Archives for September 2015

World Leaders Meet to Discuss Development Goals

22 September 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

NEW YORK — The expected approval of a new worldwide development deal later this week gives hope that nations can work [Continue Reading…]

Ruling Provides Greater Protection for Sea Otter

21 September 2015 | Defenders of Wildlife News Release

San Francisco, CA — A judge last Friday upheld the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision to end its program that relocated [Continue Reading…]

Regal Fritillary Considered for Protection

Wood Turtles (Slowly) Moves Towards Protection

17 September 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

RICHMOND,Vt. In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today [Continue Reading…]

USFWS Findings for 25 Endangered Species Petitions

17 September 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) has completed findings for 25 petitions to list, delist or reclassify animals or plants [Continue Reading…]

Tricolored Blackbird Moves Closer to Protection

17 September 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service [Continue Reading…]

Electric Transportation Could Curb Greenhouse Gas

17 September 2015 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

PALO ALTO, Calif. – The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) [Continue Reading…]

China – U.S. Climate Leaders Summit

15 September 2015 | The White House News Release

The U.S. – China Climate Leaders Summit fulfills a key element of the U.S.-China Joint Announcement on Climate Change by [Continue Reading…]

Ocean’s Wildlife Population Down by Half

15 September 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

A new WWF report reveals an alarming decline in marine biodiversity over the last few decades. According to WWF’s Living [Continue Reading…]

Zoos Team with Universities to Save Turtles

10 September 2015 | Oakland Zoo News Release

Oakland, CA – …Western pond turtles are set to be released into a new habitat at Mountain Lake, one of San Francisco’s [Continue Reading…]

Mojave Desert Snail May be Protected

09 September 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.— Following a petition and lawsuit, the Center for Biological Diversity reached a settlement agreement [Continue Reading…]

Five African Countries to Curb Illegal Timber Trade

09 September 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

The national forest agencies of Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Madagascar and Mozambique today signed a historic [Continue Reading…]


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