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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]


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