Archives for July 2016

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout

29 July 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

DENVER— The Center for Biological Diversity today sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over its denial of [Continue Reading…]

Angelsharks Protected Under the Endangered Species Act

29 July 2016 | WildEarth Guardians News Release

Washington, DC—Today, the National Marine Fisheries Service announced it is protecting three species of angelshark [Continue Reading…]

WWF: Tiger Farming in Asia Must End

29 July 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is using Global Tiger Day today to call on governments across Asia to investigate all tiger breeding [Continue Reading…]

African elephants Continue to Face Serious Threats

28 July 2016 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva – Many populations of African elephants continued to face serious threats [Continue Reading…]

International Effort Needed to Save World’s Largest Mammals

27 July 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – A team of conservation biologists is calling for a worldwide strategy to prevent the unthinkable: the [Continue Reading…]

WCS Education Program Among Best in Latin America

27 July 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is pleased to announce that the WCS Chile program has been [Continue Reading…]

WWF-Hong Kong Welcomes Halt of Shark Fin Shipments

25 July 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-Hong Kong News Release

WWF-Hong Kong welcomes and applauds COSCO SHIPPING’s recent commitment that it will stop shipments of shark fin [Continue Reading…]

Bulgaria Accused of Failing to Protect Endangered Birds

22 July 2016 | European Commission News Release

Brussels – Bulgaria in Court over missing protected areas for wild birds in Rila Mountains.
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Wildlife Alliance Releases Endangered Gibbons in Cambodia

22 July 2016 | Wildlife Alliance News Release

July 22, 2015, Phnom Penh and New York City – On June 30, 2015, a second pair of endangered pileated gibbons were [Continue Reading…]

Cambodia Wildlife Sanctuary Sells First Carbon Credits

22 July 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Phnom Penh, Cambodia (July 22, 2016) – The Royal Government of Cambodia, through a long-running partnership with [Continue Reading…]

Good News for Critically Endangered Snail

21 July 2016 | Department of Conservation-New Zealand News Release

The Rhytida oconnori snail is found at only two sites in New Zealand, in the Abel Tasman and at Parapara Peak in Golden Bay. [Continue Reading…]

New Zealand’s “Battle For Our Birds” Begins

21 July 2016 | Department of Conservation-New Zealand News Release

Battle for our Birds 2016 will protect our nation’s most vulnerable native species from the potentially catastrophic explosion [Continue Reading…]


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