Africa

Once-abundant ash tree and antelope species face extinction -- IUCN Red List

North America's most widespread and valuable ash tree species are on the brink of extinction due to an invasive beetle decimating their populations, while the loss of wilderness areas and poaching

14 September 2017

Rare white giraffes sighted in Kenya conservation area

A pair of giraffes with leucism, a condition that inhibits pigmentation in skin cells, have been filmed by conservationists for the first time

14 September 2017

Antilope, vom Aussterben bedroht

Immer mehr Tier- und Pflanzenarten gelten als "stark gefährdet" - einige haben sich für alle Zeiten verabschiedet. Das geht aus der Roten Liste der Weltnaturschutzunion hervor.

14 September 2017

Afrikanische Elefanten werden wegen Wilderern nachtaktiv

GPS-Daten deuten auf Veränderungen des Verhaltens der Tiere vor dem HIntergrund menschlicher Bedrohung hin

14 September 2017

When Rwanda named baby mountain gorillas

This year marks the 13th edition of the annual flagship event, locally known as Kwita Izina.

12 September 2017

How big game hunting is dividing southern Africa

Drifting down the Zambezi in Zimbabwe, I overheard two American men swapping hunting stories.

BBC

10 September 2017

Swansea Uni study: African wild dogs 'sneeze to vote'

African wild dogs vote over pack decisions by sneezing, a new study has found.

BBC

06 September 2017

Hasta cuatro años de cárcel por usar bolsas de plástico en Kenia

El país africano impone la ley mas dura del mundo para quienes produzcan, vendan o usen envoltorios no biodegradables

01 September 2017

Ethiopia: Safeguarding Migratory Soaring Birds

Migratory soaring birds are vulnerable to various human and natural made disasters.

30 August 2017