The Lost Lions – Lions in Ethopia and Sudan

In 50 years, the Lion population in Africa has rapidly declined from over 200,000 individuals in the 1960’s to fewer than 25,000 today. The rate of decline is further accelerating as the human population of Africa grows and lion habitat is lost. There are numerous threat to lions including: habitat loss prey decline conflict with…

World Rhino Day

World Rhino Day is on September 22 and celebrates all five species of rhino: Black, white, greater one-horned, Sumatran and Javan rhinos.  Today, conservationists and animal lovers come together to celebrate World Rhino Day. However, the day is marked with bleak poaching statistics. According to the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, Earth’s last remaining Sumatran…

The New Victims Of Palm Oil

Oil palm plantations have come to Africa and the great apes are under the same threat that the orangutans have faced for twenty years.

Six Out Of Nine Stripes

The tiger numbers across the world are plummeting and relatively little is known about how bad it is. There have been three extinctions of subspecies of tigers in the last century alone and it is feared there will be more.