12 Aug '11, 12am

WWF commends South Africa for strong conviction of two rhino horn smugglers.

WWF Commends South Africa for Strong Action Two Vietnamese men convicted of attempting to smuggle 18 rhino horns in June 2010 out of South Africa were sentenced to the longest prison terms possible under the country’s national wildlife law. Share: Iceland in Defiance of Commercial Whaling Ban Conservation and animal welfare groups commend U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary's declaration and urge the President to pursue sanctions. Read more Share: Polar Bears Forced to Swim Longer Distances Sea ice loss from climate change is causing polar bears to swim longer distances to find stable ice or to reach land, according to a new paper co-authored by a WWF expert. Read more Share: New Postage Stamp Benefits Vanishing Species The stamp is the result of a 10-year effort led by WWF, in partnership with the U.S. Postal Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and other interna...

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