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  • Leaping to the Rescue: Million Dollar Fund for Frogs

    12/17/13

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    The Amphibian Survival Alliance, Rainforest Trust, Global Wildlife Conservation and Andrew Sabin Family Foundation are taking a bold step in the fight to save amphibians by committing one million dollars to protect key habitats worldwide over the coming year. The fund, which has been named the Leapfrog Conservation Fund, will be dispersed through the ASA – the world’s largest partnership for amphibian conservation – to strategically protect and manage key habitats for frogs, salamanders, caecilians and other species for the benefit of current and future generations.

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  • Global Rescue Partners with Global Wildlife Conservation

    11/20/13

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    Offers Medical and Security Evacuation Services to Support Remote Exploration Needed to Save Threatened Species

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  • Encountering the Unknown Part 2

    10/24/13

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    Following from Part One, published last week, which introduced the geology, biology and anthropology of New Guinea, Part Two of this article focuses on the biological survey carried out at three sites within the Hindenburg Wall region of southwest Papua New Guinea. Organised by the Wildlife Conservation Society and funded by the Papua New Guinea Sustainable Development Programme, this research was carried out by a team of local and international biologists from Global Wildlife Conservation earlier this year. Part Two of the article focuses on the plants and animals that were encountered, as well as the research team and the future conservation status of the region.

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  • Encountering the Unknown Part 1

    10/17/13

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    An introduction to the geological, biological and anthropological variety of New Guinea, the region’s geographical association with its neighbours in the South Pacific, and why the area is inhabited by unique flora and fauna and distinct human societies. Next week, Part Two will continue by focussing on a pioneering biological survey carried out in southwest Papua New Guinea, and will feature some of the fascinating species that were encountered and how this survey can help conservationists protect the area in the future.

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  • The poisonous “cocoa frog,” brilliantly colored fishes, and tiny aquatic beetles are among more than 60 species recently discovered by a team of scientists exploring the remote rainforests of Southeastern Suriname in South America. The recently documented wildlife are likely new to the science community.

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  • Exploring for the first time the most remote forests in the greenest country in the world, scientists with Conservation International’s Rapid Assessment Program and Global Wildlife Conservation document new species and climate-resilient sources of freshwater and other ecosystem services central to Suriname’s sustainable development.

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  • Several unique wildlife species captured the attention of voters in a just-completed campaign naming the Alliance for Zero Extinction’s (AZE’s) 7 Wonders of Endangered Species.

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  • ‘Extinct’ Toad Returns Home

    10/30/12

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    The Kihansi Spray Toad, the missing amphibian that has been the focus of much attention in Tanzania and around the world was returned to its unique ecosystem in the Kihansi Gorge, Udzungwa Mountains on October 30th, 2012. Now that it has returned to its restored habitat, the Kihansi Spray Toad represents the world’s first reintroduction of an ‘Extinct in the Wild’ amphibian.

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  • Ants abound in Uganda

    09/13/12

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    GWC’s Leeanne Alonso joined 14 other myrmecologists (ant experts) to help teach the annual Ant Course, this year held in Kibale Forest, Uganda.

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  • “Zero Extinction” Seven Wonders Campaign Announced

    09/10/12

    Posted By: Global Wildlife

    Public Asked to Vote for the 7 Endangered Wonders of the World

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