Nature Strikes Back: Notorious Hunter meets his Karma.

Elephant Journal

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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?

Pheasant Stocking an Unfortunate Waste of Money

10,000 Birds

Flooding related to Tropical Storm Lee severely damaged the two farms used for raising Ring-necked Pheasants in Pennsylvania earlier this year, limiting the number of birds that will be released for slaughter by hunters (and slaughter is exactly what shooting farm-raised birds is). Never fear, hunters ! In an effort to appease small game hunters, Roe said the commission will increase its production of pheasants to 200,000 birds for the 2012-13 season.

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Nyala, Southern Africa’s Stunning Antelope

10,000 Birds

Nyala are much appreciated by hunters and tourists, which has led to their being introduced to many parks and reserves around Southern Africa outside their natural range. It isn’t just tourists and game hunters that like them though; Painted Wolves are also big fans, as they are easier to bring down than the larger species but have more meat to eat than a small duiker.

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The Green Buzz: Wednesday, November 20

Conservancy Talk

Big game hunter Melissa Bachman sparks controversy with this lion photo. We’re blogging about nature’s heroes, promiscuous mice and controversial hunting in today’s green news. Bioluminescent bay in Puerto Rico goes dark: what happened? Christian Science Monitor ). Hawaii’s Big Island bans GMO crops. Huffington Post Green ). Mangroves are the heroes in protecting this Southeast Asian town from typhoon Haiyan. Bloomberg ).

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. However, it is estimated that between five and ten million elephants called the continent home.

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The Devastating Consequences of Wildlife Poaching

Greentumble

Unfortunately, satisfying the buyer’s desire is an end game for the animals hunted. These big game hunters feel that displaying an animal head, its pelt or even an entire animal, stuffed, is an emblem of their prowess. Deer heads – hunter’s trophies on display.

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

Nature Conservancy - Science

Roan, like bontebok, are now found on many South African game ranches. But it would be remiss not to also recognize the role of another industry: game ranching. South Africa was considered to be devoid of game outside of large reserves like Kruger. Bontebok.

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Canada expands outrageous grizzly trophy hunt

Green Blog

On average, about 300 of these bears are killed by hunters per year, but that number might increase from an uptick in hunting authorizations. The brothers were also there on the day that Cheeky was shot to death by a big-game trophy hunter.

Elk in the Neighborhood: On Conservation and Lost Hope

Nature Conservancy - Science

Hornaday ran the zoo, and was also a member of the Boone and Crockett Club , a group of influential big game hunters concerned about the rapid loss of wildlife across the continent. Just about any game species appeared to be headed towards extinction.

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Organization Estimates Upwards Of 35,000 Elephants Killed For Tusks In 2011

Eco Friendly Daily

It is unknown exactly how many elephants roamed Africa prior to European colonization bringing big game hunters. However, it is estimated that between five and ten million elephants called the continent home.

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Major Seizures And Arrests Made By Interpol And China Due To Illegal Wildlife Trade

Eco Friendly Daily

It is unknown exactly how many elephants roamed Africa prior to European colonization bringing big game hunters. However, it is estimated that between five and ten million elephants called the continent home.

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