Rare footage gives hope for endangered tiger species

Wildlife conservationist groups unveiled rare videos and photos of three new male Indochinese tigers taken in Thailand’s western forest region, rekindling hopes of recovery for the endangered species just ahead of Wednesday’s (July 29) Global Tiger Day. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our … Read more Rare footage gives hope for endangered tiger species

Natural toxin may explain elephant mystery deaths

Hundreds of mysterious elephant deaths in Botswana could be down to a naturally occurring toxin, a senior wildlife official told Reuters. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on … Read more Natural toxin may explain elephant mystery deaths

Things to Do During Covid-19 Quarantine

Looking for quarantine activities during the coronavirus pandemic? Here’s what some of QuickTake’s audience have been doing with your time in lockdown, from celebrating a socially distanced birthday to capturing wildlife on a safari. Next, tell us about your transition to reopening in this survey: https://cor.us/surveys/F7B5BB Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: … Read more Things to Do During Covid-19 Quarantine

Wildlife shows signs its thriving amid COVID 19 pandemic

This amazing clip of various animals across South America compiled Friday, suggests the COVID-19 pandemic, which is forcing a halt to human activity, has been a major boon for wildlife. The clip’s footage was recorded during the start of COVID-19 quarantines in different parts of the world. It demonstrates that when man is absent due … Read more Wildlife shows signs its thriving amid COVID 19 pandemic

Australia’s fires ‘killed or harmed three billion animals’ – BBC News

Nearly three billion animals were killed or displaced during Australia’s devastating bushfires of the past year, scientists say. The findings meant it was one of “worst wildlife disasters in modern history”, said the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), which commissioned the report. Mega blazes swept across every Australian state last summer, scorching bush and … Read more Australia’s fires ‘killed or harmed three billion animals’ – BBC News

Live: Explore tigers’ daily life in a wildlife park on Intl. Tiger Day探秘秦岭野生动物园丛林之王

International Tiger Day is an annual celebration held on July 29 every year, aiming to raise public awareness for tiger conservation. Dozens of white tigers, Bengal tigers and other tiger family members live in northwest China’s Xi’an Qinling Wildlife Park, a dynamic ecological wildlife zoo with rare wild animals from all over the world. Do … Read more Live: Explore tigers’ daily life in a wildlife park on Intl. Tiger Day探秘秦岭野生动物园丛林之王

Almost 3 billion animals affected by Australian bushfires

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT OF DEAD ANIMALS Nearly 3 billion animals have been killed or displaced by the devastating 2019-2020 bushfire season, according to scientists who have revealed for the first time the scale of the impact on the country’s native wildlife. An estimated 143 million mammals, 180 million birds, 51 million frogs and a staggering … Read more Almost 3 billion animals affected by Australian bushfires

Brisbane residents fight to save core koala habitat from development plan | ABC News

A year-long dispute to save an area of bushland in Brisbane’s northern suburbs that is home to a population of endangered koalas has reignited as locals campaign to save important habitat from development. The grassroots campaign comes as global investment firm ADPEN appeals against the Brisbane City Council’s rejection of its development application for an … Read more Brisbane residents fight to save core koala habitat from development plan | ABC News

HS2: Why are protesters attempting to halt the project? – BBC Newsnight

The government gave the green light to HS2 earlier this year, but a group known as HS2 Rebellion is attempting to stall the project, which they claim to be an “ecological disaster”. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F The controversial high-speed rail line linking London to Birmingham, and then on to Manchester and Leeds, was … Read more HS2: Why are protesters attempting to halt the project? – BBC Newsnight

Woman takes selfie with bear on hiking trail in Mexico

A video has emerged of a close encounter between a hiker and a black bear in a Mexican ecological park. The bear can be seen approaching the group of hikers and sniffing and pawing at one of the women.  The woman remains calm as the animal stands up on its hind legs and she even … Read more Woman takes selfie with bear on hiking trail in Mexico

Safaris at a wildlife conservancy go virtual during the coronavirus pandemic

With the absence of tourists, Jimmy Lemara, the manager of Porini Mara Camp at the Ol Kinyei Conservancy in Kenya, live-streams his solo safaris. Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2020/world/coronavirus-africa-tourism-wildlife/. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Assam Floods: 2 Million Displaced in India’s Northeastern State

Dozens have died in floods and mudslides in northeastern India’s Assam state from more than two weeks of heavy rains that caused one of Asia’s largest rivers to overflow, officials said. The Brahmaputra River continued to wreak havoc, displacing more than 2 million people, the officials said. Vast tracts were still underwater with 26 of … Read more Assam Floods: 2 Million Displaced in India’s Northeastern State