Two new species were recently recorded in Nepal for the first time by Panthera Kaplan scholar and PhD fellow, Madhu Chetri. Camera trap images captured in May and June of this year identified the Steppe polecat, a relative of the black-footed ferret, and the Tibetan or Himalayan wolf in Nepal’s Annapurna-Manaslu landscape – an area managed by Panthera’s partner, the National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC).
National Geographic NewsWatch has just published a new article by Tajikistan Snow Leopard Program Director, Tanya Rosen, on Panthera’s snow leopard conservation work in the central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan.
On Monday, Panthera CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, was interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show in Washington, D.C.
Today at 11am EST, Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will be interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show in Washington, D.C.
In a new online video segment, Reuters has featured an interview with Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading tiger scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, on the state of the endangered tiger and the “sky-rocketing” trade in tiger parts on the illegal wildlife market that is threatening the future of the fewer than 3,200 wild tigers that remain in Asia, and the species as a whole.
On Monday, August 18th, Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will be interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show in Washington, D.C.
Last week, Panthera’s CEO and wild cat scientist, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, was interviewed on New Hampshire Public Radio’s ‘The Exchange’ program to discuss the state of wild cats around the globe, unique threats these species are facing in various regions of the world and the critical conservation work Panthera is carrying out today to ensure these wild cats live on forever.
Listen to the interview to learn why the tiger is one of the most endangered big cats in the world today and how wild cat corridors (like the Jaguar Corridor extending from Mexico to Argentina) are created and identified, hear Dr. Rabinowitz answer listeners questions, and more.
Panthera CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz Interview on New Hampshire Public Radio – 9am on Thursday, August 7th
Tune in to New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) on Thursday, August 7th, at 9am EST to hear an interview with Panthera’s CEO and one of the world’s leading wild cat scientists, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz. Featured on NHPR’s program, The Exchange, Dr. Rabinowitz will share stories from his decades of work dedicated to conserving the world’s 38 wild cat species, details on the state of some of the world’s largest and most imperiled big cats and the threats they are facing, and information on the critical conservation work that Panthera’s scientists are conducting around the globe to ensure a future for these keystone species.
Check out our photo of the day of a curious leopard cub in South Africa's Ithala Game Reserve, taken through Panthera's KwaZulu-Natal Leopard Monitoring Project carried out in collaboration with Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife, iSimangaliso Park Authority and Wildlife ACT. Did you know you can volunteer for this project by joining the Wildlife ACT team, who are responsible for looking after our camera traps in the field? Learn more about volunteering at www.wildlifeact.com . Also learn how Panthera's work helped rewrite conservation policy to ensure the long-term future of leopards in this region through the Munyawana Leopard Project.
On Saturday, August 9th, at 6pm, Panthera’s CEO, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will deliver the keynote address, entitled ‘Connecting the Dots: Saving the World’s Big Cat Species,’ at the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Annual Meeting and Summer Celebration.