Wildlife

Total 19 Posts

Using Google Images to identify the diet of Africa’s largest eagle

Scientists now have a better understanding of what martial eagles eat. This is valuable for the conservation of this endangered species.

Drones alone won’t save Afrika’s elephants

Drone technology plays a vital role in gathering accurate wildlife data. But this alone isn't enough to save Afrika's elephants.

Niger will use drones to protect almost extinct addax antelopes

Niger turns to drones to protect endangered addax antelopes.

Paul Allen, Microsoft Co-Founder and conservationist, passes away at 65

Paul G. Allen, Microsoft co-founder and conservationist, has passed away at the age of 65.

Using Artificial Intelligence to protect elephants from poachers

The Elephant Listening Project tracks some elephant herds in Afrika by using sensors that detect patterns of elephant calls and gunshots.

Jack Ma honors 50 Afrikan wildlife rangers who are fighting poaching

Jack Ma, the founder and Executive Chairman of the Alibaba Group, was among those present at the African Ranger Awards to honor 50 rangers who work on the continent to protect wildlife. The awards ceremony was organizes by The Paradise Foundation, a Chinese conservation charity co-led by Jack Ma. Asha

Use of analytics software leads to arrest of wildlife traffickers

Thaks to use of of a new data analytics solution, the multinational Lusaka Agreement Task Force (LATF) has managed to arrest 8 people who are responsible for trafficking large consignments of endangered animals. The arrests included some government officials who colluded with the trafickers. In total, 4 arrests were made