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Decclan Chronicle
Tiger numbers growingtiger populations in India, Russia, Nepal, and Bhutan on the rise, there are no
Tiger numbers growing
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
tiger populations in India, Russia, Nepal, and Bhutan on the rise, there are now 3,890 existing in the wild. The WWF and Global Tiger Forum attribute the uptick to improved surveys, habitat protection, and enhanced protection of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lesser-known species like Otter, Pangolin form a large part of wildlife tradeof wildlife are poached every year, the levels of exploitation of these species
Lesser-known species like Otter, Pangolin form a large part of wildlife trade
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
of wildlife are poached every year, the levels of exploitation of these species is hardly ever reported. According to WWF India and TRAFFIC, the reported figure of 3,350 for pangolin poaching in India is conservative as a large part of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mexico launches drones to protect endangered porpoisebladders that are dried and sold on the black market in China. This handout pho
Mexico launches drones to protect endangered porpoise
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
bladders that are dried and sold on the black market in China. This handout photo released by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and taken on February 1992 in Santa Clara Gulf, Sonora,Mexico shows a comparison between "Vaquita Marina" (bottom)... Read more
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The Local
Bear family just hanging out on Swedish golf courseeller varför inte Lodjur :) Välkomna... https://t.co/MJZvEz0SUR Around 2,700 b
Bear family just hanging out on Swedish golf course
The Local / Posted yesterday
eller varför inte Lodjur :) Välkomna... https://t.co/MJZvEz0SUR Around 2,700 brown bears live in Sweden, according to WWF. They are the country's largest predators, and an adult male can weigh up to 250 kilos. Brown bears rarely go out of... Read more
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New Kerala
End tiger breeding for commerce, urge conservation groups - newkerala.com #97635with tiger farms to shut these down. On International Tiger Day, organisations
End tiger breeding for commerce, urge conservation groups - newkerala.com #97635
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
with tiger farms to shut these down. On International Tiger Day, organisations including World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), IFAW, EIA, Wildlife SOS, Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty of Animals and others from China, Vietnam, Nepal,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sports Illustrated has ranked greatest wrestlers of all time - but who is no 1?winning its belt eight times officially and a few times unoffically. The 'Natu
Sports Illustrated has ranked greatest wrestlers of all time - but who is no 1?
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
winning its belt eight times officially and a few times unoffically. The 'Nature boy' then jumped ship to the WWE (then WWF) where he won its belt twice, before returning to the WCW/NWA and rounding his world title tally up to 16 official belts... Read more
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New Kerala
Environment Minister urges students to help in tiger conservation - newkerala.com #97509along with conservation partners organised the 'Walk for the Tiger'. The event
Environment Minister urges students to help in tiger conservation - newkerala.com #97509
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
along with conservation partners organised the 'Walk for the Tiger'. The event was organised in collaboration with the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB), Global Tiger Forum, WWF-India, Wildlife Trust of India, TRAFFIC, Kids for Tigers and Ai... Read more
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International Business Times
Global Tiger Day: Animal rights charities call for international crack down on tiger farms Some 45 animal charities, including the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), RSPCA and Wo
Global Tiger Day: Animal rights charities call for international crack down on tiger farms
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Some 45 animal charities, including the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), RSPCA and World Animal Protection, have signed a statement calling for governments in South East Asia to crack down on tiger farms in their countries that continue to operate... Read more
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express
Fears for big cats: Could tigers soon become EXTINCT thanks to BRITISH tourists?fruit at zoo where 50 animals have STARVED TO DEATH' Top 10 facts about tigers
Fears for big cats: Could tigers soon become EXTINCT thanks to BRITISH tourists?
express / Posted yesterday
fruit at zoo where 50 animals have STARVED TO DEATH' Top 10 facts about tigers Reports from World Animal Protection and WWF highlight the abuse and suffering of tigers and the way the animals’ captivity is encouraging the illegal wildlife... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's First Biofuel Flights Take Off in South Africacome together and collaborate, success is imminent," he said. Environmental im
Africa's First Biofuel Flights Take Off in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
come together and collaborate, success is imminent," he said. Environmental impact The World Wildlife Fund South Africa (WWF-SA) said the aviation industry was one of the fastest growing sectors but it was also responsible for much of the world's... Read more
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Irish Examiner
How watching cat videos on YouTube can help save wild tigers from extinction on International Tiger Dayeradicate the threat of extinction of the wild population which has been in wor
How watching cat videos on YouTube can help save wild tigers from extinction on International Tiger Day
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
eradicate the threat of extinction of the wild population which has been in worrying decline for the past century (although WWF says the number is finally starting to pick up again). So instead of the normal pangs of guilt you get from wasting the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What you need to know about the push to make palm oil sustainableof oil, palm oil being one of them, but it could also refer to other varieties,
What you need to know about the push to make palm oil sustainable
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
of oil, palm oil being one of them, but it could also refer to other varieties, including canola, sunflower or soybean. WWF said palm oil was now the most widely used vegetable oil on the planet, "accounting for 65 per cent of all vegetable oil... Read more
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Daily Maverick
What Brian Molefe did NOT say in his defence of the Guptas and nuclearto a technical workshop on the Economics of Nuclear Energy held on the 9 March
What Brian Molefe did NOT say in his defence of the Guptas and nuclear
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
to a technical workshop on the Economics of Nuclear Energy held on the 9 March 2016 by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-SA), the Heinrich Böll Stiftung (HBS), the Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies (CRSES) and the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian statesVietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian states
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
Vietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than the estimated 3,900 living in the wild, WWF said in a statement ahead of the July 29 International Day of the Tiger. Many tiger farms have been implicated in the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian statesVietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian states
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Vietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than the estimated 3,900 living in the wild, WWF said in a statement ahead of the July 29 International Day of the Tiger. Many tiger farms have been implicated in the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian statesVietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian states
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Vietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than the estimated 3,900 living in the wild, WWF said in a statement ahead of the July 29 International Day of the Tiger. Many tiger farms have been implicated in the... Read more
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Fortune
Why You Should Give Your Employees Every Friday Offtwo paid days off a year, called “Yay Days,” to enjoy their favorite outside ac
Why You Should Give Your Employees Every Friday Off
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
two paid days off a year, called “Yay Days,” to enjoy their favorite outside activity. The World Wildlife Foundation (WWF) takes every other Friday off, coining those “Panda Fridays.” We also give our employees every other Friday off — and we... Read more
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PhysOrg
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian statesVietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than
Close all tiger farms, WWF tells Asian states
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Vietnam and Thailand. The tiger population in farms is about 8,000, more than the estimated 3,900 living in the wild, WWF said in a statement ahead of the July 29 International Day of the Tiger. Many tiger farms have been implicated in the... Read more
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CNBC
Could this be the cleanest, friendliest place to live in the world?April, wind turbines in Scotland provided 699,684 megawatt hours of electricity
Could this be the cleanest, friendliest place to live in the world?
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
April, wind turbines in Scotland provided 699,684 megawatt hours of electricity to the National Grid, according to data. WWF Scotland published analysis of data provided by WeatherEnergy, which found that in April Scottish wind turbines provided,... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Sadiq Khan's pollution pledges called into question with City Airport expansion approvaland political parties, considering London took just one week to breach its annu
Sadiq Khan's pollution pledges called into question with City Airport expansion approval
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 2 days ago
and political parties, considering London took just one week to breach its annual air pollution limits for 2016. WWF-UK’s climate and aviation specialist James Beard said: “It is reckless and irresponsible for the Government to keep on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mankind Must 'Restore What We Unjustly Borrowed' - Sir David Attenboroughwhich survives to this day as the International Gorilla Conservation Programme
Mankind Must 'Restore What We Unjustly Borrowed' - Sir David Attenborough
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
which survives to this day as the International Gorilla Conservation Programme (IGCP) - a collaboration between FFI and WWF. And it has been working. Thanks to a deliberate policy of democratising conservation that supports and empowers... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Divers upset to see dead sharks on boat near Mabul IslandSociety (Sabah branch); Marine Conservation Society (MCS); Shark, Education, Aw
Divers upset to see dead sharks on boat near Mabul Island
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Society (Sabah branch); Marine Conservation Society (MCS); Shark, Education, Awareness and Survival (SEAS); Scubazoo; Tropical Research and Conservation Centre (TRACC); WWF-Malaysia; Shark Stewards; and Land Empowerment Animals People (LEAP). -BERN... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Vegetation management codes reignites fiery debateand there, was the recommendation. "We think it [the draft code] is fairly unw
Vegetation management codes reignites fiery debate
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
and there, was the recommendation. "We think it [the draft code] is fairly unworkable."Draft code does not go far enough: WWF Meanwhile the Australian World Wildlife Fund said the Government's proposed code does not go far enough. Conservation... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Swiss ornithologist, naturalist Luc Hoffman dead at 93behind the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty on wetlands named for an
Swiss ornithologist, naturalist Luc Hoffman dead at 93
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
behind the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty on wetlands named for an Iranian city where it was adopted in 1971, WWF said. Over the years, Hoffmann was honored in a number of countries, mostly European. In 2003, a Luc Hoffmann chair in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
12 of the nicest things which have happened in 2016 so farRussia, and Nepal have meant we have seen a significant increase in tiger numbe
12 of the nicest things which have happened in 2016 so far
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Russia, and Nepal have meant we have seen a significant increase in tiger numbers for the first time in a century. The WWF has given us good news for a change in a new survey which shows there are now 3,890 wild tigers, up from 3,200 in 2010,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince Harry is back in south Africa to move 500 elephantsthat 'will likely become the new norm in many places in Africa,' said Bas Huijb
Prince Harry is back in south Africa to move 500 elephants
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
that 'will likely become the new norm in many places in Africa,' said Bas Huijbregts, African species expert for the WWF conservation group Once they are sedated and recorded, the elephants are revived with injections in ‘wake-up’ crates and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Grain drain, Laos' sand mining damaging the Mekongis the world's largest inland fishery and among the most biodiverse rivers on t
Grain drain, Laos' sand mining damaging the Mekong
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
is the world's largest inland fishery and among the most biodiverse rivers on the globe, according to World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Experts say the uptick in sand mining, a lesser-known resource grab, is harming the delicate ecosystem of a river some... Read more
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Philly.com
Kenney, the cops, and exorcizing Frank Rizzo's ghostup, build walls, put them in jail. I don’t know what he’s talking about half th
Kenney, the cops, and exorcizing Frank Rizzo's ghost
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
up, build walls, put them in jail. I don’t know what he’s talking about half the time anyway. It’s like listening to the WWF” – pro wrestling. After the interview, I walked the two blocks to the massive statue of Rizzo that stands in front of... Read more
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give me sport
Five WWE characters that lit up the screenof the list? If you weren’t familiar with his work in WCW or ECW, you would ha
Five WWE characters that lit up the screen
give me sport / Posted 4 days ago
of the list? If you weren’t familiar with his work in WCW or ECW, you would have been forgiven for thinking that the then-WWF had hired a dud in The Ringmaster, as Austin was originally known in the company. Paired with the Million Dollar Man, he... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Luc Hoffman, Swiss ornithologist and naturalist, dead at 93behind the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty on wetlands named for an
Luc Hoffman, Swiss ornithologist and naturalist, dead at 93
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
behind the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty on wetlands named for an Iranian city where it was adopted in 1971, WWF said. Over the years, Hoffmann was honored in a number of countries, mostly European. In 2003, a Luc Hoffmann chair in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Luc Hoffman, Swiss ornithologist and naturalist, dead at 93behind the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty on wetlands named for an
Luc Hoffman, Swiss ornithologist and naturalist, dead at 93
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
behind the Ramsar Convention, an international treaty on wetlands named for an Iranian city where it was adopted in 1971, WWF said. Over the years, Hoffmann was honored in a number of countries, mostly European. In 2003, a Luc Hoffmann chair in... Read more
7 related stories
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Daily Mirror
Tesco dumps John West tuna from its shelves for failing to meet green standardsstocked by Tesco, 22 were being withdrawn but five new lines were being added.
Tesco dumps John West tuna from its shelves for failing to meet green standards
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
stocked by Tesco, 22 were being withdrawn but five new lines were being added. But it said it was working with the WWF-UK to “ensure all our products are on the path to the MSC certification by the end of the initial phase of the... Read more
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Chatham This Week
The boy who cried “windmill”ethical concerns, guaranteed. It will also have no effect, guaranteed. It's a
The boy who cried “windmill”
Chatham This Week / Posted 4 days ago
ethical concerns, guaranteed. It will also have no effect, guaranteed. It's a one-sided empirically founded view. When a WWF spokesperson claimed he was “100 per cent sure” the windmills were to blame, he really said “I think windmills are to... Read more
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International Business Times
Mexico's gillnet ban becomes permanent to save near-extinct vaquita porpoises Mexico, the US, and China can take urgent and coordinated action to stop the il
Mexico's gillnet ban becomes permanent to save near-extinct vaquita porpoises
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Mexico, the US, and China can take urgent and coordinated action to stop the illegal fishing, trafficking, and consumption of totoaba. By ending totoaba poaching, we are safeguarding the future of the vaquita", concluded WWF-Mexico's CEO, Omar Vi... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
India: Eye-eye with the tigersbut it's no more than an optical illusion. I have, it turns out, been bamboozle
India: Eye-eye with the tigers
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
but it's no more than an optical illusion. I have, it turns out, been bamboozled. According to a report published by WWF and Global Tiger Forum in April this year, the wild tiger population has increased for the first time in more than a... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Martha McSally Is Not Endorsing Donald Trump, So You Can Stop Asking About Itlack of opportunity and concerns about safety and security. How you deal with t
Martha McSally Is Not Endorsing Donald Trump, So You Can Stop Asking About It
Tucson Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
lack of opportunity and concerns about safety and security. How you deal with that, what you think the solution is—hopefully we can get to where that’s a battle of ideas of public policy solutions for complex problems as opposed to a WWF tourname... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Columbia River watershed in good health but still at risk, report saysPress The Columbia Watershed’s rich ecological diversity is at risk, according
Columbia River watershed in good health but still at risk, report says
Revelstoke Review / Posted 5 days ago
Press The Columbia Watershed’s rich ecological diversity is at risk, according to the World Wildlife Federation-Canada (WWF-Canada)’s newest watershed report, which highlights three watersheds in B.C. that are in danger, of which the Columbia is... Read more
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Daily Mail
New Indonesian cafe serves soupy meatballs from a TOILETof 'near threatened'. 'The measures that are applied to poachers now are not s
New Indonesian cafe serves soupy meatballs from a TOILET
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
of 'near threatened'. 'The measures that are applied to poachers now are not strict enough', warned Vladimir Krever, WWF coordinator on biological development. Under threat: The endangered Pallas's wildcats have been hunted by poachers for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
At last! World's fluffiest - and most secretive - cat caught on cameraPeter Simon Pallas "The measures that are applied to poachers now are not stri
At last! World's fluffiest - and most secretive - cat caught on camera
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Peter Simon Pallas "The measures that are applied to poachers now are not strict enough", warned Vladimir Krever, WWF coordinator on biological development. "We don't have exact statistics on manual poaching but we know that it takes... Read more
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KERA North Texas
5 Things To Watch In Philadelphia This Weeka better show than the GOP? Donald Trump promised a convention full of showbiz
5 Things To Watch In Philadelphia This Week
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
a better show than the GOP? Donald Trump promised a convention full of showbiz. But he didn't deliver. Sure there was his WWF entrance with the smoke machine and backlit silhouette but there just weren't that many sports heroes or celebrities in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
5 Things To Watch In Philadelphia This Weeka better show than the GOP? Donald Trump promised a convention full of showbiz
5 Things To Watch In Philadelphia This Week
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
a better show than the GOP? Donald Trump promised a convention full of showbiz. But he didn't deliver. Sure there was his WWF entrance with the smoke machine and backlit silhouette but there just weren't that many sports heroes or celebrities in... Read more
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SUR in English
Clean-up operation highlights dangers of dumping rubbish in sea. Surinenglish.comThe World Wildlife Fund (WWF) finished a two-week rubbish collecting and awaren
Clean-up operation highlights dangers of dumping rubbish in sea. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 5 days ago
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) finished a two-week rubbish collecting and awareness campaign at Marina del Este in La Herradura last Friday. The environmental organisation started on 1 July in Cabo de Gata in Almeria and travelled west along the... Read more
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NZCity
Conservationist back predator-free goalFree New Zealand. The company will drive the programme alongside the private s
Conservationist back predator-free goal
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
Free New Zealand. The company will drive the programme alongside the private sector and will work with communities. WWF-New Zealand executive director Chris Howe says his organisation looks forward to working with the government towards... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand to be predator-free by 2050 – welcome newsMonday, 25 July 2016, 5:15 pmPress Release: WWF-New Zealand says WWF Today’s an
New Zealand to be predator-free by 2050 – welcome news
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Monday, 25 July 2016, 5:15 pmPress Release: WWF-New Zealand says WWF Today’s announcement by Prime Minister John Key to make New Zealand... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Huge tourism impactthe people. As such Musa said it was hoped that with the gazetting, various ag
Huge tourism impact
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
the people. As such Musa said it was hoped that with the gazetting, various agencies, including the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), Sabah Fisheries Department, Fisheries Association and the local communities would cooperate in the sustainable... Read more
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The Hindu
Global tiger population up by 22 per centwhen governments, local communities and conservationists work together,” said M
Global tiger population up by 22 per cent
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
when governments, local communities and conservationists work together,” said Marco Lambertini, Director General of WWF International. World Tiger Population map In a statement released on Monday, Union Environment Minister Prakash... Read more
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The Hindu
Divya Gandhi on the intractable human-elephant conflict in Madukkaraiforest division has become a hotbed of conflict over the last decade. Says Ajay
Divya Gandhi on the intractable human-elephant conflict in Madukkarai
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
forest division has become a hotbed of conflict over the last decade. Says Ajay A. Desai of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), “We do not have studies, and it is like diagnosing a problem without conducting tests. We just do not have a clear... Read more
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The Hindu
Baljit Singh on the need to protect the nilgaia corpus fund to compensate in cash the predation on domestic animals by the ti
Baljit Singh on the need to protect the nilgai
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
a corpus fund to compensate in cash the predation on domestic animals by the tiger, surely the state can follow suit. Lt. Gen. (retd.) Baljit Singh is passionate about nature and wildlife conservation and has served two terms as trustee of WWF-Ind... Read more
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NBC News
Opinion: Ted Cruz, The Big Cuban Elephant in The Roomthat it was a sneaky ploy to prop himself up. A day later some speculated that
Opinion: Ted Cruz, The Big Cuban Elephant in The Room
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
that it was a sneaky ploy to prop himself up. A day later some speculated that it was set up by Trump's camp, to lend a WWF moment of suspense to the already bizarre week. But the truth is, there have only been two candidates to stand up to... Read more
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Scotsman
Donald Trump vows to keep fighting turbines after £300m dealnews” for the offshore wind sector, the economy and the planet. Fabrice Levequ
Donald Trump vows to keep fighting turbines after £300m deal
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
news” for the offshore wind sector, the economy and the planet. Fabrice Leveque, climate and energy policy officer for WWF Scotland, said: “The commitment means millions of pounds of investment in clean power in the north-east, creating new... Read more
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