HSI seeking to reduce impacts of fishing on our animals

Last week we welcomed the release of revised strategy to protect dolphins from being killed in the gillnet sector of the Southern and Eastern Scalefis…

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Retailer pressure helps break the silence of the lambs

As consumer interest in animals and their welfare grows across Australia, at the same time we’re seeing distinct shifts in purchasing behaviours, no…

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This Threatened Species Day, our wildlife has never been under more pressure

This Saturday is National Threatened Species Day, a day to raise awareness of the plants and animals at risk of extinction. Sadly raising awareness is…

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When CITES meets the Sea

By Mark Simmonds OBE, HSI Senior Marine Scientist, and Nicola Beynon, Head of Campaigns for HSI Australia Listening to the marine species debates a…

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As the Amazon burns, dare we hope world governments are waking up to the global extinction crisis?

In May this year 145 scientists from 50 countries published a loud clarion call for ‘transformative change’ in our economic and social systems to …

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Humane Society International Returns to Court this Week in Defence of the Great Barrier Reef’s Sharks

By Lawrence Chlebeck   “Superficially attractive albeit unscientific” “Out of step with national and international developments” …

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