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Conservation & Animal Rights

March 30, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - March 30, 2020

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – The Riau Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA Riau) rescued a female Sumatran tiger that had been severely wounded by a poacher's snare at a pulp pla

March 21, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - March 21, 2020

Asip Hasani, Tulungagung, East Java – Tulungagung Police in East Java arrested a fisherman for catching nine long-beaked common dolphins from the sea to be sold to a local fish trader.

March 20, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - March 20, 2020

Basten Gokkon, Jakarta – Conservationists and affected communities have slammed a plan to build a road through a jungle-clad mountain in Indonesia's West Java province, citing the lack

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - March 20, 2020

Basten Gokkon, Jakarta – Indonesian authorities have ordered a temporary closure of dozens of national parks and conservation sites to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus that has

March 18, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - March 18, 2020

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March 13, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - March 13, 2020

Suryadi, Pekanbaru, Indonesia – Wildlife experts have called on the Indonesian government to boost protection of critically endangered tigers in the vicinity of a major road project in

February 21, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - February 21, 2020

Dedek Hendry, Bengkulu – A female Sumatran tiger has been found dead in a wire trap in a forest within Seluma regency, Bengkulu, in yet another incident that has drawn attention to the

February 19, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - February 19, 2020

Jon Afrizal, Jambi – Dozens of bird species endemic to Sumatra Island are closer to extinction because of habitat loss from land use change as well as illegal hunting.

February 17, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - February 17, 2020

Arya Dipa, Bandung – Twenty-one new species have been added to the list of bird species endemic to Indonesia as of the beginning of 2020, bringing the country's total to 1,794 bird spe

February 16, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Channel News Asia - February 16, 2020

Nivell Rayda, Jakarta – When Mr Richard Ratuwalu moved to a housing complex in an eastern suburb of Jakarta in 2016, the 40-year-old banker thought he had hit the jackpot.

February 6, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Coconuts Jakarta - February 6, 2020

Indonesia has reached an important milestone in the animal rights movement, as the government has officially banned traveling dolphin circus shows throughout the country.

February 5, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - February 5, 2020

Jakarta – East Java Police have dismantled a syndicate they accuse of selling endangered animals that allegedly operated in several areas in East Java.

February 4, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - February 4, 2020

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – The management of Kasang Kulim Pekanbaru Zoo in Riau is being investigated over allegations of negligence after one of two leopard cubs sent by the Riau Poli

February 3, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - February 3, 2020

Jakarta – A contest to save a wild crocodile that has been living with a used motorcycle tire around its neck for years has been cancelled after the Central Sulawesi Natural Resources

January 30, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - January 30, 2020

Jakarta – The Central Sulawesi Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA Central Sulawesi) is holding a contest for anyone who is willing and able to save a wild crocodile in Palu t

January 28, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - January 28, 2020

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – A 5-year-old male elephant was wounded in Bengkalis regency of Riau after stepping into a trap.

January 25, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Post - January 25, 2020

Rizal Harahap, Pekanbaru – The Riau Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA Riau) is putting GPS collars on a herd of wild elephants in Riau for the first time in an effort to red

January 24, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Mongabay - January 24, 2020

Hans Nicholas Jong, Jakarta – The fires that raze vast swaths of Indonesian Borneo every year are having a lasting health impact on the region's critically endangered orangutans that t

January 16, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Conservation & Animal Rights
Jakarta Globe - January 16, 2020

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – At least five hectares of forest land inside the Giak Siam Kecil conservation in Bengkalis, Riau, were destroyed by fire on Thursday.

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