Archives for March 2016

Judge Rules USFWS Violated Endangered Species Act

30 March 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— A federal court has ruled that government officials acted illegally in authorizing the killing of four grizzly bears, [Continue Reading…]

Energy Efficiency Powers Latin America’s Development

29 March 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

In most developing countries and emerging economies the demand for electricity is increasing rapidly. As urban [Continue Reading…]

Renewable Energy Investments: New World Record Set

24 March 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Frankfurt / Nairobi – Coal and gas-fired electricity generation last year drew less than half the record investment made in [Continue Reading…]

Australian Researchers Voice Concern Over Whale Sharks

24 March 2016 | Australian Institute of Marine Science News Release

Researchers from The University of Western Australia (UWA) and the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) have [Continue Reading…]

10 Worst Wind Energy Sites for Birds Identified

24 March 2016 | American Bird Conservancy News Release

(Washington, D.C.) American Bird Conservancy (ABC) today released a list of 10 of the worst-sited existing and [Continue Reading…]

Energy Transformation Key to Jamaica’s Green Economy

23 March 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Kingston – 90 per cent of Jamaica’s energy currently comes from imported petroleum, leaving the country vulnerable [Continue Reading…]

Australia Taking New Approach to Energy Innovation

23 March 2016 | Department of the Prime Minister of Australia News Release

The Australian Government is establishing a $1 billion Clean Energy Innovation Fund to support emerging technologies make [Continue Reading…]

UNEP Teams with Xinhua to End Illegal Wildlife Trade

23 March 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

If Kenyan wildlife rangers had failed to find Mwashoti then the 12 month-old elephant would now be dead – killed by poachers [Continue Reading…]

Tiger Traders Arrested in Leuser Landscape, Indonesia

23 March 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK – The Aceh Provincial Police, Bireun District Police (Polres Bireun), and the Wildlife Conservation Society’s (WCS) [Continue Reading…]

First Sumatran Rhino Contact in 40 Years

22 March 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

WWF researchers are celebrating the first live sighting of a Sumatran rhino in Kalimantan, the Indonesia part of Borneo, [Continue Reading…]

20 New UNESCO Biosphere Reserves Added

22 March 2016 | Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety News Release

The session of the International Coordinating Council of the Man and the [Continue Reading…]

FWS Distributes Nearly $50 Million to State Wildlife Projects

21 March 2016 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

Species across the nation will benefit from almost $50 million in funding allocated to state wildlife agencies by the U.S. Fish and [Continue Reading…]


Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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