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KOTA KINABALU: A conservation group has given its full support for harsher sentencing against wildlife crimes in Sabah as reflected in a recent case which saw an online trader sentenced to jail for possession of 20 turtle eggs.
PETALING JAYA: One of the world’s largest and rarest pheasants have been spotted in Malaysia after it was last seen in the 1990s.
GABORONE (Reuters) - Botswana's top wildlife vet on Friday dismissed accusations from some conservationists that the government had not moved quickly enough to investigate the unexplained deaths of least 275 elephants.
KUANTAN: Armed Forces veterans and Orang Asli will be putting on the mantle of wildlife rangers in an effort to combat encroachment and poaching in national parks and wildlife reserves.
GABORONE (Reuters) - The number of elephants found dead in Botswana's Okavango Panhandle has risen to 275 from 154 reported two weeks ago, the government said on Thursday.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A rare Javan rhinoceros has been captured on camera gleefully rolling around in the khaki, tropical waters of a national park, on the westernmost tip of Indonesia's Java island.
Zoos play a key role in wildlife conservation but many are now suffering from a lack of funds due to the lockdowns.
BANDA ACHEH, Indonesia, June 23, 2020 (AFP): Four suspected poachers have been arrested for killing a critically endangered Sumatran tiger, Indonesian police said Monday, highlighting the South-East Asian nation's battle with illegal wildlife trafficking.
THE Wildlife Conservation Society documented in April the poisoning in Cambodia of three critically endangered giant ibises for the wading bird’s meat.
Without tourists, South African holiday lodge owners and farmers cull antelope to feed community.