Archives for February 2015

Wolf Population Shows Modest Increase

25 February 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

PORTLAND, Ore.— Oregon’s wolf population has increased by 13 wolves since the end of 2013, according to the [Continue Reading…]

Rarest Wild Cat Doubles in Numbers

23 February 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Vladivostok, Russia – At least 57 Amur leopards now exist in Russia’s Land of the Leopard National Park, up from just [Continue Reading…]

Habitat Protection for Endangered Killer Whales

23 February 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

SEATTLE— The National Marine Fisheries Service announced today that it intends to expand critical habitat protections [Continue Reading…]

Asia Unites Against Poaching

23 February 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Representatives from 13 Asian countries committed to immediate action to stamp out poaching at the conclusion of a [Continue Reading…]

Protection for Wolves Reinstated

19 February 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— Following two recent federal court rulings, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today officially reinstated [Continue Reading…]

Lawsuit to Save Freshwater Species

18 February 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today [Continue Reading…]

Rhino Poacher Arrested

16 February 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

The government of Nepal made public the arrest of a notorious rhino poacher, Raj Kumar Praja, amidst a press event in [Continue Reading…]

Bill to Strip Protection for Wolves

12 February 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— Legislation was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives today to strip federal [Continue Reading…]

Rare Lizard Protected in California

12 February 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, California’s Fish and Game [Continue Reading…]

Administration to Combat Wildlife Trafficking

11 February 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK – The following statement was released today by WCS President and CEO Dr. Cristian Samper concerning the [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Species Youth Art Contest

10 February 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

Contest encourages children in grades K through 12 to learn about the plight of endangered wildlife around the globe and [Continue Reading…]

Campaign to Save Monarch Butterfly

09 February 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today launched a major new campaign aimed at saving the declining monarch [Continue Reading…]


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