Archives for October 2015

Scientists Slam Proposal to Remove Wolf Protections

29 October 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

PORTLAND, Ore.— A group of leading independent scientists this week voiced their opposition to a plan to remove state [Continue Reading…]

USFWS Acts to Protect Nation’s Aquatic Resources

29 October 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

To protect our nation’s native aquatic resources, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced a proposed rule [Continue Reading…]

Over 85 Percent of Global Fish Stocks at Risk

29 October 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

More than 85 percent of global fish stocks are at significant risk of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, according to [Continue Reading…]

Africa’s Vultures Sliding Towards Extinction

29 October 2015 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Gland, Switzerland (IUCN) – Six of Africa’s 11 vulture species – the continent’s largest and most recognisable birds of prey – are [Continue Reading…]

Tigers and Dolphins Get SMART Technology

28 October 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Bangladesh’s tigers and dolphins have gotten SMART.

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Lawsuit Launched to Protect Wildlife from Pesticides

27 October 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity submitted a formal notice of intent to sue the Environmental Protection [Continue Reading…]

USFWS Proposes Protection for African Lion

27 October 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

Following a review of the best available scientific information, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today proposed listing the [Continue Reading…]

U.S. Zoos Request 18 African Elephants from Swaziland

22 October 2015 | The Office of the Federal Register News Release

We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, make available the draft environmental assessment under the National Environmental [Continue Reading…]

Climate Change Threatens Remaining Snow Leopard

22 October 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

More than one-third of snow leopard habitat could be rendered unsuitable for the species if climate change trends [Continue Reading…]

The Edinburgh Zoo; Wild Cat Conservation and Jethro Tull

20 October 2015 | Royal Zoological Society of Scotland News Release

RZSS Edinburgh Zoo hosted a special evening, on Monday 19 October, highlighting the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Species Act Protects Species

19 October 2015 | Center for American Progress News Release

Washington, D.C. — According to a new Center for American Progress study of wildlife population trends in the United [Continue Reading…]

Grizzly Bear Habitat Secured by Court Ruling

09 October 2015 | Earth Justice News Release

Missoula, MT — Montana’s federal district court approved and adopted a settlement agreement today between conservationists [Continue Reading…]


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