Operation PAWS

Operation PAWS

Protection of Asian Wildlife Species Hundreds of animals seized in operation targeting wildlife trafficking across Asia LYON, France – A five-month long INTERPOL-coordinated operation targeting wildlife trafficking in tigers and other big cats across Asia has resulted...

Smuggler Caught with Tiger Cub Skin

COIMBATORE: In an early morning operation, forest officials arrested a person carrying a bag with tiger skin at the Thiruvalluvar Bus Stand in the city on Wednesday. Officials suspect the skin to belong to that of a tiger cub less than a year old.   Conservator...

Poacher Catches His Own Illegal Tiger Trade on Cell Phone

Poacher Catches His Own Illegal Tiger Trade on Cell Phone   July 14, 2011, 4:41 PM By ANDREW C. REVKIN When a wildlife conservation patrol in Thailand’s Western Forest Province surprised some poachers, a pile of abandoned gear, particularly a cell phone, provided...