Julita Dolecka

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The World Is Finally Getting Serious About Tiger Farms

Johannesburg, South Africa<p>Tiger farms supply the black market with skins, bones, and other parts. Now, at an international wildlife trade conference, China and other Asian countries face pressure to shut them down.<p>China came under pressure today for allowing the intensive breeding and sale of tiger …


On the anniversary of Grace Kelly's marriage to Prince Rainier, look back at royal wedding dresses through the years

11 Places to Visit on the Ultimate American Road Trip

There’s something truly romantic about the great American road trip. The thought of throwing caution to the wind, jumping in the car (a vintage …

National Parks

New Zealand kea, the world's only alpine parrot, faces extinction

The intelligent, playful birds are under threat from non-native predators and also from farmers who see them as pests<p>The world’s only alpine parrot is at threat of extinction in New Zealand as numbers plummet in the face of threats from non-native predators and human development.<p>The kea is the …

New Zealand

How Protecting Animals Led to Allegations of Torture and Rape

Tarangire, Tanzania<p>Recent human rights abuses in Tanzania's fight to stop wildlife poaching call into question whether drastic new measures will be above board.<p>Loota was working late one Sunday evening in 2013 when a truck full of army officers stopped outside his butcher shop. They hopped out and …


Should We Be Worried About North American Moose?

Predators and parasites have taken their toll on the iconic animal, but in many areas they are thriving.<p>RIDING MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, MANITOBA —I’m on an early morning tour bus with Vince Crichton, retired wildlife biologist and renowned moose expert. In between telling moose stories and pointing …