Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:52
Most online trade involves endangered foreign animals, says conservation chief
Most of the endangered wild animals said to be increasingly sold on Facebook are foreign species, and not native species protected under the wildlife protection law, the National Parks, Wildlife, and Plant Conservation Department has said in response to a report that criticises Thailand’s protection of wildlife.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 20:35
World mourns passing of leading wild cat expert and conservationist Alan Rabinowitz, age 64
The world’s top wildlife conservation experts and organisations, as well as those in Thailand, have jointly mourned the loss of one of the world’s foremost experts on wild cats, Dr Alan Rabinowitz.
Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Whale sharks threatened with extinction
BY-CATCHING POSES CRITICAL THREAT TO THE SURVIVAL OF THE SPECIES
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Why sharks are a fast VANISHING BREED
WHILE PEOPLE THINK OF SHARKS AS DANGEROUS, THEIR RAPID DECLINE INDICATES THEY ARE IN A DEEPER DANGER
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Counting the cost to our ecology
THE CASE OF THE BLACK LEOPARD WILL BE A TEST OF THE WAY WE VALUE OUR NATURAL RESOURCES
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:03
Giraffes are threatened with extinction, conservationists warn
Basel, Switzerland - There is a high risk that giraffes will become extinct because their numbers have dropped by about 40 percent in the past three decades, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said Thursday.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:33
Number of African elephants has dropped by a fifth in past decade
Cape Town - The number of African elephants in their home continent has dropped by more than a fifth in the past decade due to a surge in ivory poaching, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said Sunday.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00
Conservationists: World Cup mascot Fuleco risks extinction
Gland, Switzerland - The Brazilian three-banded armadillo, the World Cup mascot, runs a high risk of becoming extinct, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) said Thursday as it issued its latest Red List of threatened species.