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Threatened Biodiversity Potential of Hon Khoai Island, Southern Vietnam

Threatened Biodiversity Potential of Hon Khoai Island, Southern Vietnam Habitat of the endangered, endemic Psychedelic rock gecko Posted: 4 June 2021By: Truong Quang Nguyen1, Hai Ngoc Ngo2,4, Khoi Vu Nguyen3, Manh Huu Bui3, Phuong Huy Dang1, Cuong The Nguyen1, Tru Vu Hoang1 & Thomas Ziegler4 1 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Truong Q. Nguyen: Institute of Ecology …

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Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo’s Contribution to the Survival of Pickersgill’s Reed Frogs

Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo’s Efforts to Save the Pickersgill’s Reed Frogs Posted: 6 May 2021By: Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo Amphibian Research Programme Team Pickersgill’s reed frog (Hyperolius pickergilli). Credit Johannesburg Zoo The Amphibian Research Project of the Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo (JCPZ-ARP) was initiated in 2006 with the main objective of assisting …

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Softshell Turtle Conservation Breeding Success in Vietnam

Softshell Turtle Conservation Breeding Success in Vietnam Posted: 8 February 2021By: Prof Dr Thomas Ziegler, Kölner Zoo Aquarium Curator and Coordinator of Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Projects Vietnam and Laos In the WAZA News Magazine 01 2020, Cologne Zoo and its Vietnamese cooperation partners reported about their search of the spotted softshell turtle (Pelodiscus variegatus) …

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Illegal Wildlife Trafficking – How You Can Help

Illegal Wildlife Trafficking – How You Can Help Date: 19/05/2020 By: Greg Tully, Pan-African Sanctuary Alliance (PASA) A young chimpanzee which had been caught for the illegal wildlife trade Conservationists and field researchers have a unique opportunity to both witness and counteract illegal wildlife trafficking, yet for many, this aspect of fieldwork can come as …

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