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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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, … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]


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