Archives for January 2015

Learning to Save the Planet

30 January 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Toronto, Ontario – WWF-Canada and the Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES) at York University are pleased to announce [Continue Reading…]

Rare Glimpse of Endangered Saharan Cheetah

28 January 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORKResearch by scientists and conservationists from the Wildlife Conservation Society, the Zoological [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Chimpanzee Threatened by Climate Change

23 January 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK — Human beings are not the only great ape species likely to be severely impacted by climate change in the future.[Continue Reading…]

Major Increase in Rhino Poaching in 2014

22 January 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Rhino poaching figures released today show that 1,215 rhinos were illegally killed in 2014 in South Africa – a 21 percent [Continue Reading…]

Idaho’s Wolf Population Plummets

21 January 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

VICTOR, Idaho — Four years after Congress attached a rider to a spending bill to remove federal protections for wolves in [Continue Reading…]

Mexican Wolf Maintains Endangered Status

12 January 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finalized the revised rule under which Mexican wolves are managed in Arizona [Continue Reading…]

Development and Biodiversity Can Go Hand in Hand

12 January 2014 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

A development scenario involving reduced meat consumption and crop waste, as well as less energy-intensive lifestyles can help [Continue Reading…]

Rule on Endangered Mexican Gray Wolf Challenged

12 January 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

TUCSON, Ariz.— Conservationists say they’ll fight provisions in a new federal rule that caps the population of endangered [Continue Reading…]

Senate Bill to Strengthen Wildlife Trafficking Penalties

08 January 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

WASHINGTON Today, WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) applauded the introduction of a Senate bill that would [Continue Reading…]

Bill to Protect Elephants and Rhinos Introduced

08 January 2015 | Oakland Zoo News Release

SACRAMENTO – In response to the global wildlife crisis in which an average of 96 elephants are being slaughtered daily for [Continue Reading…]

California Ivory Sales Contribute to Rise in Elephant Poaching

07 January 2015 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

NRDC-Commissioned Report Finds Up to 90 Percent of Ivory in Los Angeles and 80 percent in San Francisco Likely Illegal [Continue Reading…]

Feds Agree to Implement Ban to Protect Whales and Dolphins

06 January 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

NEW YORK— In a landmark settlement reached yesterday, the U.S. government agreed to adopt new rules that ensure [Continue Reading…]


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