Convención sobre la conservación de las especies migratorias de animales silvestres
2014 eclipses 2013 poaching record as illegal wildlife trade continues to boom, threatening future of the species
Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo — The trouble started when a British company suddenly appeared in this iconic and spectacularly beautiful national park, prospecting for
La grulla coronada cuelligrís está considerada un símbolo de longevidad y riqueza
Across Africa the illegal slaughter of elephants is accelerating at such a pace—recent estimates put the number killed at 100,000 in just three years—that it threatens to exterminate whole populati
Chinese criminal gangs are causing Tanzania to lose more elephants to poaching than any other African country, says a report by the Environmental Investigation Agency
The Cape Verde Islands are a key nesting area for loggerhead turtles. But the species is endangered as a result of hunting and mass tourism.
Makers of a documentary set in the DRC’s Virunga national park are calling on viewers to help protect the heritage site by putting pressure on Soco to rule out all future development there
"The African lion -- a symbol of majesty, courage and strength since earliest times -- faces serious and continuing threats to its survival," said U.S Fish and Wildlife Director Dan Ashe.
EIGHT years ago Strandfontien lifesaver Achmat Hassiem was attacked by a 4.7m great white shark which bit off his lower right leg during a battle that nearly cost him his life.