poaching

The Race To Save The World’s Smallest Porpoise From Extinction

The smallest porpoise on Earth is facing an imminent extinction event. At this moment, if aggressive action is immediately taken, experts believe the vaquita may still have a chance to survive. If nothing changes, by 2020, it could spell the end of this charismatic porpoise.

That Viral Elephant Poaching Story Has Gotten A Lot More Complicated

That Viral Elephant Poaching Story Has Gotten A Lot More Complicated

It had the makings of a media sensation: “Scores of dead elephants”, their brutalised corpses rotting in plain sight. Victims of a poaching crisis spiraling out of control in the last African stronghold — perhaps as a result of the government’s recent decision to de-militarise wildlife patrols.