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Pioneers for responsibly farmed pangasius recognized

Pioneers for responsibly farmed pangasius recognized | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Vietnam’s pangasius sector will achieve its target to certify ten per cent of the country’s pangasius production under the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) standard by the end of 2012.
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allAfrica.com: Kenya: Squeezed Kenyan Poachers Switch to Al Shabaab Charcoal Racket - Police (Page 1 of 2)

allAfrica.com: Kenya: Squeezed Kenyan Poachers Switch to Al Shabaab Charcoal Racket - Police (Page 1 of 2) | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience
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Five Things You Should Know About Wildlife Corridors

Five Things You Should Know About Wildlife Corridors | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Beginning in the early 1900s and continuing for much of the 20th century, conservationists focused on protecting core areas for wildlife—biologically diverse habitats designated as wildlife refuges, wilderness areas, parks and other units.

But since the 1970s, scientists have learned that prote...
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Rainforest Reptiles & Amphibians

Rainforest Reptiles & Amphibians | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Tropical rainforests are home to a huge diversity of reptiles (snakes, lizards, turtles, tortoises, and crocodiles) and amphibians (frogs, toads, salamanders, newts, and worm-like caecilians). These are found in virtually all rainforest habitats, ranging from the high canopy to streams and creeks. Collectively, reptiles and amphibians are known as herps.
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How climate change will acidify the oceans

How climate change will acidify the oceans | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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It Takes a Country: Nepal’s Year of Zero Poaching - Bites @ Animal Planet

It Takes a Country: Nepal’s Year of Zero Poaching - Bites @ Animal Planet | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Nepal recently celebrated a great achievement: 365 days of zero poaching. This means that there were zero killings of elephants, rhinos and tigers in the country.
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The best reason to protect bats isn't environmental — it's economic

The best reason to protect bats isn't environmental — it's economic | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The flying creatures aren't so cuddly. But they sure are useful.
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Planning Wildlife-Friendly Transmission Corridors for Renewable Energy

Planning Wildlife-Friendly Transmission Corridors for Renewable Energy | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Defenders is working to ensure that new transmission corridors traverse our landscapes with as little impact as possible on vulnerable habitats & wildlife.
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Turn your lights off for Earth Hour this Saturday

Turn your lights off for Earth Hour this Saturday | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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You Can Volunteer to Work in Animal Conservation Projects in Namibia

Namibia is almost a desert country in South Western Africa where the larger portion of land consists of Sub-Saharan desert tracts. Yet there is...
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Wildlife Orphanage Volunteer in south Africa

One of their main focus is collecting essential and empirical base-line data to support research initiatives, policy formulation, and sustainable...
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Some About Wildlife Sanctuary in Namibia

There are various projects here which allows volunteers the chance to travel and work as a volunteer at the Namibia Wildlife Sanctuary with...
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Don't give up on Australia's endangered species

Don't give up on Australia's endangered species | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
David Lindenmayer: It’s defeatist to say that some plants and animals should be allowed to become extinct. Here are five things we can do to help save them
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Standard Digital News : : The Counties - Poacher escapes with rhino horns after fierce battle with KWS rangers

Standard Digital News : : The Counties - Poacher escapes with rhino horns after fierce battle with KWS rangers | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
A rhino was killed on Saturday, hours after animal rights activists held a demonstration in Mombasa to press the Government to bolster surveillance to stop increased poaching.
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2: With Great Power Comes Great (Environmental) Responsibility | Sustainable Brands

The Amazing Spider-Man 2: With Great Power Comes Great (Environmental) Responsibility | Sustainable Brands | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
According to Sony Pictures, the physical production of the upcoming blockbuster The Amazing Spider-Man 2, hailed as “the most eco-friendly blockbuster in the history of the studio” by president of production Hannah Minghella, was entirely carbon-neutral, thanks to attention to a variety of pertinent and easily modifiable details.
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Cape Town triumphs in Earth Hour Capital 2014 award

Cape Town triumphs in Earth Hour Capital 2014 award | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
WWF’s Earth Hour City Challenge has awarded Cape Town, South Africa the title Global Earth Hour Capital 2014.
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Sussex Wildlife Trust - Bees

Sussex Wildlife Trust - Bees | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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Belgium to Destroy Its Illegal Ivory Next Month

Belgium to Destroy Its Illegal Ivory Next Month | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Belgium is scheduled to destroy its entire stockpile of illegal ivory next month, joining the United States, China and several other countries in taking a stand against wildlife trafficking.
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The video Procter & Gamble don't want you to see

The video Procter & Gamble don't want you to see | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
There’s a story that the “proud sponsor of moms”, @ProcterGamble, is not telling you- and it’s threatening orangutans & their moms! WATCH & SHARE this video to spread the word.
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Warmer springs boost tit survival

Warmer springs boost tit survival | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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Oil Spill Threatens Wildlife in the Galveston Bay

Oil Spill Threatens Wildlife in the Galveston Bay | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Well, it looks like there has been yet another fossil fuel accident. Over the weekend, 168,000 gallons of toxic oil spilled into the Galveston Bay. A Kirby Inland Marine oil barge collided with a cargo ship, shutting down The Houston Ship Channel, and spilling as much as 4,000 barrels of fuel o...
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New clever species of praying mantis named after Al Gore

New clever species of praying mantis named after Al Gore | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
'Liturgusa algorei' one of 19 new species of the predatory insect identified in the tropical forests of Central and South America.
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Working In The Wildlife Orphanage As A Volunteer

Volunteers with special empathy for animals are selected from those who apply and these volunteers are trained to look after small animals that have been recently orphaned are still not capable of looking after themselves.
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Volunteers for Wildlife Conservation Projects

Volunteers for Wildlife Conservation Projects | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
South Africa has one of the best wild life reserves in the world. Apart from the scenic beauty of the country and its warm people there are vast wildlife sanctuaries that attract visitors by the ...
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The Wildlife Trusts' Paul Wilkinson asks, are we fit to frack? - Climate change - Our work - The RSPB Community

The Wildlife Trusts' Paul Wilkinson asks, are we fit to frack? - Climate change - Our work - The RSPB Community | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Continuing the theme, Are we fit to frack? Here's a post from The Wildlife Trusts' Paul Wilkinson...

Fracking, like many controversial issues, is complicated. It......
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Kenya poaching crisis national disaster says conservationist - Times LIVE

Kenya poaching crisis national disaster says conservationist - Times LIVE | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Latest news from South Africa, World, Politics, Entertainment and Lifestyle. The home of The Times and Sunday Times newspaper.
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