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Truckload of pangolins seized in Ratchaburi

Truckload of pangolins seized in Ratchaburi | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Latest news, politics, business and sport from Thailand and Asean, plus features, opinion and multimedia from across Southeast Asia.

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Scaling the odds at Vietnam's pangolin rehab

Scaling the odds at Vietnam's pangolin rehab | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Pangolin Mi Bo has seen better days. He arrived at a rescue centre in Vietnam missing a paw after it was cut off in a snare trap.

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Its own rhinos hunted to extinction, Vietnam is a hub for the rhino horn trade

Its own rhinos hunted to extinction, Vietnam is a hub for the rhino horn trade | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Conservationists hope Vietnam, a major consumer and transshipper of rhino horn, can crack down on the illicit trade before other species go the way of the Vietnamese rhinoceros.

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Bring in a total ban on ivory sales, 100 politicians, conservationists and celebrities say

Bring in a total ban on ivory sales, 100 politicians, conservationists and celebrities say | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Britain must follow the lead of Margaret Thatcher and bring in a "

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How the pangolin got its scales – a genetic just-so story

How the pangolin got its scales – a genetic just-so story | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Everyone loves animal oddities. Darwin and Lamarck pondered the advantages of the giraffe's long legs and neck, while a few decades later Rudyard Kipling explained how the leopard got its spots. Today genome sequencing i

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Trade Ban to Protect Pangolins: Enough to Save Them?

Trade Ban to Protect Pangolins: Enough to Save Them? | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
An international agreement now prohibits the commercial sale across international borders of the world’s most trafficked mammals. Enforcement is another matter.

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Lao PDR failing to curb pangolin and hornbill trafficking: new reports

Lao PDR failing to curb pangolin and hornbill trafficking: new reports | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Porous border, gaps in the country’s laws, as well as a lack of law enforcement, are impeding Lao PDR’s efforts to tackle wildlife trafficking, three new reports conclude.

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Cheetah is now 'running for its very survival' - BBC News

Cheetah is now 'running for its very survival' - BBC News | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
The illegal trade in cheetahs as exotic pets could help drive some of the remaining populations of these spectacular cats, which are already diminished, to extinction.

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This Popular Aquarium Fish Might Vanish From the Wild

This Popular Aquarium Fish Might Vanish From the Wild | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
The survival of a spectacular coral fish from Indonesia may depend on a decision made in South Africa this month.

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U.S. TO BURN RHINO HORN STOCKPILE; TAKES STAND AGAINST RHINO HORN TRADE

U.S. TO BURN RHINO HORN STOCKPILE; TAKES STAND AGAINST RHINO HORN TRADE | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it

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Can Biotech Companies Save The Rhinos?

Can Biotech Companies Save The Rhinos? | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
To help stem the tide of rhino poaching, some biotech companies such as Pembient are seeking to

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Man fined RM25,000 for having pangolins - Nation | The Star Online

Man fined RM25,000 for having pangolins - Nation | The Star Online | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
KOTA KINABALU: A man was slapped with a RM25,000 fine in default three years’ jail after he pleaded guilty to illegal possession of live pangolins and 900g of pangolin scales.

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Orangutan trading syndicates uncovered

Orangutan trading syndicates uncovered | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Demand for protected species, including orangutans, on the black market has remained high despite the authorities’ continued campaign for their preservation

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Legal trade in rhinoceros horns could save the species

Legal trade in rhinoceros horns could save the species | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
But experts worry legal schemes can't overcome poaching and illegal profits.

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Vietnam destroys huge ivory, rhino horn cache

Vietnam destroys huge ivory, rhino horn cache | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
The ivory and rhino horn trade is officially banned in Vietnam, but its use in traditional medicine and for decoration remains widespread, especially among the communist country's growing elite.

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Why the wildlife of the world needs CITES 2.0

Why the wildlife of the world needs CITES 2.0 | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Having an ineffective but legally binding agreement against wildlife trade is preferable to having none; but in order to offer true protection fo

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Where did all the pangolins go? International CITES trade in pangolin species

Where did all the pangolins go? International CITES trade in pangolin species | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it

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TripAdvisor to Stop Selling Tickets to Many Animal Attractions

TripAdvisor to Stop Selling Tickets to Many Animal Attractions | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
TripAdvisor will no longer sell tickets to attractions like elephant rides and dolphin swims, a decision that could reshape how booking sites approach animal welfare.

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Only pangolin on display in the U.S. dies at San Diego Zoo

Only pangolin on display in the U.S. dies at San Diego Zoo | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
The only pangolin on display in the United States died this week at the San Diego zoo.

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Pangolins thrown a lifeline at global wildlife summit with total trade ban

Pangolins thrown a lifeline at global wildlife summit with total trade ban | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
World’s most illegally trafficked mammal wins total ban on international trade in all species under the strictest Cites protection possible

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These 7 Obscure Animals May Get More Protection From Humans

These 7 Obscure Animals May Get More Protection From Humans | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
The future of these little-known species may depend on decisions made in South Africa in a couple of weeks.

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Special Investigation: Inside the Deadly Rhino Horn Trade

Special Investigation: Inside the Deadly Rhino Horn Trade | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Here's how a pair of South Africans could undermine the international efforts to protect the vulnerable animals.

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Zimbabwe Dehorning All Adult Rhinos to Curb Poaching

Zimbabwe Dehorning All Adult Rhinos to Curb Poaching | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
Hundreds of animals will have their horns removed.

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US drug circuit high on pangolins smuggled out of Madhya Pradesh! - Times of India

US drug circuit high on pangolins smuggled out of Madhya Pradesh! - Times of India | Let's End Poaching | Scoop.it
America.A recent Interpol report states that 26% scales of the.

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sundapangolin

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While you should always stand by your beliefs, you need to listen and accept those of other people. Then you are in the position to work together and that is the most powerful tool in conservation.

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