Czech zoo burns rhino horns to help save endangered species

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Czech zoo burns rhino horns to help save endangered species

DVUR KRALOVE, Czech Republic, Sept 21 - A Czech zoo burned around 60 kilograms (132 pounds) of rhino horns on Sunday, part of an international campaign designed to highlight the plight of a species being driven towards extinction by poachers.

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Wildlife activism

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Wildlife activism

Vietnamese pop diva Hong Nhung stares at a decomposing rhino carcass in the world-renowned Kruger Park in South Africa.

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Ten rare langurs found dead

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Ten rare langurs found dead

Rangers at Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province seized at least 10 dead rare langurs on August 18, which had been dried in preparation for glue production.

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Endangered bear found in central Vietnam

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Endangered bear found in central Vietnam

Camera traps installed by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) recorded another Asiatic black bear (Ursus Thibetanus) in the central Quang Nam province last month, the WWF's communications department said yesterday.

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Wildlife education added to syllabus

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VietNam News English 5 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The last Javan rhino in Viet Nam was found dead at the Cat Tien National Park in April 2010: It had been shot by poachers for its horn, Le Thi Thuy Dung, a biology teacher at a HCM City school, tells her class.

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Forest rangers protect vital mangroves

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Forest rangers protect vital mangroves

VietNamNet Bridge – Despite receiving poor wages and having bad working conditions, many forest rangers have maintained their integrity by doing their jobs well.

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Would gaurs to have the same fate as rhinos?

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VietnamNet English 9 month(s) ago

Would gaurs to have the same fate as rhinos?

VietNamNet Bridge – Being a ferocious species, nearly having no natural enemies, and considered as the symbol of strength, gaurs (Bos gaurus) are still in high danger of getting extinct because they have been the aiming points of the poachers.

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Hoi An authorities release 10 turtles to wild

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Authorities in Quang Nam Province’s Hoi An Town have released 10 endangered sea turtles to their natural habitat in the Marine Conservation Park on the Cham Islands.

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Over 300 elephants poisoned in Zimbabwe park

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Over 300 elephants poisoned in Zimbabwe park

More than 300 elephants and other animals have died of cyanide poisoning by poachers in Zimbabwe's largest game park, a wildlife conservation group said Monday.

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81 elephants die of poisoning in Zimbabwe: authorities

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81 elephants die of poisoning in Zimbabwe: authorities

More than 80 elephants and other animals have died of cyanide poisoning by poachers in Zimbabwe's largest game park, wildlife authorities said Tuesday.

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Wild about wildlife

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Báo Thanh Niên English 13 month(s) ago

German zoologist has engaged in conservation efforts in Vietnam for nearly 30 years

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3 endangered silver langurs killed on Phu Quoc

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 15 month(s) ago

3 endangered silver langurs killed on Phu Quoc

Concerned agencies are handling a case in which three silver langurs, listed as threatened species in the Vietnam’s Red Book, were killed for meat on Phu Quoc Island of southern Kien Giang Province.

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Rare mammals killed for meat in Phu Quoc

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VietNam News English 15 month(s) ago

Three silver langurs have been killed in the southern province of Kien Giang, according to wildlife conservation organisation Wildlife at Risk.

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Bac Lieu Bird Park – the unprotected treasure

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VietnamNet English 15 month(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – There is a forest called “Vuon chim Bac Lieu” (Bac Lieu Bird Park), just 7 kilometers far from Bac Lieu City. Being over 100 years old, it is the only primitive mangrove forest in a city of the Mekong Delta.

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Eating red book’s wildlife now in fashion among the rich

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VietnamNet English 17 month(s) ago

Eating red book’s wildlife now in fashion among the rich

VietNamNet Bridge – Many gibbons, langurs, loris in the deep jungle have been hunted, bred in captivity to entertain people. Others have been killed to turn into the special dishes served at the parties of the rich.

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