Elk in the Neighborhood: On Conservation and Lost Hope

Nature Conservancy - Science

Elk Antlers on the Prairie: A Shed Hunt to Benefit the Local Community. The first story takes place in what may seem a peculiar locale for a seminal moment in conservation history to occur, at least by modern sensibilities. It was a facility specifically designed to conserve animals.

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Canada expands outrageous grizzly trophy hunt

Green Blog

British Columbia''s controversial annual spring grizzly bear hunt began on Apr. 1 , with an estimated 1,800 hunting authorizations being issued - one of the highest numbers in recent years. Trophy hunting, on the other hand, only generated $0.7

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Bontebok Can’t Jump: The Most Dramatic Conservation Success You’ve Never Heard About

Nature Conservancy - Science

But the bontebok deserves a place in the annals of conservation history. Its rescue is flat-out one of the most dramatic conservation success stories anywhere. Like many conservation rescue stories , this is a story of destruction followed by a bit of drama and a bit of luck.

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Can This Man Turn Hunters & Anglers Into Climate Activists?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Todd Tanner, hunter and climate activist. Todd Tanner sees 37 million American hunters and anglers, and he sees a force that could actually get something done for climate change. Why not make climate change relevant to hunters, to evangelicals , to conservatives , to parents?

2011 Elephant Poaching Deadliest Since Ivory Ban

Eco Friendly Daily

It is unknown exactly how many elephants roamed Africa prior to European colonization bringing big game hunters. Then high levels of hunting and poaching through the decades brought the elephant population down to only around 600,000 in the 1980s.

2011 72

India’s Banjaar Tola: Bengal tiger-spotting in eco-luxury

Green Traveler Guides

That was before a century of poachers, big-game hunters and ill-conceived policies that preyed on many species to the brink of extinction. The hunt for tiger. The daily hunt: tracking tiger. Investing in a future of conservation. | Kanha Roars Back |.

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The Devastating Consequences of Wildlife Poaching


Wildlife poaching is the unlawful hunting or capturing of live animals. . Some species are critically endangered and are not allowed to be hunted or captured under any circumstances. Hunting licenses are applied for and must be available for inspection.

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