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Saiga – A Central Asian Environmental Initiative

From Wikipedia:The saiga antelope is a critically endangered antelope that originally inhabited a vast area of the Eurasian steppe zone from the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains and Caucasus into Dzungaria and Mongolia. This strange-looking fellow tenuously inhabits the Central … Continue reading

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Successful Rhino Poaching Prevention

This https://www.youtube.com/embed/jJgoeLysk8E“>YouTube video may be ‘staged’ but the point is valid – to say nothing about the excellent dog action and bird calls at the beginning of the film. If expanded, this solution could go a long way to reducing … Continue reading

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So its not just Rhino Horn & Elephant Tusks

It seems that Madagascan Ploughshare Tortoises are also at dire risk. It’s good that they catch some poachers, but what can be done? Educate the buyers/users?  Hard but worth attempting. Protect the species?  Of course, but hard too and very … Continue reading

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