Archives for March 2015

Renewed Commitment to End Wildlife Trade

27 March 2014 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Heads of state, ministers and high-level representatives of over 30 countries and Regional Economic Integration Organisations [Continue Reading…]

Legalization of Rhino Horns Considered

24 March 2015 | African Wildlife Foundation News Release

A Committee of Inquiry established by South Africa’s Department of Environmental Affairs will begin hearing expert testimony [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Caribou Gets New Chance for Protection

24 March 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

BOISE, Idaho— In response to a lawsuit from a coalition of six conservation organizations, a federal court has ordered the U.S. Fish [Continue Reading…]

Reef 2050 A Good Start

21 March 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Sydney, Australia – WWF-Australia said the final Reef 2050 plan released today includes a number of good initiatives but [Continue Reading…]

Some Sea Turtles Downlisted to Threatened

20 March 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— Federal regulators announced today that, as a result of Endangered Species Act protections, [Continue Reading…]

Wild Bees Face Extinction

19 March 2014 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The first-ever assessment of all European wild bee species shows that 9.2% are threatened with extinction, while 5.2% are [Continue Reading…]

Pollinating Birds and Mammals Declining

13 March 2014 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

According to a new study by IUCN and partners, the conservation status of pollinating bird and mammal species is [Continue Reading…]

Feds Propose Critical Habitat for Black Pine Snakes

10 March 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

JACKSON, Miss.— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today proposed to protect 338,100 acres of critical habitat in Mississippi [Continue Reading…]

Monarch Butterflies Vulnerable to Extinction

10 March 2015 | The Xerces Society News Release

PORTLAND, Ore.—A newly completed assessment has found that monarch butterflies in North America are vulnerable [Continue Reading…]

WCS Re-Discovers “Extinct” Bird in Mynamar

05 March 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK – A scientific team from WCS, Myanmar’s Nature and Wildlife Conservation Division – MOECAF, and [Continue Reading…]

Recovery Plan for Florida’s Endangered Corals

05 March 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— The final federal recovery plan for elkhorn and staghorn corals near Florida and in the Caribbean includes a [Continue Reading…]

World Wildlife Day 2015: Focusing on Wildlife Crime

03 March 2015 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species News Release

Geneva, Nairobi, New York, Vienna, 3 March 2015 – The Second World Wildlife [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Earth News is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them.