Mountain Gorilla

Posted on Jun 10, 2010 in Articles
Mountain Gorilla

OMG, did you know… the gorilla’s only known enemies are leopards and humans. Crocodiles are potentially dangerous to lowland gorillas. In western Africa, gorillas are commonly hunted for meat or in retaliation for crop raiding, but in eastern Africa they have been the victims of snares and traps set for antelope and other animals. Poachers […]

15th CITES Conference Coverage

Posted on May 31, 2010 in Articles, Video

Coverage of the 15th meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) two weeks of debate and voting on trade in endangered animals. From tuna to elephants, from tigers to sharks, 23,000 species come under the spotlight. [youtube 4JWi-iyrDAo]

Cheetah

Posted on May 31, 2010 in Articles, Cheetahs
Cheetah

With the latest count, it is estimated that Cheetah’s may be extinct from the wild in as little as 15 to 20 years. Your support can help make sure they stay around for a long time.