The Roar Report

06 Aug

Panthera CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz Interview on New Hampshire Public Radio – 9am on Thursday, August 7th

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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.

05 Aug

Photo of the Day

Panthera/Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife

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.

05 Aug

Aug 9: Dr. Alan Rabinowitz to Deliver Keynote Address at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

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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.

04 Aug

Join Panthera for a #GivingTuesday Webinar - Tuesday, August 5th, at 2pm

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Since 2012, Panthera has participated in #GivingTuesday – an annual campaign organized by 92nd Street Y and other major partners to encourage more and better charitable giving at the start of the holiday season on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving.

01 Aug

Jackson Hole News & Guide Features Panthera’s Teton Cougar Project and Findings on ‘Cougar Communities’

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Read a new Jackson Hole News & Guide article that discusses findings from Panthera's Teton Cougar Project showing that cougars, once thought of as solitary carnivores, are much more social than scientists previously thought.

31 Jul

Support Wildlife Guardians on World Ranger Day

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Today marks World Ranger Day – one day of the year when the international community comes together to honor and support those men and women working on the ground around the world to protect wildlife, including wild cats, from their most pressing threats, including poaching for the illegal wildlife trade, retributive hunting due to conflict with local people, habitat loss and fragmentation and more.

30 Jul

Press Release: Panthera’s Tigers Forever Program Gives Hope for Severely Threatened Wild Tigers

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Positive tiger conservation developments revealed at Panthera’s 7th annual Tigers Forever Meeting

New York, NY – New hope for the future of the endangered wild tiger was unveiled today by Panthera, the world’s leading wild cat conservation organization, on the fifth annual International Tiger Day.

29 Jul

Support Panthera in the Fight for Tigers on International Tiger Day

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Today marks International Tiger Day - a global day to raise awareness about the world’s largest wild cat, and what’s at stake. Unbeknownst to many, fewer than 3,200 tigers remain in the wild, and their survival is threatened due to rampant poaching for the illegal wildlife market, where their skins and body parts are traded at a high price.

25 Jul

Cat News Article by Panthera Scientist Examines Threat of Roads to India’s Leopards

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The leopards of India most often make headlines due to conflict with local people, when leopard habitat abuts or overlaps land occupied by local communities, and also when spotlights are shined on other major threats facing the species, including poaching for the illegal wildlife market, on which their beautiful skins and organs fetch high prices, and loss and fragmentation of leopard habitat.

22 Jul

Photo of the Day

Adam Rubin

What's better - spots or stripes? Panthera's beautiful photo of the day features both - a cheetah, zebra and wildebeest on the African plains. Thanks to Panthera supporter, photographer and wildlife lover, Adam Rubin, for this and other stunning wildlife pics from Africa that help highlight Panthera's big cat conservation work throughout the continent. Learn more about Panthera's Project Leonardo