400,000 African pangolins are hunted for meat every year—why it's time to act

Police and wildlife officials confiscated nearly 30 metric tons (33 tons) of pangolin carcasses, meat and scales, as well as dozens of the live animals, in Malaysian Borneo on Feb. 7, according to multiple media reports and the NGO TRAFFIC. A tip alerted the authorities to what they say is evidence of a “smuggling syndicate” […]

400,000 African pangolins are hunted for meat every year—why it's time to act

Pangolins, a group of unique African and Asian scaly mammals, are considered to be one of the most heavily trafficked wild mammals in the world. They are hunted and traded for their meat, scales, ...

Thu 14 Feb 19 from Phys.org

New footage released of rare giant pangolins in Africa

Researchers from a British Zoo on Wednesday released rare footage revealing the secret lives of giant pangolins, considered one of the world's most trafficked mammals.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Phys.org

Pangolins: Rare insight into world's most trafficked mammal

Scientists release rare footage of the secretive giant pangolin to highlight the scaly mammal's plight.

Tue 12 Feb 19 from BBC News

Malaysia makes record 30-tonne pangolin seizure

Malaysian authorities have made a record seizure of about 30 tonnes of pangolins and their scales worth some $2 million in raids on major processing facilities, police and environmentalists ...

Tue 12 Feb 19 from Phys.org

Rarely glimpsed scaly pangolins caught hugging trees in the dark

MUST WATCH Very rare NEW footage of GIANT PANGOLINS in the wild.

Tue 19 Feb 19 from FOXNews

Rarely Glimpsed Scaly Pangolins Caught Hugging Trees in the Dark, Sat 16 Feb 19 from Livescience

Conservationists Capture Rare Footage of Giant Pangolins in the Wild

Researchers from a UK zoo released rare footage last week revealing the secret lives of mysterious giant pangolins, the world’s most trafficked animals. In the footage of the elusive animals, ...

Sun 17 Feb 19 from Geek.com

Zimbabwe hopes to bring attention to trafficking endangered species with the Pangolin Project

Zimbabwe is raising awareness about animal trafficking with the annual World Pangolin Day. The pangolin is the most often trafficked mammal in the entire world, with an estimated one million ...

Wed 20 Feb 19 from Inhabitat

Massive pangolin seizure in Borneo smuggling operation bust

Police and wildlife officials confiscated nearly 30 metric tons (33 tons) of pangolin carcasses, meat and scales, as well as dozens of the live animals, in Malaysian Borneo on Feb. 7, according ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Mongabay.com

The last of the elusive pangolins

Demand for scales in China has made it nearly extinct

Sat 16 Feb 19 from The Hindu

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