National Parks

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Name: National Parks
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 8 reports

South Africa National Parks Workers Arrested On Suspicion Of Rhino Poaching In Kruger National Park

Three workers of South Africa National Parks, or SANParks, were arrested Sunday on suspicion of poaching rhinos in Kruger National Park, the agency said Monday. The three suspects were found with a hunting rifle, ammunition, a vehicle and poaching equipment ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 41 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

DNP chief agrees to look into fate of Pata Zoo's gorilla

The campaign to bring Bua Noi, a female gorilla of the Pata Zoo, to a better home has gained another momentum as the chief of a key agency has now agreed to look into the case. Sinjira Apaitan started the online campaign via change.org nearly a year ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

North Haven: Hazard reduction burn Tuesday

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is planning to conduct a hazard reduction burn in Queens Lake Nature Reserve, near North Haven, Tuesday. The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is planning to conduct a hazard reduction burn ... [Published Camden Haven Courier - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Above the Fog on Mount Tamalpais: San Francisco Bay

“Full Moon Pacific Fog Blanket”•“Sun Glory”•“A Day in the Life of a  Fire Lookout”“The Bay Area is famous for its dense fog. When you’re in it – anywhere below 1500-2000 feet – the fog is cold,  grey and seemingly still. When you’re above it, you can ... [Published Ecology Global Network - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Norfolk Island green parrot rescued from the brink of extinction

Thirty green parrot chicks have successfully ventured into the wild. Photograph: Foundation for National Parks & WildlifeThere is now an increased possibility that the Norfolk Island green parrot, one of the rarest birds in the world, will avoid extinction ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Free Admission to National Parks on September 27

Support the National Park Service and save money at the same time. September 27 is National Public Lands Day and the National Park Service will celebrate by waiving the entrance fees at all national parks. National Public Lands Day is an annual volunteer ... [Published Examiner.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Horse riders win access to historic tracks

Horse riders will be given access to historic bridle-tracks in two of the South Coast’s wilderness areas as part of a pilot program announced this week. Horse riders will be given access to historic bridle-tracks in two of the South Coast’s wilderness ... [Published Batemans Bay Post - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Kangaroo shot, left to die in Shalvey reserve

Police and the RSPCA are appealing for witnesses after an eastern grey kangaroo was shot and left to die in a Shalvey reserve. The kangaroo was shot in the hind leg sometime before 8am on Sunday, September 7, morning and died from its injuries and sh ... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - Local - 8 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Phuket park mess a crucial test of NCPO resolve

Sirinat National Park in Phuket is not what you would call big. It is just 90 square kilometres in size with 60 sq km of marine area and 22 sq km of that land. But rai for rai, the land in the park which comprises Hat Nai Thon, Hat Nai Yang, Hat Mai Khao ... [Published Bangkok Post - 12 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

'Gift' method to smuggle animals

IPOH: The Perak Wildlife and National Parks Department (Perhilitan) has seized a "birthday present" containing a viper, 12 toads and various insects at the post office here.State Perhilitan Director Fakhrul Hatta Musa said the gift-wrapped package with ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

HNB’s ESG factor moves to Bundala and Uda Walawe National Parks

by Steve A. MorrellHatton National Bank’s positive impact on Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) factors moved in a positive direction clearly indicating their concern for the environment and its connectivity to larger scale protection of the ... [Published Sri Lanka Island - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 3 reports

‘Birthday gift’ of viper and toads seized

Gift-wrapped package with words 'Happy Birthday' contained plastic containers with animals inside Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian officials seized a “birthday present” containing a viper, 12 toads and various insects from a post office in Perak province, a media ... [Published Gulf News - Sep 21 2014]

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The quote: "At the university most First Class students get technical seats, some become Doctors, some Engineers and some Lawyers. The Second Class pass, and then continue to study MBA, become Administrators and control the First Class. The Third Class and Fourth Class enter politics and business and become ministers and entrepreneurs and control the other classes"
...tremendous pressure from poachers, as it is home to over 80% of the global population of both white and black rhino that still roam in the wild. "It is unfortunate that those trusted with the well-being of these animals are alleged to have become the destroyers of the same heritage that they have a mandate to protect."
"This is going to be another historical chapter in Thailand's zoo industry" Sinjira said via her web site
"With the assistance of the Enhanced Bushfire Management Program, NPWS plans to burn an average of over 135,000 hectares per year, through more than 800 individual hazard reduction activities" , Mr Quirk said

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Three SANParks employees arrested [Published Biz Community - 2 hours ago]
20% discount to online bookings at Golden Gate ... [Published Noodls - 2 hours ago]
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published TIME.com - 2 hours ago]
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 2 hours ago]
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published The China Blog - 2 hours ago]
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 2 hours ago]
Campaign to free gorilla from Bangkok highrise zoo [Published The Nation - Thailand - 2 hours ago]
NPWS hazard reduction burn at North Haven tomor... [Published Noodls - 2 hours ago]
SANParks Employees Implicated In Poaching Incident [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - 2 hours ago]
Bridging a forest: Animal crossings that reduce... [Published thestar.com.my - 3 hours ago]
Eco-viaducts are built to facilitate movements ... [Published thestar.com.my - 3 hours ago]
Biti Misfires On Kariba - Experts [Published AllAfrica.com - 3 hours ago]
North Haven: Hazard reduction burn Tuesday [Published Camden Haven Courier - 3 hours ago]
DNP chief agrees to look into fate of Pata Zoo'... [Published The Nation - Thailand - 3 hours ago]
Celebrate World Rhino Day [Published Benoni City Times - 3 hours ago]
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published Austin American Statesman - 3 hours ago]
South Africa: Park staff arrested for poaching [Published ABC6.com - 3 hours ago]
Celebrities join forces against poaching on Wor... [Published Times Live South Africa - 4 hours ago]
Three SANParks employees arrested for rhino poa... [Published Lowvelder Online - 4 hours ago]
Above the Fog on Mount Tamalpais: San Francisco... [Published Ecology Global Network - 5 hours ago]
Norfolk Island green parrot rescued from the br... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
Free Admission to National Parks on September 27 [Published Examiner.com - 6 hours ago]
iPhone 6, American Values, Beauty, and Our Envi... [Published History News Network - 6 hours ago]
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South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published TIME.com - 2 hours ago]
(JOHANNESBURG) — A ranger and two other employees of South Africa’s parks service were arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching in the country’s flagship wildlife reserve, the agency said Monday. The three suspects were found with a hunting rifle and ...
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 2 hours ago]
(JOHANNESBURG) — A ranger and two other employees of South Africa’s parks service were arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching in the country’s flagship wildlife reserve, the agency said Monday. The three suspects were found with a hunting rifle and ...
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published The China Blog - 2 hours ago]
(JOHANNESBURG) — A ranger and two other employees of South Africa’s parks service were arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching in the country’s flagship wildlife reserve, the agency said Monday. The three suspects were found with a hunting rifle and ...
South Africa: Park Staff Arrested for Poaching [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 2 hours ago]
(JOHANNESBURG) — A ranger and two other employees of South Africa’s parks service were arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching in the country’s flagship wildlife reserve, the agency said Monday. The three suspects were found with a hunting rifle and ...
Above the Fog on Mount Tamalpais: San Francisco... [Published Ecology Global Network - 5 hours ago]
“Full Moon Pacific Fog Blanket”•“Sun Glory”•“A Day in the Life of a  Fire Lookout”“The Bay Area is famous for its dense fog. When you’re in it – anywhere below 1500-2000 feet – the fog is cold,  grey and seemingly still. When you’re above it, you can ...
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