South China Sea reefs 'decimated' as giant clams harvested in bulk

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South China Sea reefs 'decimated' as giant clams harvested in bulk

Ornaments made from the shells of endangered giant clams, renowned in China for having auspicious powers and the luster of ivory, have become coveted luxuries, a trend which has wreaked havoc on the ecosystem of the South China Sea.

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Sơn Trà Nature Reserve biodiversity threatened

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Son Tra Nature Reserve biodiversity threatened

Overlapping efforts and poor management among agencies pose serious threats to biodiversity in the Sơn Trà Nature Reserve, a biologist said during a dialogue on protecting the red-shanked douc langur.

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U.S. charity loophole enabled trading of 1,300 endangered animals

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U.S. charity loophole enabled trading of 1,300 endangered animals

Last year, after a Minnesota dentist sparked an uproar by killing a popular lion named Cecil while on safari in Zimbabwe, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service placed similar African lions on the endangered species list, making it illegal to import them as trophies to the United States.

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Workshop raises awareness of not using rare wildlife products

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Workshop raises awareness of not using rare wildlife products

A workshop was held in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on June 23 to intensify communication calling for people to stop using products from endangered and rare animals and plants.

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Man gets 5 years in jail for trading endangered animals

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Man gets 5 years in jail for trading endangered animals

A Ho Chi Minh City court Tuesday sentenced a man to five years in jail for trying to sell several endangered wild animals in December.

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22 endangered pagolins rescued by Vietnam wildlife center

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22 endangered pagolins rescued by Vietnam wildlife center

The conservation group Save Vietnam’s Wildlife in the northern province of Ninh Binh on Sunday received 22 individuals of an endangered pangolin species rescued by local police.

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India snares 'man-eating lion' after human tissue found

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India snares 'man-eating lion' after human tissue found

Seven lion attacks in villages near the Gir wildlife sanctuary in Gujarat state have killed three people since March, while four victims have suffered serious injuries.

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India snares 'man-eating lion' after human tissue found

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India snares 'man-eating lion' after human tissue found

Seven lion attacks in villages near the Gir wildlife sanctuary in Gujarat state have killed three people since March, while four victims have suffered serious injuries.

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White-cheeked gibbon released after decade-long captivity

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White-cheeked gibbon released after decade-long captivity

A white-cheeked gibbon has been returned to the wild after being illegally kept by a family in Ha Tinh for 10 years.

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Endangered baby monkey finds new home at Saigon Zoo

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Endangered baby monkey finds new home at Saigon Zoo

A baby red-shanked douc langur found on a street in the central city of Da Nang has been rescued and sent to its new home at the Saigon Zoo in Ho Chi Minh City.

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2 arrested for trafficking animals in Hanoi

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2 arrested for trafficking animals in Hanoi

The Hanoi police Monday arrested two people for allegedly trafficking 40 wild animals including a protected loris.

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Endangered gaur found dead in Vietnamese forest

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An endangered gaur has been found dead in the central province of Nghe An and initial investigation suggested that it was more likely due to natural causes than poaching.

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Man arrested for trafficking 58 kg of animal parts

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Man arrested for trafficking 58 kg of animal parts

Police in the northern province of Quang Ninh are questioning a man caught trafficking 32 pieces of animal parts, suspected to be bear limbs, Wednesday.

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4 Vietnamese convicted of trafficking endangered pangolins

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4 Vietnamese convicted of trafficking endangered pangolins

A court in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday sentenced four people to up to one and a half years in jail for trafficking pangolins.

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Thailand: Three monks charged for illicit wildlife trade

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Thailand: Three monks charged for illicit wildlife trade

Thai authorities on June 2 said three monks at Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua temple in Kanchanaburi province were prosecuted when local authorities discovered 40 dead tiger cubs at the temple.

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