Adapted Systems for the Tagging of Wildlife

Màquia Serveis Ambientals, pioneer in the design, testing and manufacture of flexible devices specially adapted for tagging of wildlife within the different works of research, study and preservation of wildlife. Our product line includes equipment and accessories for the correct management and also the most appropriate recollection systems for each species.

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    Bird Wing Tags
    These wing tags gather of the advantages of the traditionally wing tags employed Read more
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    Interdigital Tags for Pinnipeds
    Our brands are manufactured with flexible plastic sheets and are equipped with high durability in the hard marine conditions. Read more
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    Vertebral Tags
    Our vertebral tags of high durability fix with an adhesive to the vertebral plate of sea turtles, tortoises and other chelonians Read more
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    Portable Capture
    Portable capture without foundation. The bird trapping done by portable capture system requires no manual or remote enclosure. Birds, cross the entrance doors and they cant get out any more. Read more
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    Ear tags
    Our ear tags are made using plastic sheeting from the designs, shapes and colours recommended by the specialists of each species.Read more
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    Dorsal Taggings
    Our dorsal tags are made of flexible plastic sheets and are equipped with high durability for the hard marine conditions. Read more

The elephants, rhinos and tigers are still endangered by poaching

marcas auricularesIn 50 years of conservation, we have never seen wildlife crime on such a scale. This type of crime is now the most urgent threat to elephants, rhinos and tigers.

The global value of illegal wildlife trade is between $7.8 and $10 billion per year. It is a major illicit transnational activity worldwide—along with arms, drugs and human trafficking. High-level traders and kingpins are rarely arrested, prosecuted, convicted or punished for their crimes.

Even more worrying, these species cannot survive high levels of poaching for long.

Tigers: All Tiger parts sold in the illegal wildlife markets. Poaching is the most immediate threat to wild tigers. Many parts are used for traditional medicine, folk remedies for, and increasingly used as a status symbol among wealthy Asians.

African Elephants: Tens of thousands of elephants are killed each year for their ivory tusks. In 1989, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) banned the ivory trade. However, there are still markets that fuel illegal trade strictly prohibited and punishable.

African rhinos: At least one rhino is killed every day because of the mistaken belief that its horn can cure diseases. The main market is now in Vietnam, where there is a belief that rhino horn cures cancer.

Marking animals can help in controlling the census of endangered species, our ear tags are manufactured using plastic sheeting from the designs, shapes and colors recommended by the specialists of each species. Its clamping system prevents colon project beyond the outline of the animal and prevent tears and snags with vegetation. Moreover, the range of available colors and shapes allow these brands to adapt to the shape of the pinna of each species, mimicking the flexibility of the underlying cartilage.

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