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KZN Rangers take on tough terrain in fight against poaching

Independent online (SA) 31 Jul 2021
Wildlife rangers from KwaZulu-Natal will join their counterparts across the continent, along with social media influencers and celebrities, to raise funds lost during the Covid pandemic which has caused a surge in wildlife poaching and decimated the wildlife tourism industry across Africa.
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S. Africa pays tribute to rangers in commemoration of World Ranger Day

China.dot.org 31 Jul 2021
"In the battle to conserve our wildlife and halt poaching, it is our ... "The only long-term sustainable solution to wildlife management and conservation is to ensure communities living on the outskirts of our national parks benefit from tourism and other opportunities," she said.
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Global tag: Ranthambore Tiger reserve fails to provide data

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve (RTR), which is a shining example for wildlife tourism across the globe, failed to bag the coveted global Conservation Assured Tiger Standards (CATS) accreditation in the first phase after authorities failed to provide the required data.
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The impact of rising water temperatures in Colorado

9news 31 Jul 2021
Wildlife is stressed when water temperatures rise, but people in agriculture and tourism also struggle with the impacts ... .
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Rwanda: Rwandan Model Floated as Answer for Underfunding to Africa National Parks

All Africa 31 Jul 2021
A well-meaning observation by Kenya's Cabinet Secretary for Tourism and Wildlife Najib Balala on newer models of financing national parks has acquired a life of its own with some in conservation circles urging for the Rwandan way ....
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City tapped for recovery-based tourism program;OBT nets gold-level from concierge program

Montrose Press 30 Jul 2021
The City of Montrose's Office of Business and Tourism, OBT, was recently selected to participate in the Colorado Tourism Office, CTO, Restart Destinations Program, an effort to advance recovery-focused tourism as Colorado destinations emerge from the pandemic ... Tourism Council of Carbondale — (Roaring Fork Valley) ... Clear Creek County Tourism Bureau.
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Letter to the Editor: A better investment

The Capital Journal 30 Jul 2021
But doing it through a bounty on the tails of wildlife to boost the ... The income realized from pheasant season is a drop in the bucket compared to the benefits of wildlife-watching tourism in S.D.
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Kenya says 3 northern white rhino embryos created to save iconic species

Sina 30 Jul 2021
Najib Balala, cabinet secretary for tourism and wildlife, said the creation of three healthy northern white rhino embryos, which brought the total number produced so far to 12, marked a milestone in efforts to halt the extinction of the rare species.
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500 schemes worth Rs 86980.253 million being launched in Rwp division: Commissioner

Urdu Point 30 Jul 2021
The new schemes included 33 of Highway Division, 12 of RC Division, 72 of Building Division, 50 of Local Government and Community Development, 29 of Public Health, 05 of RDA, 04 of sports Department, 05 of WASA, one small dam project and eight of other departments including Allied Hospitals, Tourism, TEVTA, Wildlife and PHA ... ....
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To attract tourists, Rajasthan to open two safari routes at Nahargarh Sanctuary

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021
Tourists visiting Pink city will have an added destination for leopard safari as the forest department plans to open two routes in Nahargarh Wildlife Sanctuary (NWS) ... A forest officer at Jhalana said, “Jhalana is a shining example of how wildlife tourism can thrive in the middle of a crowded city.
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Raj to open two safari routes at Nahargarh Sanctuary

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021
Tourists visiting Pink city will have an added destination for leopard safari as the forest department plans to open two routes in Nahargarh Wildlife Sanctuary (NWS) ... A forest officer at Jhalana said, “Jhalana is a shining example of how wildlife tourism can thrive in the middle of a crowded city.
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International Tiger Day: Are safaris at wildlife reserves detrimental to tiger conservation?

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021
Most will never raise their voice in protest when a wildlife reserve is under threat ... Mass tourism has also led to the creation of more forest roads, clearing of more trees to create ‘view lines’, and the digging of more unnecessary waterholes — all of which have a negative impact on wildlife in the long run.
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Latika Nath, The ‘Tiger Princess’ In Chiffon Saris Who Broke Barriers In Wildlife Conservation

Yahoo Daily News 29 Jul 2021
She stormed into the world of wildlife conservation at a time when women in the field were few and far between ... Focusing on her love for writing and photography, Dr Latika Nath uses these tools to spread awareness about wildlife conservation.
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