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Man stopped on Thai border with orangutans, tortoises, raccoons

Posted by on Jun 22, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

Bangkok, Thailand | AFP | Thai wildlife officers have arrested a Malaysian man attempting to smuggle two baby orangutans, 51 tortoises and...

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COMMENT: The Primate Lodge story

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Business, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

COMMENT | By Amos Wekesa |  Towards the end of 2005, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) called for expression of interest in running two...

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Two arrested with 24.8kg of ivory in Kasese

Posted by on Jun 2, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

Two arrested with 24.8kgs of ivory  in Kasese District Police in Kasese has arrested two men in possession of  24.8kg of ivory  worth...

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China rejects Uganda ivory trafficking claims against diplomats

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, China, Crime, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

FILE PHOTO: China Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying Beijing, China | AFP |  China on Thursday rejected allegations that two of its...

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Uganda probes Chinese diplomats over ivory trafficking

Posted by on May 31, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, China, Crime, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

FILE PHOTO: Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) rangers along with volunteers carry elephant tusks to a burning site on April 20, 2016, at...

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The Tricks Nature Documentaries Use to Draw You In

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

In the back of your mind, you probably realize that nature documentaries aren’t literally nonfiction depictions of actual things that...

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The Tricks Nature Documentaries Use to Draw You In

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

In the back of your mind, you probably realize that nature documentaries aren’t literally nonfiction depictions of actual things that...

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Were Those Cheerios Seeds Really So Bad? An Investigation

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

Last month, we told you not to plant the wildflower seeds that Cheerios is giving away to help “bring back the bees,” because they seemed...

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Were Those Cheerios Seeds Really So Bad? An Investigation

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

Last month, we told you not to plant the wildflower seeds that Cheerios is giving away to help “bring back the bees,” because they seemed...

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Four arrested with ivory in Abim, northern Uganda

Posted by on Apr 1, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

Police in Abim District in northern Uganda are holding four men who were arrested with 22.5 kilograms of ivory. Sixty-seven year old...

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VIDEO: Human-wildlife conflicts affecting conservation in Uganda

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

VIDEO: There has been a rise in human –wildlife conflicts around protected National Parks that threaten conservation of biodiversity. The...

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Why You Should Never Feed Wild Animals

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

Seeing wildlife up close is one of the most thrilling parts of exploring the outdoors, and you may be tempted to feed the animals to tempt...

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Why You Should Never Feed Wild Animals

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

Seeing wildlife up close is one of the most thrilling parts of exploring the outdoors, and you may be tempted to feed the animals to tempt...

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Poachers kill rare giant elephant in Kenya

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Crime, Wildlife | 0 comments

Nairobi, Kenya | AFP |  One of Africa’s oldest and largest elephants was killed by poachers in Kenya on Monday, according to a...

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A tonne of ivory, hacked into pieces, seized in Uganda

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Crime, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

Kampala, Uganda | AFP |  Ugandan authorities have seized more than a tonne of ivory, chopped into small pieces and treated with a chemical...

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World converges in Kampala for Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

An exhibition stall at POATE Uganda hosts the 3rd Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) that will attract international hosted buyers from...

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World converges in Kampala for Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

An exhibition stall at POATE Uganda hosts the 3rd Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) that will attract international hosted buyers from...

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Two men found with Hippo, Warthog teeth convicted

Posted by on Feb 11, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, News, Uganda, Wildlife | 0 comments

Buganda Road Court has convicted two men in Kampala who were recently arrested with protected animal species. Chief Magistate James Eremye...

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China to ban ivory trade by end of 2017

Posted by on Dec 31, 2016 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, China, Politics, Wildlife | 0 comments

Beijing, China | AFP |  China will ban all domestic ivory trade and processing by the end of 2017, state media reported Friday, in a move...

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Avoid Deer Collisions While Driving by Taking These Precautions

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016 in All Uganda Today Posts, Wildlife | 0 comments

Deer vehicle collisions kill about 200 people every year, and more deer collisions happen in the fall than any other time of year. If you...

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