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How elephant poaching helped fund Kenya terrorist attack

How elephant poaching helped fund Kenya terrorist attack | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Al-Shabaab, the al-Qaeda-backed Somali terror group responsible for Saturday's attack in a Nairobi mall, receives significant funding from the illegal poaching. This is why the US sees wildlife trafficking as a national security issue.
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Poachers kill 2 rangers in Thailand

Poachers kill 2 rangers in Thailand | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Two wildlife rangers have been killed by poachers in Thailand, reports the Wildlife Conservation Society..
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Record number of rhinos killed in South Africa in 2013

Record number of rhinos killed in South Africa in 2013 | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Total of 688 rhino deaths passes last year's record, with three months of the year still to go
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Plan Your African Adventure Tour Efficiently

Plan Your African Adventure Tour Efficiently | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
When accessing a tour agency to get a wonderful tour packages there are many things to note. First and the most important thing is to check whether they have the capability to ensure a good ...
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Rhino killings jump following South African announcement on rhino horn trade

Rhino killings jump following South African announcement on rhino horn trade | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
On the eve of World Rhino Day a new study has shown that the number of rhino killed each week has surged since South Africa announced its plans to establish a legal market in rhino horn.
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How to teach … rhinos and conservation

How to teach … rhinos and conservation | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
How to teach: All five species of rhino are critically endangered.
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Visit the Land Of Paradise with African Safari

If you are visiting Africa, then here’s something you ought to know- Africa isn’t just a country of culture and heritage. Africa is diversified into different tourism segments and one most importan...
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Blue Lizard Adventures: Tips to be Followed Before You Go in Africa

Blue Lizard Adventures: Tips to be Followed Before You Go in Africa | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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US to destroy 6 ton illegal ivory stockpile

US to destroy 6 ton illegal ivory stockpile | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
If you're starting to hear more news about elephant and rhino poaching or wildlife trafficking, in general, it's no surprise. The US seems to be getting engaged in stopping the crisis.
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UK's rarest lizards return to dunes

UK's rarest lizards return to dunes | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Rare sand lizards have been released on sand dunes in North Wales in a bid to revive ailing populations.
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Kenya: Kitenden Corridor connects Amboseli Elephants to Mount Kilimanjaro National Park

Kenya: Kitenden Corridor connects Amboseli Elephants to Mount Kilimanjaro National Park | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The Portal for the Conservation of Africa's Flora and Fauna - ACF works to preserve Africa's wildlife by supporting, linking and conducting conservation projects throughout the continent.
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Chinese visitors to Kenya to receive SMS poaching warnings

Chinese visitors to Kenya to receive SMS poaching warnings | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The Chinese Embassy in Nairobi is to send warnings over engaging in poaching via SMS to Chinese nationals visiting Kenya as it looks to improve its image following accusations of Chinese elephant and rhino poaching.
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Poachers poison Zimbabwe elephants

Poachers poison Zimbabwe elephants | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Poachers have used poison to kill 41 elephants in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park, an official tells the BBC.
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9 disturbing signs pointing to a catastrophic oil spill in the Arctic

9 disturbing signs pointing to a catastrophic oil spill in the Arctic | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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Loss of digging mammals linked to ecosystem decline

Loss of digging mammals linked to ecosystem decline | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Wombats, bilbies, bandicoots and potoroos play role in keeping landscape healthy, researchers say
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Leading climate change economist brands sceptics 'irrational'

Leading climate change economist brands sceptics 'irrational' | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Lord Stern says governments should treat as 'just noise' what sceptics say on climate change
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Travel & Tourism Articles - How Can We Support Wild Life Conservation Projects? - Amazines.com Article Search Engine

Travel & Tourism Articles - How Can We Support Wild Life Conservation Projects? - Amazines.com Article Search Engine | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Articles from BLUE LIZARD - Conserving wildlife and our nature has become very important for us today. Our planet is not just for us to live peacefully and exploit all resources available in it.
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Indian farmers fight elephant menace with chilli

Indian farmers fight elephant menace with chilli | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Plan to plant chilli peppers along migration routes in bid to deter animals from eating crops and damaging farmland
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The Highs and Lows of India’s Forgotten Elephants | Elephant Family

The Highs and Lows of India’s Forgotten Elephants | Elephant Family | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
If you were to see wild elephants in India, the chances are you would have headed either south, to where the Western and Eastern Ghats meet, or north-east, to the…
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No More Hunting of Any Kind in Botswana…

No More Hunting of Any Kind in Botswana… | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The President of Botswana, Lieutenant General Ian Khama, announced recently at a public meeting in Maun, the gateway to the Okavango Delta, that no further hunting licenses would be issued from 2013, and that all hunting in Botswana would be...
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Toxic horns to aid war on rhino poaching

Toxic horns to aid war on rhino poaching | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Rhino horns to be injected with toxic substance to make them poisonous and unusable
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Could Panda Poop Be the Secret to More Efficient Biofuel?

Could Panda Poop Be the Secret to More Efficient Biofuel? | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Unique microbes in a panda's gut efficiently break down bamboo--mass producing these microbes could help scientists make sustainable biofuels
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Protecting just 17% of Earth's land would save 67% of plant species. Can we do it before it's too late?

Protecting just 17% of Earth's land would save 67% of plant species. Can we do it before it's too late? | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
A new study shows that humans are not protecting the right parts of the world if we are aiming to conserve biological diversity.
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Wildlife Extra News - New wildlife corridor created from Amboseli to Kilimanjaro

Wildlife Extra News - New wildlife corridor created from Amboseli to Kilimanjaro | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The online wildlife magazine for those who like wildlife, wildlife news and watching wildlife, plus a guide to UK nature reserves.
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Pack Your Bags to Volunteer and Have An Unforgettable Experience in Africa

Are you planning to visit Africa or are already there? Whatever the situation is one thing is sure and that is you are in for a pleasant surprise which will fill you up with sheer fun of seeing myr...
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