Asia

Marine Turtle Conservation in the Spotlight of Workshop in Kuwait

Bonn, 16 December 2014 - The Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR), a government-affiliated research institute organized a workshop from 9-10 December 2014 to gather input for the development of a national plan for the conservation of sea turtles

16 December 2014

Bangladesh oil spill 'threatens rare dolphins'

Bangladesh officials warn that an oil spill from a crashed tanker is threatening endangered dolphins and other wildlife in the massive Sundarbans mangrove region, branding the leak an ecological ‘c

11 December 2014

One man's fight against Africa's ivory poachers

Conservationist Richard Bonham’s 40-year campaign to protect Africa’s wildlife has led him from Kenya’s savannah to trinket shops in Hong Kong.

05 December 2014

Migrations without Borders

Going, going ... gone? by Cheryl Lyn Dybas

Bioscience - Oxford Journals

 

01 December 2014

BHC bans houbara bustard hunting in Balochistan

Minister says hunting permits to Arab royals issued on PM’s approval

The Nation

29 November 2014

Arabs asked not to hunt wild birds in Balochistan

Quetta - Balochistan High Court today ordered cancellation of areas allotted to Arabs and foreigners hunting for the rare houbara bustard in the province.

28 November 2014

BHC bans houbara bustard hunting in Balochistan

Quetta: The Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Friday ordered cancellation of areas alloted to Arabs and other foreigners hunting for the rare houbara bustard and other birds in the province.

28 November 2014

Balochistan High Court bans houbara bustard hunting in province

Quetta: The Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Friday ordered cancellation of all permits and allocates hunt areas issued by ministry of foreign affairs to Arab dignitaries and other foreigners.

28 November 2014

Houbara Bustards: Balochistan high court scraps foreign office's hunting notification

Quetta: Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Friday termed as illegal a notification issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) for allocating areas for hunting o

28 November 2014

Vietnam seizes over 1,000 dead endangered sea turtles

Record haul of over 1,000 endangered sea turtles, all dead, were bound for illegal export to China

25 November 2014