"It is unacceptable that Virunga’s rangers continue to pay the highest price in defense of our common heritage."
Protecting wildlife is not just a matter of protecting our planet. It is also a security issue, an economic security issue, and an international development issue that is critical to all our interests.
Annually, National Geographic says that 600 wild lions are killed on trophy hunts. About 100 years ago, African lions were
The Global Anti-Poaching Act passed by the House of Representatives increases penalties for wildlife traffickers and aims
There is a moral issue that seems to elude those who get their satisfaction from killing animals at their whim. There are all kinds of atrocities that are legal in some parts of the world that most of us would find appalling.
Even though Rohan has completed his march, you can contribute to the cause by visiting the International Anti Poaching Foundation
Only about 60 Amur leopards remain in the wild, but that hasn't deterred poachers.
Its potential impact of this announcement could be critical to the fate of Africa's declining elephant populations, which have been targeted by ruthless criminal syndicates across sub-Saharan Africa to supply the international demand for ivory.
"The numbers from Mozambique are depressing," James Deutsch, vice president of conservation strategy for the Wildlife Conservation