Thai customs officials have seized four tons of ivory worth $6 million in the largest bust of its kind in Thailand’s history.
Sushi chef arrested in possession of rhino horn and abalone.
31 rhino carcasses were discovered in the Etosha National Park during the course of last week.
An elephant was found dead at Muit’jiku village of Kavango East in the Bwabwata West National Park in Mukwe Constituency in Namibia.
DRC’s children affected by helicopter poaching incident.
What future do rhinos face? And why is the multi-billion-dollar poaching industry continuing to grow?
Watch this 8 minute film – an informative and emotional plea from Malawians who believe in the importance of protecting their country’s wildlife.
Zimbabwean police have arrested 12 pangolin poachers this year!
Renowned conservationist, Ian Redmond, has stepped forward to champion Malawi’s fight against wildlife crime following the government’s announcement of its ivory burn this Thursday 2nd April.
On Monday the 16th of March 2015, two German travellers, Martin and Christin Kotthoff, led to the arrest of two ivory dealers near Kasane, Botswana.
As elephant poaching statistics continue to rise in northern Mozambique, a year-long investigation by Oxpeckers associate Estacios Valoi exposes official complicity in the slaughter.
Having been involved in Namibia’s community-based conservation programme over the past 20 years, Christiaan Bakkes is questioning whether the programme is still the success it has been hailed as.
The contradictory measures being used to save rhinos and elephants.
A huge two-tonne haul of scales from the endangered pangolin have been seized by Hong Kong customs in a bust worth more than US$1 million.
Ten months down the line little appears to have been done to consolidate the memorandum South Africa signed with Mozambique covering rhino poaching.
Cocoa plants proving to be a sustainable alternative to poaching in the Congo.
15 tonnes of elephant tusks burn in Nairobi National Park in Kenya on a day that was at once tragic and full of hope.
Hugo Ras, accused of being part of a rhino poaching syndicate, has been denied bail.
Nominations have now opened for the Rhino Conservation Awards 2015.
China has announced a one-year ban on the import of ivory carvings amid mounting criticism over the country’s role in the annual slaughter of thousands of African elephants.
An update on the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) report that showed Tanzania as a key player in the illegal ivory trade.
Seattle-based biotechnology startup that hopes to grow rhino horns in a laboratory says it has already produced a batch of rhino horn powder.
An interview with Jamie Joseph, founder of savingthewild.com about the poaching crisis.
Three large tuskers where treated for after being hit by poisonous arrows.
Why Afrikaans might be the language with which to address South Africa’s rhino poaching crisis.
Wildlife criminals received a stark warning when Malawi’s Kasungu magistrates handed out a record sentence recently.
The European Commission has closed a major loophole exploited by criminal gangs trafficking in high-value hunting trophies that carry tusks and horns.
The MyPlanet Rhino Fund shows how it has been supporting best-practice and new innovations in rhino conservation since its creation in March 2011.
Ugandan wildlife officers have seized a huge haul of elephant ivory and pangolin scales, representing the deaths of hundreds of endangered animals.
Speaking during the reopening of the Khama Rhino Sanctuary Trust restaurant, President Ian Khama urged Botswana to shun poaching.
Elephant Action League launches 2015 global campaign to address the human toll of ivory trafficking.
The Namibian government will beef up protection for rhino and elephants and tighten laws to curb increased poaching.
The scourge of rhino poaching is hitting the South African economy, says the WWF.
Howard G. Buffett Foundation buys Garamba National Park a Eurocopter (Airbus) AS 350 B3 model helicopter to help the anti-poaching units in the Park.
The Save the Rhino Trust has launched an internal investigation for possible collusion between some staff members and poachers who have killed at least 17 critically endangered Kunene black rhinos.
Several sources reported yesterday that a rhino had been spotted in Etosha National Park with two bullet wounds in the head.
Richard Branson speaks out about rhino poaching in Africa.
St Cyprian’s Preparatory School makes more than a thousand origami rhinos, raising money for Rhinos Without Borders.
A complicated sting resulted in the arrest of a 45-year-old man said to be the kingpin of rhino horn poaching in KwaZulu-Natal.
Sixteen people in the Czech Republic have been charged with being part of an international trafficking syndicate that allegedly moved rhino horn from South Africa to Vietnam.
A heroic team of vets successfully treat a giraffe after it was caught in a poacher’s deadly snare at Murchison Falls National Park.
Encouraging everyone to get involved in the fight to save the planet’s natural heritage.
Without committed policing and law enforcement Mozambique’s declarations of efforts to end poaching are little more than window dressing to gloss over the decimation of elephants.
The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre rescues a tiny, one month old rhino calf after his mother was killed by poachers.
A new report reveals that Chinese-led criminal gangs are conspiring with corrupt Tanzanian officials to traffic huge amounts of ivory, a trade which has caused half of Tanzania’s elephants to be poached in the past five years.
An update on the rescue of the two hippos that were ensnared together in Kasanka National Park.