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Nature is under pressure, but not from hunting

Article posted by FACE in Nature Conservation. Fact-checking the EU's State of Nature report.
Hunting is increasingly being referred to as a high-pressure driving species’ loss and habitat deterioration. This assumption...

Published on 23 February 2021
SCI Helvetia Chapter - La chasse aux trophées est-elle un outil de conservation?
La chasse aux trophées

Lorsque des critères stricts sont respectés, la chasse aux trophées a tout son rôle dans la conservation de la biodiversité.

Published on 29 September 2020

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SCI Helvetia Chapter - Driven grouse shooting ban
International news
Sustainable Driven Grouse Shooting?

The recent debate in England on the «driven grouse shooting ban» shows once again that when scientists look at a hunting practices without preconceptions, the feedback is extremely posi

Published on 8 October 2021
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Pourquoi les communautés rurales d'Afrique australe disent que la chasse ne cessera jamais en Afrique
International news
Why southern african rural communities say hunting will never end in Africa

By Emmanuel Koro, Johannesburg, South Africa: If the controversy over international hunting was a third world war between Western animal rights groups and the African hunting communities –...

Published on 21 September 2021
SCI Helvetia Chapter - One with Nature 2021 and SCI Europe Committee meeting, Hungary
Event & Assembly
One With Nature & SCI Europe Committee meeting

Fin septembre, nous avons enfin l’opportunité, depuis la création du Comité du SCI Europe, de nous rencontrer en personne et de participer à l’exceptionnel événement célébrant la...

Published on 24 August 2021
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Wildlife conservation success impossible in Africa without international hunting
International news
Wildlife conservation success impossible in Africa without international hunting

Why should African rural communities co-existing with wildlife and receiving zero benefits from it bother conserving wildlife that damages their crops, kills their livestock, loved ones and...

Published on 10 August 2021

 

Safari n.
(Late 19th century, word Kiswahili, from Arabic safara, to travel)
An expedition to observe or hunt animals in their natural habitat, especially in East Africa.