Wildlife authorities publish guidelines on wild animal releases

Before that happens, the circular said authorities should run tests on animal adaptability and determine how the release could affect local ecology. For animals with huge numbers, provincial authorities can make arrangements for them to be released in other provinces.

Grieving daughter, 32, collapses and dies of heart attack as her 63-year-old coronavirus victim mother’s coffin is lowered into the ground at funeral

Experts have been conflicted since the beginning of the outbreak about whether the true number of people who are infected is significantly higher than the official numbers of recorded cases. Some people are expected to have such mild symptoms that they never even realise they are ill unless they’re tested, so only the more serious […]

Video games we’re playing during the coronavirus lockdown

The Sims 4Despite how many incredible games have come out recently, all I want to do is bury myself within The Sims. Coping mechanism? Perhaps. Maybe I’m opting to spend time in a simulated world instead of the real world for a reason. But then, maybe that reason is because I’m determined and focused to […]

Human exploitation of wildlife and their habitats is directly to blame for the increased spread of viruses from animals to humans, study claims

– Allowing invasive species to crowd out native plants and animals. The number of invasive alien species per country has risen 70 per cent since 1970, with one species of bacteria threatening nearly 400 amphibian species.

Next coronavirus ‘right around the corner’ if wet markets don’t close, animal rights groups, politicians warn

Friends of Animals says it has sent letters to the heads of the World Health Organization and the United Nations urging their member countries to close the unsanitary businesses, while PETA is drawing attention to the issue through the release of a new video purportedly showing flies crawling over the flesh of a snake and potential cross-contamination happening at markets in Indonesia and Thailand.

Tibetan nature reserve to install video monitoring system for wildlife

The population of wild animals in the state-level nature reserve has increased in recent years thanks to effective protection efforts. In January, local police carried out a 22-day joint winter patrol in the region, traveling more than 7,800 km, according to the source.

Coronavirus pandemic puts focus on tuberculosis among zoo animals

“It is also important to note that more than 70% of the emerging zoonotic diseases have wild animals as reservoir hosts. The major zoonotic diseases that are transmitted from wild animals to humans include rabies, anthrax, leptospirosis, Q-fever, psittacosis, hendra virus, nipah virus, herpes B encephalitis and toxoplasmosis,” the review said.

New Pokemon and Digimon Anime Have Fans Reliving the Good Old Days

For those who haven’t been keeping track of things, 2020 is a big year for monster anime. A slew of series are slated to make a comeback this year or are in the midst of them. Here in the U.S., cartoon series like Ben 10 caught so many by surprise with its announcement comeback, but […]

Conservationists No Longer Agree on What ‘Wild’ Means

The 38-year-old conservationist, his hair cropped as short as a Special Forces soldier’s, scanned the dripping forest for something he thought important for me to see. “There!” he said, pointing toward a tree with a familiar look. “Apple! See how our volunteers have pruned it?”

Wild elephant rescued from farm well near Palamaner

On information from the residents, forest officials from Palamaner and Chittoor rushed to the spot and undertook rescue operation. An earth mover was deployed and one side of the wall of the well was dug and a slope created. The jumbo easily scaled the slope and made its way towards the hillocks to join its […]