Archives for October 2015

Ocean Health Index Releases 2015 Global Score

05 October 2015 | Conservation International News Release

Valparaíso, Chile/Arlington, Va. USA – At the second annual Our Ocean Conference held this week in Valparaíso, Chile, the [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Species Protection Proposed for Florida Mussel

05 October 2015 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

GAINESVILLE, Fla.— In response to a settlement agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and [Continue Reading…]

Hundreds of New Species Discovered in Himalayas

05 October 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

A sneezing monkey, a walking fish and a jewel-like snake are just some of a biological treasure trove of over 200 new [Continue Reading…]

Illegal Trade Endangers Cactus Species

05 October 2015 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Gland, Switzerland – Thirty-one percent of cactus species are threatened with extinction, according to the first comprehensive, [Continue Reading…]

USFWS Protects Two Rare MaCaw Species

01 October 2015 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today announced it is listing the military and great green macaws as endangered [Continue Reading…]

World Heritage Sites Under Threat From Oil, Gas and Mining

01 October 2015 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

London – Almost a third of all natural World Heritage Sites has the threat of oil, gas and mining exploration hanging over it, [Continue Reading…]

Hundreds of Thousands Call for Ivory Ban in U.S.

01 October 2015 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

WASHINGTON – This week, WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) delivered 164,238 comments, organized through the 96 [Continue Reading…]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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