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Initial count from Amboseli is good news for elephants

Initial count from Amboseli is good news for elephants | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The joint Kenyan Tanzanian wildlife survey of the Amboseli region offers good news for elephant lovers as numbers appears to have surged following large-scale deaths from droughts during the 2008 and 2010 period.
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Bovine TB and badger culling in Britain

Despite compelling evidence and extremely strong opinions among the public, MPs and animal protection groups, the Coalition Government is still pressing ahead with the pilot badger cull in England.
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Conservation must stop wasting money and energy on giant panda and other cute animals, warns Chris Packham

Conservation must stop wasting money and energy on giant panda and other cute animals, warns Chris Packham | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Environmental campaigners should stop wasting money trying to save “totemic symbols of cuteness” such as the giant panda and focus instead on more pressing political conservation issues, the wildlife presenter Chris Packham has said.
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Plan Your African Adventure Tour Efficiently

Luckily there are plenty of good service providers in the category which are not much costly. There are operators who deliver even escorted tours...
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Wildlife Protection Poisoned rhino horns an anti-poaching success in South Africa - eTurboNews.com

Wildlife Protection Poisoned rhino horns an anti-poaching success in South Africa - eTurboNews.com | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
South Africa’s Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife recently launched an anti-rhino poaching trial in the Tembe Elephant Park and Ndumo Game Reserve in northern ...
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Kenya to Enact Harsher Punishments for Elephant, Rhino Poachers

Kenya to Enact Harsher Punishments for Elephant, Rhino Poachers | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Kenya plans to tackle a surge in the slaughter of elephants and rhinos with stiffer penalties including 15-year jail terms, according to the majority leader of parliament.
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CO2 101: Why is carbon dioxide bad?

CO2 101: Why is carbon dioxide bad? | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
This greenhouse gas traps heat in the atmosphere, contributing to climate change.
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Biodiversity hotspots 'too big to fail,' expert says | Global Ideas | DW.DE | 08.10.2013

Biodiversity hotspots 'too big to fail,' expert says | Global Ideas | DW.DE | 08.10.2013 | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Günter Mitlacher from the German branch of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) talks about the challenges of saving the world’s ecosystems and why protecting biodiversity is just as important as bailing out big banks.
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Google Earth Saves Kenyan Elephants With Drones in Maasai Mara

Google Earth Saves Kenyan Elephants With Drones in Maasai Mara | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Standing in his flatbed truck, Marc Goss touches “take off” on his iPad 3 and a $300 AR Drone whirs into the air as his latest weapon to fight elephant poachers around Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Reserve.
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Discover the Unique Wildlife of Africa with Malawi Self Drive Safari - Exact Release 11:02 pm

Discover the Unique Wildlife of Africa with Malawi Self Drive Safari - Exact Release 11:02 pm | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The reserve is well protected by the local community people in Africa. You have a great chance to meet them and know about their culture and way of...
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Nepal arrests 14 over rhino poaching

Nepal arrests 14 over rhino poaching | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
At least 14 alleged rhinoceros poachers are arrested in Nepal, with one accused of killing more than a dozen rhinos in the past six years, say police.
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Your planet needs you: 10 ways to help

Your planet needs you: 10 ways to help | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Every bit counts, so tweak a few bad habits and try to live more sustainably.
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Infographic: The journey of a rhino horn

Infographic: The journey of a rhino horn | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Trade in rhino horn is banned, but the increasing demand has made it a very lucrative business on the black market.
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Is a constructive conservation the last chance for biodiversity? Pragmatic approach to saving what can be saved

Is a constructive conservation the last chance for biodiversity? Pragmatic approach to saving what can be saved | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
How can biodiversity be preserved in a world in which traditional ecosystems are increasingly being displaced by “human-made nature”?
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Tapirs, drug-trafficking, and eco-police: practicing conservation amidst chaos in Nicaragua

Tapirs, drug-trafficking, and eco-police: practicing conservation amidst chaos in Nicaragua | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Nicaragua is a nation still suffering from deep poverty, a free-flowing drug trade, and festering war-wounds after decades of internecine fighting.
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Anorak | This map shows how big Africa truly is

Anorak | This map shows how big Africa truly is | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
This map shows how big Africa truly is
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Travel & Tourism Articles - Some Facts About Wildlife Conservation Project in Africa - Amazines.com Article Search Engine

Travel & Tourism Articles - Some Facts About Wildlife Conservation Project in Africa - Amazines.com Article Search Engine | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Articles from BLUE LIZARD - The beautiful world that we were born into is fast disappearing and if the onslaught on the environment continues there is a great possibility that the world around us will not be as beautiful for our...
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Rhinocerous in Peril

Rhinocerous in Peril | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
African Rhinocerous are increasingly appearing in the media due to the relentless and brutal poaching onslaught against them that is driven by greed and the ridiculous belief that they hold miraculous cures against a number of diseases.
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Uganda Wildlife Authority arrests reverend over poaching

Uganda Wildlife Authority arrests reverend over poaching | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has arrested an Anglican clergyman with 40 kilogrammes of ivory in the western district of Kabarole in Uganda. Reverend Ben Baguma from Ntoroko Rwenzori Diocese ...
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Badgers 'moved goalposts' in cull

Badgers 'moved goalposts' in cull | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
A government minister claims "the badgers moved the goalposts" when asked why marksmen failed to kill enough to reach their cull target.
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Mixed fortunes for Cape vultures

Mixed fortunes for Cape vultures | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Expanding networks of pylons and power lines in southern Africa are extending Cape vultures' foraging range but it comes at a cost, say scientists.
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Study warns world's hottest years could be the coolest by mid-century

Study warns world's hottest years could be the coolest by mid-century | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
If emissions keep rising, then biodiversity hotspots and poorest countries hit earliest as climate shifts
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Badger cull has killed less than half the number of animals intended

Badger cull has killed less than half the number of animals intended | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Experts say cull's failure may well result in increases in bovine TB infections
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MBA Polymers | UK climbs up global sustainability rankings

MBA Polymers | UK climbs up global sustainability rankings | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The world leader at producing sustainably mined plastics from end-of-life durable goods, we save over 80% of the energy and between 1 and 3 tons of CO₂ for every ton of virgin plastics we replace.
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Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #16

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #16 | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
We are rediscovering that only through sharing will we save this magnificent planet. Social media gives us the ability to share photographs, thoughts, ideas, and knowledge almost instantaneously with powerful effects.
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