Species news archive
China destroys seized ivory in symbolic move
Top ivory consumer China destroys tusks seized from traffickers
Snow Leopard cubs a sign of hope for species on the brink
Frolicking snow leopard cubs show population is bouncing back
Snow leopard successfully collared in Nepal’s Himalayas
Kathmandu, Nepal – Nepal created new strides in snow leopard conservation with the historic ...
French president calls on the “conscience of consumer countries” to end wildlife criminality
French President François Hollande called on the “conscience of consumer countries” to put an end ...
Elephant poaching remains alarmingly high despite modest decline
UN data shows 22,000 elephants killed in 2012, down from 25,000 in 2011, but still far too many.
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation donates $3 million to help WWF double Nepal’s tiger population
Three years after the historic Global Tiger Summitt, Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation has boosted ...
US follows Gabon’s lead in fight against ivory traffickers
US destroys six tons of ivory in message to wildlife traffickers.
Saola rediscovered! ‘Asian Unicorn’ sighted in Vietnam for first time in 15 years
The saola, one of the rarest and most threatened mammals on the planet, has been photographed in ...
Efforts urgently needed to boost protection of endangered wild elephants
Statement - The remains of three wild Asian elephants were found on Monday inside the protected ...
Asian countries make historic pledge to save the ‘ghost of the mountain’
Representatives from Kyrgyzstan and 11 other Central and South Asian countries made a historic ...