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yesterday at 10:30. Facebook
Happy #WorldPangolinDay!

Instead of focusing on the poachers and wildlife traffickers, we thought we would celebrate our pangolin conservation heroes.

Meet the people making a difference for these scaly mammals on the front lines of Bornean conservation here [ Link ]
World Land Trust
02/17/2017 at 16:43. Facebook
#FridayPhoto A magnificent Bearded Vulture, or Lammergeier, photographed within its mountainous nest in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge by Gareth Goldthorpe.

How many breeding pairs of Lammergeiers do you think there are in Armenia? Find out here [ Link ]
World Land Trust
02/14/2017 at 15:05. Facebook
Happy Valentines Day! Thanks to everyone that voted for the Helmeted Hornbill in Arkive's #LoveSpecies campaign. We came 4th overall, and you can see the full top 10 here: [ Link ]

ARKive - World’s Favourite Unloved Species
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02/13/2017 at 09:32. Facebook
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A great shot of a Spectacled Bear in Tapichalaca reserve, Ecuador, one of the reserves where World Land Trust supports conservation partner Fundacion de Conservacion Jocotoco in safeguarding threatened Andean forest habitat.
WLT CEO John Burton responds to 'BBC’s Planet Earth II did not help the natural world' by Martin Hughes-Games [ Link ]

Response to: The BBC’s Planet Earth II did not help the natural world | Green Diary
World Land Trust (WLT) patron Sir David Attenborough has featured in a music video for WLT ambassador Sarah Class called ‘I Will Fight’.

Sarah Class has been a supporter of WLT for several years, donating a portion of the proceeds from her music sales to WLT conservation projects.

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Music video features David Attenborough talking about World Land Trust | World Land Trust
The day for lovers is approaching. Whether you’re counting the days or ignoring Hallmarks’ pink window display this year, if you are an animal lover, we have some ideas for how you can celebrate.

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#valentinesday #lovespecies
You may have heard of trade in rhino horn, you may have heard of trade in elephant ivory, but have you ever heard of red ivory?

We think the plight of the Critically Endangered Helmeted Hornbill is in need of more attention, and we need your vote to get it to the top of Arkive's #LoveSpecies campaign to find the world's most Unloved species.

Find out why here [ Link ]
There's still time to vote for the Helmeted Hornbill and raise awareness of the plight of this Critically Endangered bird.

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Friday photo: A stunning Rufous-tailed Hummingbird in La Milpa, Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area, Belize.

Photo: Dan Bradbury

#hummingbird #Belize
Time is running out for the Mudahalli Elephant Corridor, says World Land Trust Director of Conservation Roger Wilson after a site visit to the important wildlife corridor.

Thanks to the amazing support of WLT donors, almost £644,000 has been raised towards the appeal, but there's still £106,000 needed to make this corridor a reality.

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#elephant #India #RightOfPassage
Today is #WorldWetlandsDay, highlighting the importance of the world's wetlands.

Not only are they home to an amazing wealth of species, like this Giant Anteater in Bolivia, but wetlands play a vital role in managing extreme weather events.

Wetlands absorb and store excess rainfall and reduce flooding. During the dry season, they delay the onset of droughts and reduce water shortages by...
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A fantastic achievement, as 400,000 trees have been planted at Reserva Ecológica de Guapiaçu as part of their reforestation programme, in partnership with World Land Trust.

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400,000th tree planted at REGUA | World Land Trust
Vote now for the Helmeted Hornbill in Arkive's Valentine's campaign and help to show this unusual and Critically Endangered bird some love.

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Photo: Doug Jansen
A big thank you to corporate supporter Kew Brewery, who has saved 32.5 acres of threatened habitat.
Happy Tết to everyone at WLT partner Viet Nature!

We are celebrating the Lunar New Year - Year of the Rooster - by highlighting Vietnam's highly colourful and threatened wildfowl, including the Critically Endangered Edward's Pheasant.

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Vietnamese New Year: Year of the Rooster | World Land Trust
Stunning views of Guayacan trees from WLT partner Nci Ecuador
World Land Trust have nominated the Helmeted Hornbill for Arkive’s #LoveSpecies campaign! Vote now to get it in the top 10!

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Photo: Michaela Koschova

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