Maasai In Tanzania Face Eviction As Government Makes Room for Trophy Hunting

Maasai In Tanzania Face Eviction As Government Makes Room for Trophy Hunting

NAIROBI—Close to 500 organizations and 4,747 individuals recently petitioned the Tanzanian government to respect the rights of 70,000 Maasai pastoralists, who are at risk of being evicted from ancestral land because of the government’s collusion with big-game hunting interests. The petition was delivered after a government official summoned on January 11 village and ward leaders […]

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Connecting fragmented wolverine habitat is essential for their conservation

Connecting fragmented wolverine habitat is essential for their conservation

Present day wolverines, which emerged during the ice age, have been declining globally despite their many adaptions to live in challenging, rugged environments. These large land-dwelling weasels evolved to scramble up trees and climb steep, snowy mountains. Wolverines’ snowshoe-like paws, heavy frost-resistant fur and powerful muscles let them thrive in some of the coldest places […]

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Tips for Staying Safe While Hunting

Tips for Staying Safe While Hunting

Hunting is one of the most popular and exciting outdoor activities that most people choose for adventure. However, hunting requires someone to be skilled, focused, patient, and, most importantly, careful. As a hunter, you’re exposed to many different dangers, including gun accidents, dangerous a­nimals, unstable terrain, and other hazards that put you at risk. It’s […]

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Inside how Botswana’s trophy hunting is making the rich richer and the poor poorer

Inside how Botswana’s trophy hunting is making the rich richer and the poor poorer

Botswana’s trophy hunting which was supposed to benefit local communities is instead shifting wealth from them to the country’s big businessmen- Sunday Standard investigations have revealed. In the latest development, a company owned by business mogul Derek Brink has strong armed an Okavango Delta based community trust to award them an elephant hunting quota at […]

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“The Bear Whisperer” Host Charged With Poaching Black Bear in a National Park, Airing the Footage on His Show

“The Bear Whisperer” Host Charged With Poaching Black Bear in a National Park, Airing the Footage on His Show

Reality TV personality Harvey Neil Anthony, who professionally goes by Blaine Anthony and is known for his show “The Bear Whisperer,” faces federal poaching charges after shooting a bear in Kenai Fjords National Park and airing it on his show. He and his production company, Nature Productions, Inc., face misdemeanor charges that carry up to […]

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