Elias Libombo: Riding With Elias | My Zimbabwe

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Elias Libombo: Riding With Elias | My Zimbabwe” – below is their description. “My Zimbabwe is about rediscovering how our ancestors lived with, not against, the land. They knew the importance of the wild,” says Elias Libombo, the community liaison officer for the Gonarezhou National Park. Gonarezhou … Read more Elias Libombo: Riding With Elias | My Zimbabwe

Italy returns endangered plants worth $1.2 million to Chile | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Italy returns endangered plants worth $1.2 million to Chile | DW News” – below is their description. Italy has returned a huge haul of illegally trafficked cacti to its home in Chile. It’s believed to be the first time in history that confiscated plants have been sent back … Read more Italy returns endangered plants worth $1.2 million to Chile | DW News

See how African national park is trying to count every animal

CNN published this video item, entitled “See how African national park is trying to count every animal” – below is their description. Kenya’s wildlife could be facing an alarming decline as the tourism industry falters due to Covid-19 and factors such as increasing human populations, poaching and climate change come into play. The government wants … Read more See how African national park is trying to count every animal

Burkina Faso attack: Bodies of slain Spanish and Irish citizens repatriated

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Burkina Faso attack: Bodies of slain Spanish and Irish citizens repatriated” – below is their description. In this edition: the bodies of two #Spaniards and one Irishman killed in an #ambush during an anti-poaching patrol in #BurkinaFaso on Monday are flown back to Spain. We hear from the Spanish defence … Read more Burkina Faso attack: Bodies of slain Spanish and Irish citizens repatriated

Deadly insurgency hobble poverty-stricken Burkina Faso

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Deadly insurgency hobble poverty-stricken Burkina Faso” – below is their description. #BurkinaFaso, where two Spanish journalists and an Irish citizen were killed by “terrorists” in an attack on an anti-poaching patrol, is one of the world’s poorest countries. The West African country has been in the grip … Read more Deadly insurgency hobble poverty-stricken Burkina Faso

Two Spanish journalists, Irish citizen confirmed killed after Burkina Faso ambush

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Two Spanish journalists, Irish citizen confirmed killed after Burkina Faso ambush” – below is their description. Two #Spanish journalists and an #Irish citizen were killed in an armed ambush on an anti-poaching patrol near a nature reserve in eastern #BurkinaFaso, the Burkinabe and Spanish authorities said on … Read more Two Spanish journalists, Irish citizen confirmed killed after Burkina Faso ambush

Three Europeans killed in ambush in Burkina Faso – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Three Europeans killed in ambush in Burkina Faso – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: Three European journalists, two Spanish and one Irish,  have been killed in an attack on an anti-poaching patrol in Burkina Faso, officials said Tuesday.  “It is very unfortunate, but the three … Read more Three Europeans killed in ambush in Burkina Faso – Eye on Africa

Europeans killed in Burkina Faso after gunmen ambush anti-poaching patrol

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Europeans killed in Burkina Faso after gunmen ambush anti-poaching patrol” – below is their description. Two Spanish citizens and an Irish national who were abducted by gunmen in Burkina Faso have been killed, security sources in the country said Tuesday. Spanish authorities later confirmed that two Spanish nationals … Read more Europeans killed in Burkina Faso after gunmen ambush anti-poaching patrol

African forest elephants face threat of extinction

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “African forest elephants face threat of extinction” – below is their description. The African forest #elephant is now critically endangered, according to the International Union for #Conservation of Nature. The NGO says increased #poaching and habitat loss are to blame for an 86 percent decline in the … Read more African forest elephants face threat of extinction

World Wildlife Day: New livestreams encourage us to keep an eye on reserves

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “World Wildlife Day: New livestreams encourage us to keep an eye on reserves” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: France admits for the first time that French soldiers murdered a top Algerian independence figure then covered up the crime.  And in South Africa, a top sponsor … Read more World Wildlife Day: New livestreams encourage us to keep an eye on reserves

Return of the apes: Indonesia releases first group of rescued orangutans since start of pandemic

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Return of the apes: Indonesia releases first group of rescued orangutans since start of pandemic” – below is their description. Ten orangutans were airlifted back to their natural habitat on Indonesia’s Borneo island in early February 2021, the first group to be released in a year … Read more Return of the apes: Indonesia releases first group of rescued orangutans since start of pandemic

Gorillas in San Diego Park Test Positive for Covid-19

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Gorillas in San Diego Park Test Positive for Covid-19” – below is their description. (AP) — Several gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park have tested positive for the coronavirus in what is believed to be the first known cases among such primates in the United … Read more Gorillas in San Diego Park Test Positive for Covid-19

Poacher’s paradise: Illegal falcon hunts on the rise in Pakistan

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Poacher’s paradise: Illegal falcon hunts on the rise in Pakistan” – below is their description. Each winter, it is common for rich hunters from Gulf countries to travel to Pakistan’s vast deserts to partake in falconry. Arab sheikhs are known for being enthusiastic hunters, falconry is … Read more Poacher’s paradise: Illegal falcon hunts on the rise in Pakistan

Indonesia’s female forest guardians fight illegal poaching, logging and gender stereotypes

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Indonesia’s female forest guardians fight illegal poaching, logging and gender stereotypes” – below is their description. Twice a month, a group of Indonesian women patrol forests near their homes in Bener Meriah, Aceh province on the western island of Sumatra. Along with their regular battles with … Read more Indonesia’s female forest guardians fight illegal poaching, logging and gender stereotypes

Tiger fishing in Zimbabwe: Catch and release helps preserve fish stocks

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Tiger fishing in Zimbabwe: Catch and release helps preserve fish stocks” – below is their description. A new approach to competition has been used at the annual Kariba fishing tournament in Zimbabwe. Organisers say the catch and release system has helped reduce the number of fish killed … Read more Tiger fishing in Zimbabwe: Catch and release helps preserve fish stocks