90 Pilot Whales Dead in Mass Stranding Off Tasmania, Australia

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “90 Pilot Whales Dead in Mass Stranding Off Tasmania, Australia” – below is their description. A rescue operation was under way on Tuesday to rescue a pod of pilot whales stranded on sandbars off Australia’s southern island of Tasmania state. About 270 whales stranded on Monday on … Read more 90 Pilot Whales Dead in Mass Stranding Off Tasmania, Australia

14 Panda cubs celebrate first birthday in Sichuan

CGTN published this video item, entitled “14 Panda cubs celebrate first birthday in Sichuan” – below is their description. Fourteen giant panda cubs born in 2019 celebrated their first birthday on September 16 at the Shenshuping base of the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda, southwest China’s Sichuan Province. Staff at the … Read more 14 Panda cubs celebrate first birthday in Sichuan

More snow leopards spotted as habitat’s ecology improves in NW China

CGTN published this video item, entitled “More snow leopards spotted as habitat’s ecology improves in NW China” – below is their description. The population of snow #leopards, a rare animal listed as vulnerable on the list of International Union for Conservation of #Nature, has registered marked increase thanks to efforts to improve ecological environment in … Read more More snow leopards spotted as habitat’s ecology improves in NW China

World failing to meet wildlife protection target -UN

Reuters published this video item, entitled “World failing to meet wildlife protection target -UN” – below is their description. All the world’s governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife – although conservation projects show the destruction of nature can be slowed – according to a U.N. report published on … Read more World failing to meet wildlife protection target -UN

WWF Report: More Than 2/3 of Animal Population Lost in 50 Years

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “WWF Report: More Than 2/3 of Animal Population Lost in 50 Years” – below is their description. The WWF’s Living Planet Report 2020 has found that the world is losing its mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles and fish, and with them, the security of ecosystems that have supported … Read more WWF Report: More Than 2/3 of Animal Population Lost in 50 Years

Zimbabwe Protects Elephants With Coal Ban in National Park

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “Zimbabwe Protects Elephants With Coal Ban in National Park” – below is their description. Zimbabwe has banned mining in its national parks in response to protests after permits to explore for coal in one of the world’s premier elephant reserves were awarded to Chinese companies. The permits … Read more Zimbabwe Protects Elephants With Coal Ban in National Park

Brazil: Wildfires threaten virgin Amazon rainforest

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Brazil: Wildfires threaten virgin Amazon rainforest” – below is their description. This year’s fire season is worse than usual in Brazil’s Amazon region, where fires have begun spreading into areas of virgin forest. During the first week of September, more than 8,000 blazes were reported, about one-quarter … Read more Brazil: Wildfires threaten virgin Amazon rainforest

WWF warns of a massive drop in global wildlife populations

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “WWF warns of a massive drop in global wildlife populations” – below is their description. The world’s animal population has plummeted by almost 70% since 1970, with Central and Latin America seeing a decline of 94%. That’s according to a new report by NGO WWF pointing the … Read more WWF warns of a massive drop in global wildlife populations

Trump Calls Himself the ‘Great Environmentalist’ in Jupiter, Florida Speech

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “Trump Calls Himself the ‘Great Environmentalist’ in Jupiter, Florida Speech” – below is their description. President Donald Trump declared himself the “great environmentalist” Tuesday as he highlighted conservation projects in Florida and announced an expansion of a ban on offshore drilling. Speaking at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse, … Read more Trump Calls Himself the ‘Great Environmentalist’ in Jupiter, Florida Speech

Live: Jump on board to track the endangered rhinos in Africa

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Jump on board to track the endangered rhinos in Africa” – below is their description. The number of wild rhinos is dwindling and they are named as critically endangered around the world. A little over 600 black rhinos in Kenya are threatened by poaching, although conservation efforts are … Read more Live: Jump on board to track the endangered rhinos in Africa

Conservation and conflict at DR Congo’s Virunga National Park

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Conservation and conflict at DR Congo’s Virunga National Park” – below is their description. Visitor numbers to one of the continent’s wonders are down because of a surge in insecurity. DR Congo’s Virunga National Park, home to the last mountain gorillas, is a place of conservation but … Read more Conservation and conflict at DR Congo’s Virunga National Park

Mauritians Protest Against Recent Oil Spill And Dead Dolphins

Honking and drumming, tens of thousands of people protested Saturday in Mauritius over the government’s slow response to an oil spill from a grounded Japanese ship and the alarming discovery of dozens of dead dolphins in recent days. Outraged over the Indian Ocean island nation’s worst environmental disaster in years, protesters displayed signs such as … Read more Mauritians Protest Against Recent Oil Spill And Dead Dolphins

Shanghai Zoo solicits names for four tiger cubs

Shanghai Zoo is seeking public’s help to name four South China tiger cubs born last month, authorities announced on Wednesday. The four female cubs were born on July 4. Lu Lu has done outstandingly well in taking care of the quadruplets even though this is her first time to be a mother. The South China … Read more Shanghai Zoo solicits names for four tiger cubs

Tourism and COVID-19 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on the Launch of Policy Brief

Tourism is one of the world’s most important economic sectors. It employs one in every ten people on Earth and provides livelihoods to hundreds of millions more. It boosts economies and enables countries to thrive. It allows people to experience some of the world’s cultural and natural riches and brings people closer to each other, … Read more Tourism and COVID-19 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on the Launch of Policy Brief

Two captive orangutans rescued in Indonesia

Two critically endangered orangutans have been rescued from captivity on Indonesia’s Java island and sent to a rehabilitation centre in Borneo to assess whether they can be released back into the wild, a conservation group said. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more Two captive orangutans rescued in Indonesia