Environmental News

Environmental News

  • Kenyan conservationist urges Africa to boost resources for wildlife conservation 12 Nov 2018 04:02 China Economic Net A Kenyan conservationist on Saturday urged African nations to boost resources for wildlife conservation. Jim Nyamu, executive director of Elephant Neighbor Center, told journalists in Nairobi that most wildlife agencies in the continent are underfunded due …
  • Africa wildlife grant from monster book 27 Oct 2018 10:21 Harrogate Advertiser Published: 09:27 Saturday 27 October 2018 A Harrogate author has published his latest children’s book, which is helping to support Flamingo Land’s conservation work in Africa. Jonnie Wild has written The Mud Monster, the second in the Five Flamingos series …
  • Africa to get $25m to help protect wildlife 25 Oct 2018 10:41 The East African By ALLAN OLINGO More by this Author The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) will invest $25 million over the next four years to support efforts by African governments and local communities to protect wildlife and wildlands on the continent. Making the pledge …
  • Idaho wildlife official resigns after killing Africa baboon family 17 Oct 2018 23:58 Columbian.com BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A top Idaho wildlife official has resigned amid outrage over a photo of him posing with a baboon family he killed during a hunting trip in Africa, ending days of turmoil for a state where big game hunting is popular but critics said the …
  • Idaho wildlife official resigns after killing baboon family during Africa hunting trip 16 Oct 2018 17:39 KABC BOISE, Idaho -- A top Idaho wildlife official has resigned amid outrage over a photo of him posing with a baboon family he killed in Africa. Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter said in a statement that he asked for and accepted Blake Fischer's …