Naturinda was caught in a snare in Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda last month. She was darted, had the snare removed and treated. Since then the @thewcs field team have been monitoring her and the rest of her pride. Unfortunately, she has separated from her pride and has not been seen for two weeks….

ISWMP is joining a wonderful initiative on May 19th called “ Race Against Extinction“ created by our friends and a wonderful organization @generationawakening. Join ISWMP’s team as we race & walk to raise awareness for the species that are going to extinct if we do not change our ways of living. Everyone who signs up…

It’s been a hard week for conservation, meet Rahul, I was with @socp.official on the day of his confiscation from a village on the edge of the Tripa peat swamp, the orangutan capital of the world, within the Leuser Ecosystem, the last place in the world where orangutans, tigers, rhinos and elephants still share the…

Another calf is down after being left in a snare for many days, it’s family moved on. Zoom in on the image and see the from left foot, where the snare has started to cut through the leg. It’s a very sad situation, we are desperately trying to turn this situation around, but there is…

Just two days ago, three orcas were killed and hauled into port at Barrouallie, St. Vincent in the Caribbean. The whalers, who understand the negative press associated with the killing of such animals, attempted to block cameras that shot photos of the cut-up carcasses and defended their actions by stating that killing of orcas in…

It’s been a couple of months since we’ve updated you about our elephant project in the Leuser Ecosystem, we are currently talking with local authorities to get the satellite collars on the wild elephants but it seems to be taking longer that expected. We are still doing everything possible to keep the last wild elephants,…

ISWMP is deeply saddened and disturbed by the loss of five brave Virunga Rangers and their driver who were attacked and killed yesterday while protecting our wild life. Or thoughts and prayers are with their families and workers of Virunga National Park. War on animals is a war on people that love and protect them!…

BRAVO!  Congratulations to the UK and Taiwan Governments who both announced domestic ivory bans in their respective countries yesterday. The bans, which follow in the wake of similar decisions by China and Hong Kong, are a positive step towards securing a future for elephants. Photo: Frank af Petersens Via : @savetheelephants

END USE OF ANIMALS IN CIRCUSES NOW! A circus lorry carrying animals overturned yesterday on a Spanish motorway, leaving one elephant dead and two other injured. An investigation into the incident has been launched. It is believed that it happened after the lorry overtook another vehicle. This is infuriating. These animals should not be in…

We are devastated to learn about the death of four elephants that were killed after a speeding train hit them near a level crossing in Bagadihi Forest Range area in Odisha’s Jharsuguda district on Monday. The impact was so great that they died instantly. Forest officials have urged railway authorities many times to ensure that…

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