By Naturenomics Team
Thu, 06/30/2016 - 08:23
The chase was the result of new breakthroughs in Tanzania's fight against an increasingly rapacious poaching trade, which has felled 60 percent of the country's elephant population in the past five years.
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By Naturenomics Team
Thu, 06/30/2016 - 10:37
Thailand destroyed over two tonnes of smuggled ivory worth USD 2.8 million, signalling the government's determination to fight the illegal trade in the country, a major transit hub and destination for smuggled tusks. 
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By Naturenomics Team
Wed, 08/10/2016 - 09:42
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Since 2007, the "Elephant Parade" has been held in the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Italy, and numerous other places around the world. The international event is a fusion of playful artistic brilliance combined with, and founded on, a deep social mission: to generate interest and support to elephant conservation. 
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By Naturenomics Team
Fri, 08/26/2016 - 09:26

The eerie silence at Bankura's Borjora forest is broken by the sound of a forest jeep being brought to a sudden stop. Forest guard Ganesh Saha stands up to peer ahead, and our eyes follow his. Fifteen feet ahead, there's an enormous tusker, his head peeping out of the bushes and making an ominous swaying movement. The experienced Saha motions for everyone to remain still. "It's a typical move before they charge," he whispers.

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By Naturenomics Team
Mon, 09/05/2016 - 04:59

The Houston Zoo has a new weapon in the war on elephant herpes.

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