Remember our Rangers on the World Ranger Day. My opinion piece for Kuensel (July 27, 2019 )

Did you know that Bhutan is home to 11,248 species (as of 2017) within all biodiversity taxa according to the “Biodiversity Statistics of Bhutan 2017”; and “National Forest Inventory Report – Volume I” estimated 816 million trees growing in Bhutan. Did you know that, estimated, 103 tigers (The National Tiger Survey of Bhutan 2014-2015) and [...]

Sad end to the sacrifice, torture – turning animal trophies to ashes

Kenya invented bon fire to reduce the stock pile of ivory in 19 July 1989 when they reduced about 12,000 kg of ivory to ashes. Similar burning was again pursued in 2015 and 2016 when Kenya burnt down 15,000 kg and 105,000 kg respectively of ivory and rhino horns. Kenya’s invention was followed by number [...]