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Snow Leopard Conservation In Focus

For definitive information about the Snow Leopard along with fantastic images and infographics, you can learn about its significance, range, lifestyle, threats from hunting, habitat destruction and overgrazing,  and the efforts being made to preserve it by UNDP with its key partners in community conservation, in the brand new UNDP GEF publication… 222 more words


Buddhism, The Savior To Saving Snow Leopards?

–  Polly Curtin

Certain regions upon this earth are so cruel that any species which survives in such areas gains a profound status. To even exist in such areas is an accomplishment, but when a species thrives, such a creature gains an almost legendary status. 258 more words


Happy International Snow Leopard Day!

Today, October 23, is International Snow Leopard Day! This is an unofficial holiday that was created in 2013 at a meeting of all twelve Snow Leopard Range States in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. 510 more words

Big Cats

Conservation News: Snow Leopards, Beetles, and the END Act

New Study Identifies Viable Snow Leopard Habitats To Combat Climate Change

Previously, a study reported that nearly 40% of protected snow leopard areas throughout Asia were too small to support a sustainable population. 1,989 more words


The secret of the mountain is that the mountains simply exist, as I do myself: the mountains exist simply, which I do not. The mountains have no “meaning,” they are meaning; the mountains are. 64 more words


Tigers, Lions & Bears (Pandas that is)

I finally got down to the Toronto Zoo this past Tuesday, at long last visiting the zoo’s ‘youngsters’ – white lion cubs, giant panda cubs, Juno (the cutest polar bear cub ever!), and Nandu the Indian rhinoceros calf.  124 more words