Archives for May 2017

Threats to Turtles Featured on World Turtle Day

23 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — World Turtle Day: a recent conviction in Malaysia has highlighted the threat to freshwater turtles [Continue Reading…]

Illegal Wildlife Products and Responsible Travel

23 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Chiang Mai, Thailand – TRAFFIC, WWF and Qyer co-hosted a workshop on the theme of “Rejecting Illegal Wildlife Products [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Tiger Data Breakthrough Provided by Camera Trap

23 May 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Bangalore, India (05/18/17) – Spatial capture-recapture model analysis is often used to estimate tiger abundance. A new [Continue Reading…]

BOS to Release More Orangutans into Wild

22 May 2017 | Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation News Release

Nyaru Menteng, Central Kalimantan: In cooperation with the Central Kalimantan BKSDA, BOS Foundation is today releasing [Continue Reading…]

Are Wolverines in the Arctic in the Climate Change Crosshairs?

22 May 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Fairbanks, AK) –Will reductions in Arctic snow cover make tundra-dwelling wolverines more vulnerable to climate [Continue Reading…]

Wildlife Traffickers Exploiting Airlines Worldwide

20 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA—A new analysis of global airport wildlife seizure and trafficking data reveals that wildlife [Continue Reading…]

Action Needed to Halt Vaquita Porpoise Extinction

18 May 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Mexico City, Mexico With an estimated 30 or fewer individuals remaining, the vaquita porpoise is the focus of a new [Continue Reading…]

European Union Suspends Re-export of Raw Ivory

17 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Brussels, Belgium, 17th May 2017—The European Commission has published a guidance document under which [Continue Reading…]

UN Issues Stamps Featuring CITES Species

17 May 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 11 May 2017: The United Nations Postal Administration issued 12 stamps [Continue Reading…]

Mapping Aids Critically Endangered Helmeted Hornbill

16 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuching, Malaysia, 16th May 2017—An updated trade hotspot map by the Environmental Investigation Agency [Continue Reading…]

Workshop Promotes Co-operation on Illegal Eel Trade

16 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Nueva Vizcaya, the Philippines, May 2017–80 representatives from local Customs and enforcement agencies [Continue Reading…]

E-Commerce Conference Addresses Wildlife Crime

16 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 16th May 2017—Roughly 400 leaders in Viet Nam’s technology sector have been given the tools to adopt [Continue Reading…]


Saving Endangered Species is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them.