Wildlife trafficking News

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Madagascar lemurs, tortoises seized in Thai bust reveal reach of wildlife trafficking

Reintroduction project brings golden parakeets back to the skies of Brazil’s Belém

Fraud and corruption drive illegal wildlife trade in the Amazon

Action plan to save West African vultures targets threat from belief-based use

In eastern Indonesia, forest bird trade flies quietly under social media radar

Javan rhino poacher gets 12 years in record sentence for wildlife crime in Indonesia

Media must help reduce conflict between tigers and people in the Sundarbans (commentary)

Poachers claim to have killed one-third of all Javan rhinos, Indonesian police say

Undercover in a shark fin trafficking ring: Interview with wildlife crime fighter Andrea Crosta

On foot and by drone, radio tracking helps rehabilitate pangolins in Vietnam

CITES halts Ecuador’s shark trade; trafficking persists amid lack of transparency

Cambodian official acquitted in trial that exposed monkey-laundering scheme

In Peru, conservationists and authorities struggle to get turtle eggs off the menu

Rehabilitation of Guatemalan fauna highlights opacity of illegal wildlife trade

Impunity for Cambodia’s exotic pet owners as trade outpaces legislation

Maluku farmer turns guardian of eastern Indonesia’s threatened parrots

Concern for Mexico’s vaquita as totoaba swim bladder trafficking surges online

Endangered vulture species nesting in Ghana is rare good news about raptors

Cambodia sea turtle nests spark hope amid coastal development & species decline

Nepal’s ‘low-altitude’ snow leopard would face big hurdles in return to wild

EU’s legal loophole feeds gray market for world’s rarest parrot

Elite appetite turns Bangladesh from source to consumer of tiger parts

Togo monkey seizure turns spotlight on illicit wildlife trafficking from DR Congo

Still on the menu: Shark fin trade in U.S. persists despite ban

Biden can tip the (pangolin) scales on China’s illegal wildlife trade (commentary)

Conservationists look to defy gloomy outlook for Borneo’s sun bears

Ken Burns discusses heartbreak & hope of ‘The American Buffalo,’ his new documentary

Study: Wild meat trade from Africa into Belgium a health and conservation risk

Online trade in Philippine hornbills threatens birds and forests

A thriving online market for wild birds emerges in Bangladesh

When it rains, it pours: Bangladesh wildlife trade booms during monsoon

Falcon trafficking soars in Middle East, fueled by conflict and poverty

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