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International Tiger Day

International Tiger Day is held annualy on July 29 to give worldwide attention to the reservation of tigers. It is both an awareness day as a celebration. It was founded at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit in 2010. This was done because at that moment wild tigers were too close to extinction. Many animal welfare organisations pledged to help these...

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International Tiger Day
Jul 29

International Tiger Day

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International Tiger Day is held annualy on July 29 to give worldwide attention to the reservation of tigers. It is both an awareness day as a celebration. It was founded at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit in 2010. This was done because at that moment wild tigers were too close to extinction. Many animal welfare organisations pledged to help these wonderful creatures and are still helping to raise funds to reach this goal. The goal of Tiger Day is to promote the protection and expansion of the wilde tigers habitats and to gain support through awareness for tiger conservation.

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World Lion Day
Aug 10

World Lion Day

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World Lion Day is the first global campaign to celebrate the importance of the lion worldwide. Since the dawn of man the lion has played an integral role in our lives: symbolically, religiously, culturally, economically and biologically. To lose the lion from our world would be to lose part of our global heritage.Wherever you may be, join us on August 10th  to celebrate the lion, create much needed conservation awareness and help us save the King of Beasts and his kingdom.

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World Elephant Day
Aug 12

World Elephant Day

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On August 12 World Elephant Day asks you to help conserve and protect elephants from the numerous threats they face.The escalation of poaching, habitat loss, human-elephant conflict and mistreatment in captivity are just some of the threats to both African and Asian elephants. Working towards better protection for wild elephants, improving enforcement policies to prevent the illegal poaching and trade of ivory, conserving elephant habitats, better treatment for captive elephants and, when appropriate, reintroducing captive elephants into natural, protected sanctuaries are the goals that numerous elephant conservation organizations are focusing on around the world.World Elephant Day asks you to experience elephants in non-exploitive … Read More

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National Arbor Week
Sep 01

National Arbor Week

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Arbor Week is a national campaign initiated to celebrate South Africa’s trees and to raise awareness about their importance. South Africa celebrates Arbor Week annually in the first week of September.

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International Vulture Awareness Day
Sep 02

International Vulture Awareness Day

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Vultures are an ecologically vital group of birds that face a range of threats in many areas that they occur. Populations of many species are under pressure and some species are facing extinction.The International Vulture Awareness Day has grown from Vulture Awareness Days run by the Birds of Prey Programme in South Africa and the Hawk Conservancy Trust in England, who decided to work together and expand the initiative into an international event.It is now recognised that a co-ordinated international day will publicise the conservation of vultures to a wider audience and highlight the important work being carried out by … Read More

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International Coastal Cleanup Day
Sep 16

International Coastal Cleanup Day

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Ocean trash is a serious pollution problem that affects the health of people, wildlife and local economies.Join the world’s largest volunteer effort for our ocean and waterways by participating in the International Coastal Cleanup.

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World Rhino Day
Sep 22

World Rhino Day

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World Rhino Day is on September 22 and celebrates all five species of rhino: Black, white, greater one-horned, Sumatran and Javan rhinos.

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