RESOURCES DECEMBER 2021

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Dear Recipients: Please find Resources for December 2021 below
CONFERENCES

France is preparing to host 74th meeting of the Standing Committee of the
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and
Flora (CITES)

CITES
December 17, 2021
https://cites.org/eng/news/france_to_host_74th_meeting_of_the_standing_committee_of_cites_in_lyon_16122021

GENERAL

Animal crossings: The ecoducts helping wildlife navigate busy roads across
the world

Patrick Greenfield, The Guardian
December 29, 2021
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/dec/29/wildlife-bridges-saving-creatures-big-and-small-aoe

Cambodia students start “one dollar” campaign to aid elephants
Long Kimmarita, The Phnom Penh Post
December 15, 2021
https://asianews.network/cambodia-students-start-one-dollar-campaign-to-aid-elephants/

Centennial of hunting diplomacy in Nepal
Tom Robertson, Nepali Times
December 14, 2021
https://www.nepalitimes.com/here-now/centennial-of-hunting-diplomacy-in-nepal/

Dr. Aditi Sharma, senior veterinarian & wildlife health specialist at
Rajaji Tiger Reserve

Feminism India
December 15, 2021
https://feminisminindia.com/2021/12/15/dr-aditi-sharma-senior-veterinarian-wildlife-health-specialist-at-rajaji-tiger-reserve/

Fraport Greece at the forefront of the fight against wildlife trafficking
Tatiana Rokou, Travel Daily News
December 17, 2021
https://www.traveldailynews.com/post/fraport-greece-at-the-forefront-of-the-fight-against-wildlife-trafficking

Guwahati media institute holds memorial lecture on wildlife conservation,
climate change

The Telegraph India
December 7, 2021
https://www.telegraphindia.com/edugraph/news/guwahati-media-institute-holds-memorial-lecture-on-wildlife-conservation-climate-change/cid/1842274

Indigenous communities hold a huge and unique source of ecological
knowledge (Gabon)

British Ecological Society / Phys.Org
December 13, 2021
https://phys.org/news/2021-12-indigenous-huge-unique-source-ecological.html

Japan donates cyber equipment to police (Zimbabwe)
Newsday
December 17, 2021
https://www.newsday.co.zw/2021/12/japan-donates-cyber-equipment-to-police/

Last elephant krall at the brink of destruction (w/video) (Sri Lanka)
Hiru News
December 13, 2021
https://www.hirunews.lk/english/290882/last-elephant-kraal-at-the-brink-of-destruction-video

Liberia: Multinational stakeholders validate Grebo/Krahn National Park
management plan

Gerald C. Koinyeneh, Front Page Africa
December 10, 2021
https://frontpageafricaonline.com/environment/liberia-multinational-stakeholders-validate-grebo-krahn-national-park-management-plan/

Meet the oldest roadside attraction in America, “Lucy the elephant”
(Margate, NJ)

Harry Hurley, WPGT Talk Radio
December 20, 2021
https://wpgtalkradio.com/meet-the-oldest-roadside-attraction-in-america-lucy-the-elephant/

Paramount dogs to curb poaching at Table Mountain National Park (South
Africa)

DefenceWeb
December 15, 2021
https://www.defenceweb.co.za/featured/paramount-dogs-to-curb-poaching-at-table-mountain-national-park/

Returning home: A look back on the return of migrating elephants to their
natural habitat in southwest China's Yunnan

CGTN
December 29, 2021
https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-12-29/VHJhbnNjcmlwdDYxNTY5/index.html

The science of it all (Marshfield, Wisconsin)
Hub City Times
December 20, 2021
https://hubcitytimes.com/2021/12/20/the-science-of-it-all/

Solar power for Addo Elephant National Park (South Africa)
Dominic Naidoo, The Independent Online
December 9, 2021
https://www.iol.co.za/news/environment/solar-power-for-addo-elephant-national-park-de18699d-108c-4bc8-bd7d-f23ecb4eaad4

ARCHAEOLOGYFossil tracks and trunk marks reveal signs of ancient elephants
The South African
December 21, 2021
https://www.thesouthafrican.com/lifestyle/environment/elephants-knysna-track-marks-ancient-cape-south-coast/

Mammoth discovery: Giant tuskers and wild horses roaming North America
died out only 5,000 years ago

Martin M. Barillas, Birmingham Times
December 10, 2021
https://www.birminghamtimes.com/2021/12/mammoth-discovery-giant-tuskers-and-wild-horses-roaming-north-america-died-out-only-5000-years-ago/

FILM & VIDEO / DOCUMENTARIES / AUDIO / PHOTO RELATEDCarrie Johnson is…in
talks to produce show on elephants at wildlife park (w/video)

Richard Eden, The Daily Mail
December 22, 2021
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10337641/Carrie-Johnson-wooed-Netflix-make-nature-documentary-elephants.html

Conservationist Paula Kahumbu "Overheard at National Geographic” (w/audio)
Alex Reif, Laughing Place.com
December 1, 2021
https://www.laughingplace.com/w/articles/2021/12/01/kenyan-conservationist-paula-kahumbu-overheard-at-national-geographic/

Happy the elephant could change the face of animal rights (podcast
interview with Jill Lepore, the David Woods Kemper Professor of American
History at Harvard University and a staff writer at The New Yorker)

WNYC Studios
December 14, 2021
https://www.wnycstudios.org/podcasts/takeaway/segments/happy-elephant-animal-rights

The past, present and future of the Congo peatlands: 10 takeaways from our
series (w/video)

John C. Cannon, Mongabay
December 16, 2021
https://news.mongabay.com/2021/12/the-past-present-and-future-of-the-congo-peatlands-10-takeaways-from-our-series/

Photos: Dubai-based travel photographer shares pictures of the wildlife in
Kenya, and Tanzania

Gulf News
December 8, 2021
https://gulfnews.com/photos/readers-pictures/photos-dubai-based-travel-photographer-shares-pictures-of-the-wildlife-in-kenya-and-tanzania-1.1638967357681?slide=4

Rajan the last ocean-swimming elephant: Jody MacDonald’s best photograph
Graeme Green, The Guardian December 8, 2021
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2021/dec/08/rajan-last-ocean-swimming-elephant-jody-macdonalds-best-photograph-andaman-retirement

ART / MUSEUM / BOOKSBook review: Brian Jackson's walks on the wild side to
risk life for conservation

Isabel Conway, The Irish Examiner
December 19, 2021
https://www.irishexaminer.com/lifestyle/artsandculture/arid-40767759.html

Ivory carving master remains committed to reviving, carrying forward
traditional craft (China)

Belta
December 17, 2021
https://eng.belta.by/partner_news/view/ivory-carving-master-remains-committed-to-reviving-carrying-forward-traditional-craft-146339-2021/

Saving Elephants photo book aims to protect world’s largest walking
animals

Beth Nicholls, Digital Camera World
December 9, 2021
https://www.digitalcameraworld.com/news/saving-elephants-photo-book-aims-to-protect-worlds-largest-walking-animals

These 5 books have raised $1,000,000 to help save wildlife
Sarah Kingdom, Travel Awaits
December 15, 2021
https://www.travelawaits.com/2713878/remembering-wildlife-conservation-photography-books/

*Dear Recipients: Please find Resources for December 2021 below* *CONFERENCES* *France is preparing to host 74th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)* CITES December 17, 2021 https://cites.org/eng/news/france_to_host_74th_meeting_of_the_standing_committee_of_cites_in_lyon_16122021 *GENERAL* *Animal crossings: The ecoducts helping wildlife navigate busy roads across the world* Patrick Greenfield, The Guardian December 29, 2021 https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/dec/29/wildlife-bridges-saving-creatures-big-and-small-aoe *Cambodia students start “one dollar” campaign to aid elephants* Long Kimmarita, The Phnom Penh Post December 15, 2021 https://asianews.network/cambodia-students-start-one-dollar-campaign-to-aid-elephants/ *Centennial of hunting diplomacy in Nepal* Tom Robertson, Nepali Times December 14, 2021 https://www.nepalitimes.com/here-now/centennial-of-hunting-diplomacy-in-nepal/ *Dr. Aditi Sharma, senior veterinarian & wildlife health specialist at Rajaji Tiger Reserve* Feminism India December 15, 2021 https://feminisminindia.com/2021/12/15/dr-aditi-sharma-senior-veterinarian-wildlife-health-specialist-at-rajaji-tiger-reserve/ *Fraport Greece at the forefront of the fight against wildlife trafficking* Tatiana Rokou, Travel Daily News December 17, 2021 https://www.traveldailynews.com/post/fraport-greece-at-the-forefront-of-the-fight-against-wildlife-trafficking *Guwahati media institute holds memorial lecture on wildlife conservation, climate change* The Telegraph India December 7, 2021 https://www.telegraphindia.com/edugraph/news/guwahati-media-institute-holds-memorial-lecture-on-wildlife-conservation-climate-change/cid/1842274 *Indigenous communities hold a huge and unique source of ecological knowledge (Gabon)* British Ecological Society / Phys.Org December 13, 2021 https://phys.org/news/2021-12-indigenous-huge-unique-source-ecological.html *Japan donates cyber equipment to police (Zimbabwe)* Newsday December 17, 2021 https://www.newsday.co.zw/2021/12/japan-donates-cyber-equipment-to-police/ *Last elephant krall at the brink of destruction (w/video) (Sri Lanka)* Hiru News December 13, 2021 https://www.hirunews.lk/english/290882/last-elephant-kraal-at-the-brink-of-destruction-video *Liberia: Multinational stakeholders validate Grebo/Krahn National Park management plan* Gerald C. Koinyeneh, Front Page Africa December 10, 2021 https://frontpageafricaonline.com/environment/liberia-multinational-stakeholders-validate-grebo-krahn-national-park-management-plan/ *Meet the oldest roadside attraction in America, “Lucy the elephant” (Margate, NJ)* Harry Hurley, WPGT Talk Radio December 20, 2021 https://wpgtalkradio.com/meet-the-oldest-roadside-attraction-in-america-lucy-the-elephant/ *Paramount dogs to curb poaching at Table Mountain National Park (South Africa)* DefenceWeb December 15, 2021 https://www.defenceweb.co.za/featured/paramount-dogs-to-curb-poaching-at-table-mountain-national-park/ *Returning home: A look back on the return of migrating elephants to their natural habitat in southwest China's Yunnan* CGTN December 29, 2021 https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-12-29/VHJhbnNjcmlwdDYxNTY5/index.html *The science of it all (Marshfield, Wisconsin)* Hub City Times December 20, 2021 https://hubcitytimes.com/2021/12/20/the-science-of-it-all/ *Solar power for Addo Elephant National Park (South Africa)* Dominic Naidoo, The Independent Online December 9, 2021 https://www.iol.co.za/news/environment/solar-power-for-addo-elephant-national-park-de18699d-108c-4bc8-bd7d-f23ecb4eaad4 *ARCHAEOLOGYFossil tracks and trunk marks reveal signs of ancient elephants* The South African December 21, 2021 https://www.thesouthafrican.com/lifestyle/environment/elephants-knysna-track-marks-ancient-cape-south-coast/ *Mammoth discovery: Giant tuskers and wild horses roaming North America died out only 5,000 years ago* Martin M. Barillas, Birmingham Times December 10, 2021 https://www.birminghamtimes.com/2021/12/mammoth-discovery-giant-tuskers-and-wild-horses-roaming-north-america-died-out-only-5000-years-ago/ *FILM & VIDEO / DOCUMENTARIES / AUDIO / PHOTO RELATEDCarrie Johnson is…in talks to produce show on elephants at wildlife park (w/video)* Richard Eden, The Daily Mail December 22, 2021 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10337641/Carrie-Johnson-wooed-Netflix-make-nature-documentary-elephants.html *Conservationist Paula Kahumbu "Overheard at National Geographic” (w/audio)* Alex Reif, Laughing Place.com December 1, 2021 https://www.laughingplace.com/w/articles/2021/12/01/kenyan-conservationist-paula-kahumbu-overheard-at-national-geographic/ *Happy the elephant could change the face of animal rights (podcast interview with Jill Lepore, the David Woods Kemper Professor of American History at Harvard University and a staff writer at The New Yorker)* WNYC Studios December 14, 2021 https://www.wnycstudios.org/podcasts/takeaway/segments/happy-elephant-animal-rights *The past, present and future of the Congo peatlands: 10 takeaways from our series (w/video)* John C. Cannon, Mongabay December 16, 2021 https://news.mongabay.com/2021/12/the-past-present-and-future-of-the-congo-peatlands-10-takeaways-from-our-series/ *Photos: Dubai-based travel photographer shares pictures of the wildlife in Kenya, and Tanzania* Gulf News December 8, 2021 https://gulfnews.com/photos/readers-pictures/photos-dubai-based-travel-photographer-shares-pictures-of-the-wildlife-in-kenya-and-tanzania-1.1638967357681?slide=4 *Rajan the last ocean-swimming elephant: Jody MacDonald’s best photograph* Graeme Green, The Guardian December 8, 2021 https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2021/dec/08/rajan-last-ocean-swimming-elephant-jody-macdonalds-best-photograph-andaman-retirement *ART / MUSEUM / BOOKSBook review: Brian Jackson's walks on the wild side to risk life for conservation* Isabel Conway, The Irish Examiner December 19, 2021 https://www.irishexaminer.com/lifestyle/artsandculture/arid-40767759.html *Ivory carving master remains committed to reviving, carrying forward traditional craft (China)* Belta December 17, 2021 https://eng.belta.by/partner_news/view/ivory-carving-master-remains-committed-to-reviving-carrying-forward-traditional-craft-146339-2021/ *Saving Elephants photo book aims to protect world’s largest walking animals* Beth Nicholls, Digital Camera World December 9, 2021 https://www.digitalcameraworld.com/news/saving-elephants-photo-book-aims-to-protect-worlds-largest-walking-animals *These 5 books have raised $1,000,000 to help save wildlife* Sarah Kingdom, Travel Awaits December 15, 2021 https://www.travelawaits.com/2713878/remembering-wildlife-conservation-photography-books/