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January 10, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
ABC News - January 10, 2020

Ivan Pereira – Scientists who explored high altitude locations in the Indonesian archipelago discovered a group of new bird species.

News ›› Aceh ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - January 10, 2020

Junaidi Hanafiah, Rahmadi Rahmad, East Lampung, Indonesia – The government of the Indonesian province of Aceh, notorious for public canings carried out under sharia law, plans to put t

January 6, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - January 6, 2020

Jakarta – A total of 25 dead turtles found in the waters of Sepang Bay in Bengkulu, with the latest discovered on Friday, may possibly have been killed by rising sea temperatures, an e

December 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - December 30, 2019

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan, North Sumatra – An endangered giant leatherback turtle was found slaughtered in Sosorgadong district, Central Tapanuli regency, North Sumatra on Monday.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - December 30, 2019

Taufik Wijaya, Palembang, Indonesia – A spate of recent tiger attacks on farmers in Indonesia's South Sumatra province has renewed calls from experts to protect wildlife habitats from

December 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Sydney Morning Herald - December 25, 2019

Karuni Rompies, Jakarta – Hundreds of people living in a housing complex 35 kilometres to the south of the Indonesian capital have been forced to learn safe snake-handling techniques t

December 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - December 18, 2019

Hans Nicholas Jong, Jakarta – Indonesia's North Sumatra province, the only known habitat of the Tapanuli orangutan (Pongo tapanuliensis), has proven to be a precarious place for the ap

December 12, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Coconuts Bali - December 12, 2019

Police in the Blahbatuh sub-district of Gianyar regency have been receiving flower boards from animal lovers and activists these past few weeks, who are thanking officers for enforcing

December 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - December 11, 2019

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – Personnel of the Riau Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA) have discovered hundreds of traps allegedly set up by poachers around several conservatio

December 9, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - December 9, 2019

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – Authorities have arrested five suspected poachers and traders targeting Sumatran tigers, confiscating four fetuses of the endangered species and tiger skin d

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Al Jazeera - December 9, 2019

Ian Lloyd Neubauer, Jogjakarta and Denpasar, Indonesia – Every year in Indonesia, at least one million dogs are brutally butchered for human consumption, according to various charities

December 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Tempo - December 8, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – A joint team of the police and the Environment and Forestry Ministry has arrested five people over alleged illegal hunting of Sumatran tiger (Panthera tigris) in Ria

December 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - December 6, 2019

Jakarta – Local residents have found another dead sea turtle washed up on a beach near Baai Island Port in the city of Bengkulu, on Thursday, making it the 10th dead turtle discovered

December 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - December 4, 2019

Jakarta – The Central Java administration is requiring regents and mayors across the province to ban the consumption of dog meat throughout the region.

December 3, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - December 3, 2019

Dyaning Pangestika, Jakarta – An animal rights organization, People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), is lambasting the Bandung administration in West Java for handing out chick

November 28, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - November 28, 2019

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – A blind male orangutan that was found with 24 air rifles pellets in his body was declared to be a stable condition on Thursday after a team of veterinarians re

November 26, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Channel News Asia - November 26, 2019

Lospalos, Timor Leste – Mario Da Cruz could only watch in horror as a small army of crocodiles killed a child on a Timor Leste beach – another victim of the tiny nation's soaring rate

November 22, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Reuters - November 22, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesian authorities suspect a Sumatran elephant found dead in a palm oil plantation may have been poisoned or electrocuted, marking the second time in a week a carcass of

November 20, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - November 20, 2019

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – The carcass of an elephant with its tusks and trunk cut off has been found decomposing in the concession area of PT Arara Abadi (AA) in Bengkalis regency, Ri

November 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - November 15, 2019

Michael Standaert – Recent dry-season fires that raged across Indonesia in September and October have taken a toll on forests, even in protected areas.

November 1, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Tempo - November 1, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – Activists from the Wildlife Crime Team (WCT) ask the Indonesian government to form a task force that focuses on handling conflicts between men and the Sumatran tiger

October 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Tempo - October 31, 2019

Ludhy Cahyana, Jakarta – Directorate General of Natural Resource and Ecosystem Conservation (KSDAE) of Environment and Forestry Ministry was set to open the Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary II

October 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Coconuts Jakarta - October 18, 2019

A shocking case of alleged deadly animal abuse has sparked huge outrage on social media in Indonesia this week, prompting a police probe into the matter.

October 10, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - October 10, 2019

Arya Dipa, Bandung – With numerous infrastructure development projects in the pipeline on Java Island and the never-ending expansion of plantations that divide jungles into smaller sec

October 4, 2019

News ›› Aceh ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Agence France Presse - October 4, 2019

Jakarta – Poachers who threaten endangered orangutans, tigers and other wildlife could receive up to 100 lashes under new rules in Indonesia's Aceh province, which usually reserves whi