02-12-2016 by redazione
The figures presented by ICEA, Lion General Insurance Company at the Kenya Wildlife Service are clear, this year has reached the 100 mark lions killed in the bush of Kenya. A number that is still worrying, whereas now the specimens remained on the Kenyan territory are little more than twenty thousand and going at this rate the King of Savannah is likely to disappear in the next twenty years.
According to information received by the institution of the Kenyan wildlife protection, the major cause of deaths of lions is poisoning by farmers and residents living duori from national parks and reserves, attacked by cats. The poisoning not only of course is prohibited and punishable by severe sentences, but in addition to killing the lions (including cubs) is lethal for a number of other animal species.
For esempiom it is poisoned the meat of a cow. The lion eats and shares with her children and others like it. Then come the hyenas, other smaller carnivores and birds to eat the remains. A shocking death chain.
According to the CEO of ICEA Stephen Oluoch, also poaching affects partly on the disappearance of many lions. Oluoch points the finger in particular of the population of the regions where poverty and hunger are felt. "Large predators now are viewed as enemies in regions such as Kajado, the Maasai Mara, Samburu, Amboseli, Laikipia and Tsavo - says Oluoch - you have to protect the lions but also the farmers, and we must do it as soon as possible"
Flavio Briatore has decided to sell its prestigious Lion In The Sun spa resort in Malindi.
The announcement came during a press conference by its manager, Philip Chai, who is also the director of the hotel association of the Kenyan...
by Leni Frau
Second full Thursday for Freddie and Sbringo's show focused on stories of men and ...
by Giovanna Grampa
We are at Tsavo and along the River Circuit we notice three male lynxes, short and short mane, walking in a flat area dotted with low bushes. We know we are three brothers and one of them limply.
The return to the big screens of the King of the Savannah, this time in flesh and...
by Freddie del Curatolo
We did not have time to mourn the loss of the doyen of the lions of the Amboseli National Park, Lonkiito...
FRIENDS OF TSAVO
by Giovanna Grampa
Italians friends of animals to save a lion of Tsavo doors.
An extraordinary adventure happened last Sunday in the border of the Galana Ranch Conservancy with the Tsavo East National Park.
A bloody trap, placed by poachers in order to...