Archives for June 2016

Organizations Call for North America Climate Strategy

30 June 2016 | The Pembina Institute News Release

TORONTO – More than ever before, the United States, Mexico, and Canada are politically aligned on the topic of climate [Continue Reading…]

Greater Sage Grouse Numbers Continue to Climb

30 June 2016 | Ecojustice News Release

Calgary — For the second year in a row, endangered Sage-grouse populations in Alberta and Saskatchewan are on the rise.

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The Importance of Gravel-Bed River Floodplains

24 June 2016 | Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative News Release

Canmore, AB – Gravel-bed river floodplains are some of the most ecologically important habitats in North [Continue Reading…]

EU Adopts Wildlife Trafficking Action Plan

20 June 2016 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Brussels, Belgium – Earlier today, EU Ministers of the Environment unanimously endorsed the EU Action Plan against [Continue Reading…]

New Zealand Celebrates Volunteer Week 2016

16 June 2016 | Department of Conservation-New Zealand News Release

National Volunteer Week, 19 – 25 June, is an occasion to celebrate people of all ages making time in their busy lives to [Continue Reading…]

Pavan Sukhdev Wins Prestigious Blue Planet Prize

15 June 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Tokyo – Green economy pioneer and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Goodwill Ambassador Pavan [Continue Reading…]

Belize Implements Sustainable Fisheries Reform

15 June 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Belmopan, Belize) This week Belize becomes the first country in the world to adopt a national, multispecies secure [Continue Reading…]

388 Scientists Urge Protection of Artic Ocean

15 June 2016 | Oceana-USA News Release

Today, 388 scientists and natural resource managers sent a letter to President Obama requesting that he “remove the two Arctic planning areas, which together comprise [Continue Reading…]

South Pole Passes Global Warming Milestone

15 June 2016 | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration News Release

The Earth passed another unfortunate milestone May 23 when carbon dioxide (CO2) surpassed 400 parts per million [Continue Reading…]

Strengthening an Economy and Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

15 June 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Saint Lucia – Greening tourism, which contributes around 12 per cent of Saint Lucia’s gross domestic product, diversifying [Continue Reading…]

100 Days Left to CITES World Wildlife Conference

15 June 2016 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva – In exactly 100 days from today, the entire CITES community will gather at [Continue Reading…]

Global Effort to Restore Degraded Forests

14 June 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Led by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), TRI will be implemented in partnership with the Food [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.