Rhino poaching surges across Africa amid virus pandemic
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Rhino poaching surges across Africa amid virus pandemic

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The Big Cats of ‘Tiger King’ Will Live and Die in a Cage
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The Big Cats of ‘Tiger King’ Will Live and Die in a Cage

You’ve been watching Netflix’s Tiger King documentary—that dizzying chronicle of America’s cruel breeders of big cats—and have no doubt marveled at the tragedy of its human characters. These are, after all, truly busted people like Joe Exotic, who in the series wears leather fringe unironically and breeds tigers under deplorable conditions at the Greater Wynnewood…

Nature: Bald eagle fledglings
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Nature: Bald eagle fledglings

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Covid-19: Worldwide call for ban on wildlife markets
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Covid-19: Worldwide call for ban on wildlife markets

Conservationists have welcomed the Chinese government’s ban on the consumption of wild animal products, but have voiced concerns it may drive sales underground.This emerged during an online meeting of numerous international conservation organisations, hosted by the South African-based Blood Lions team on Tuesday.Although not conclusive, evidence suggests humans may have contracted the coronavirus from consuming pangolins,…

Plastics Still Manage to Reach the End of the World. One Organization Is Trying to Make Sure Polluters Are Held Responsible
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Plastics Still Manage to Reach the End of the World. One Organization Is Trying to Make Sure Polluters Are Held Responsible

As a penguin researcher working in some of the most remote regions of Antarctica, conservation biologist Alex Borowicz documents colonies on coastlines and islands that have rarely, if ever, been visited by other people. That doesn’t mean they are free from human impact. Walking through a beach teeming with newly hatched chicks on Snow Island,…

Coronavirus: Hundreds of conservation experts join forces to pressure WHO to force live animal markets to close
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Coronavirus: Hundreds of conservation experts join forces to pressure WHO to force live animal markets to close

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is coming under some of the greatest pressure it has experienced in its 72-year history – to force the closure of live animal markets to prevent future pandemics. More than 200 conservation groups across the world have signed an open letter calling on the organisation to do all it can…