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Indonesia Sees Increase in Illegal Wildlife Trade

Indonesia Sees Increase in Illegal Wildlife Trade

Wildlife Conservation Society – Indonesia Program (WCS-IP) noted that volume of illegal wildlife trade has quadrupled since 2010 with a value of Rp13 trillion per year.

Rare Javan Leopard Spotted in West Java, Indonesia

Rare Javan Leopard Spotted in West Java, Indonesia

Four Javan leopards have been spotted in an Indonesian national park where they were previously thought to have died out, raising hopes for the future of the rare big cat.

Dugong Discovered Chained in Underwater Cages in Indonesia

Dugong Discovered Chained in Underwater Cages in Indonesia

The adult dugong was reportedly chained in a cage while her calf was kept nearby in a separate enclosure. Photos and video of the animals were captured by a group of divers near the remote island of Kokoya, off North Maluku.

Starving Bears Beg for Food at Indonesian Zoo

Starving Bears Beg for Food at Indonesian Zoo

“We saw a sun bear eating its own dung but when we contacted the zoo’s officers they told us the bear was medicated and we weren’t allowed to see it.”

Indonesia Police Seize Tiger Skin, Deer Genitals

Indonesia Police Seize Tiger Skin, Deer Genitals

Three Indonesian men have been arrested for allegedly trading in protected species, with police seizing animal parts including a tiger skin, deer genitalia and pangolin scales, an official said Monday (Oct 17).