Archives for: October 2011

Iran - imminent execution of Park ranger

by CMA Admin  

In 2007, Taghizadeh, a licensed park ranger in the Dena mountain range in southwestern Iran, was arrested for manslaughter after a shooting incident involving five illegal hunters. The death sentence was issued… more »

Ranger Deaths

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Cameroon On 27 September 2011 a forest ranger was killed and another seriously injured in a violent clash with gorilla poachers outside a Lobéké National Park in Cameroon. The two rangers were on patrol when they discovered the carcasses of two… more »

Alfred Toepfer Scholarships Awards 2011

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The Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships 2011 were awarded as part of EUROPARC?s annual conference by the Chairman of the Alfred Toepfer Foundation, Mr Andreas Holz. The award, which is generously sponsored by the Alfred Toepfer Foundation… more »