their scales in Pakistan and their seizures occur on a regular basis in India and Nepal,” Cota-Larson added. The PP has noted similar incidents in Zimbabwe, Kenya, Mozambique and Uganda.

 

The insatiable demand may have wiped out around 50,000 pangolins worldwide in 2011, according to PP.... 

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Crimes Against Wildlife = Crimes Against Public

Crimes Against Wildlife = Crimes Against Public | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

TWIN FALLS • When a person commits a crime against another, someone calls police. When a home is burglarized, an alarm alerts the authorities.

 

But when a trophy bull elk is harvested out of season or a yearling moose is shot from a roadway, who reports it?

 

“We don’t have anybody to report to us when something bad happens to them,” said Gary Hompland, regional conservation officer for the Idaho Department of Fish and Game.

 

Welcome to the world of fish and wildlife crimes, where the victims are rarely human yet the crimes affect every Idahoan.

 

“They’re actually a crime against all the people of Idaho,” he said.

“All the citizens of Idaho own these animals.”

 

And the best way to catch these criminals, Hompland said, is by word of mouth.

 

“We have a public, sportsman or non-sportsman, who are genuinely concerned about Idaho’s natural resources,” he said.

 

“We rely on their eyes and ears when they’re out fishing, hunting or recreating.”...

 

 

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Wildlife activist Ofir Drori wins top WWF award

Wildlife activist Ofir Drori wins top WWF award | Wildlife Trafficking: Who Does it? Allows it? | Scoop.it

Ofir Drori - Israeli-born photojournalist, educator and anti-wildlife crime activist - has been awarded the prestigious WWF Duke of Edinburgh Conservation Medal* for 2012....

 

A tireless anti-corruption whistleblower and law enforcement activist, 36-year-old Ofir Drori works on the frontlines of endangered wildlife protection in West and Central Africa.

 

Ofir arrived in Cameroon a decade ago where he founded the Last Great Ape Organization (LAGA), the first wildlife law enforcement NGO in Africa.

 

Within seven months, Ofir and LAGA had brought about Cameroon’s first wildlife crime prosecution, providing a model that is now being replicated in West and Central Africa.

 

He's also founder-director of the Central Africa Wildlife Law Enforcement Network....

 

http://www.wwf.org.uk/news_feed.cfm?6271/Wildlife-activist-Ofir-Drori-wins-top-WWF-award 

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From poacher to conservationist

More on the illegal wildlife trade: http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/species/problems/illegal_trade/ Désiré Deontegeo, who used to be a poacher in the ra...
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