Terrestrial mammals

Wilderei in Afrika: "Nashorn hat den Straßenpreis von Heroin"

Die Zahl der Elefanten und Nashörner im Serengeti-Nationalpark steigt wieder. Doch Wilderer haben es immer noch zu leicht, sagt Tierschützer Robert Muir.

29 March 2015

Éléphants : halte au braconnage !

Editorial du « Monde ». L’Histoire se répète tristement pour les animaux sauvages de la planète.

26 March 2015

Le trafic menace la survie des espèces protégées

Ils ne se trouvent qu’à quelques minutes en bateau de cette grande tente blanche dans laquelle une quarantaine de représentants d’Etats et d’organisations non gouvernementales se penchent sur leur

26 March 2015

Elephant poaching crisis unchanged a year after global pledge

Poaching of elephants in Africa still exceeds natural rate of population growth a year after 46 countries pledged to control illegal ivory trade

23 March 2015

New UN-backed report finds ‘far too high’ levels of elephant poaching across Africa

An ongoing decline in overall elephant numbers remains likely as the poaching of African elephants continued to exceed population growth rates throughout 2014, a new United Nations-backed report wa

23 March 2015

Beutejagd: Fledermäuse reagieren binnen weniger Millisekunden

Schneller, als eine menschliche Pupillenbewegung: Bereits nach Hundertstelsekunden reagieren Fledermäuse bei der Jagd auf das Echo ihrer Ultraschall-Signale.

17 March 2015

DR Congo seeks Virunga park boundary change

The Democratic Republic of Congo says it wants to redraw the boundaries of Virunga National Park, a World Heritage site, to allow for oil exploration.

16 March 2015

Prince William ends China tour visiting the elephants he seeks to protect

Duke of Cambridge’s final day in China saw him focus on the threat to Africa’s wildlife from the ivory trade with a visit to the country’s last elephant population at a Yunnan reserve.

04 March 2015

Prince William in China: illegal wildlife trade a 'vicious form of criminality'

Duke of Cambridge calls for China to be a world leader in the fight against illegal trade in endangered animals such as elephants, rhino and pangolins on the last day of his visit to the country.

04 March 2015

Prince William condemns illegal wildlife trade on China visit

The Duke of Cambridge has condemned illegal wildlife trading in a speech on the final day of his tour of China.

BBC

04 March 2015