Archives for July 2016

Global Climate Temperature Breaks Records in 2016

21 July 2016 | World Meteorological Organization News Release

Geneva, 21 July 2016 (WMO) _ Global temperatures for the first six months of this year shattered yet more records, and [Continue Reading…]

Climate Change Degrading Coral Reefs Globally

20 July 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

OAKLAND, Calif.— Global degradation of coral reefs is primarily caused by climate change instead of localized impacts [Continue Reading…]

China’s Environmental Protection Team Meets in Jiangxi

19 July 2016 | Ministry of Environmental Protection-China News Release

China, 19 July 2016 – The No.4 Central Environmental Protection Inspection Team stationed in Jiangxi Province a couple of [Continue Reading…]

Sime Darby Foundation Funds Tiger Poaching Enforcement

19 July 2016 | Sime Darby Berhad News Release

Kuala Lumpur, 19 July 2016 – In a bid to eradicate tiger poaching activities in Taman Negara, Yayasan Sime Darby (YSD) is joining [Continue Reading…]

Vietnam’s Illegal Ivory Trade Threatens Elephants

19 July 2016 | Save the Elephants News Release

East Africa, July 19, 2016 – Vietnam is now one of the world’s biggest illegal ivory markets. The number of items seen for sale [Continue Reading…]

Developing Countries Lead World in Green Financing

18 July 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

18 July 2016 – Developing countries such as Kenya, Bangladesh and Jordan are leading the world on green finance, which is [Continue Reading…]

Navy Must Protect Marine Mammals

18 July 2016 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

San Francisco, California – In a unanimous rebuke, the Ninth Circuit court ruled Friday that the National Marine Fisheries Service [Continue Reading…]

Cheetah Conservation Fund Hosts Fundraising Gala

16 July 2016 | Cheetah Conservation Fund News Release

OTJIWARONGO, Namibia (16 July 2016) – For the 18th consecutive year, Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) celebrated [Continue Reading…]

Poland to Report on Management of Bialowieza Forest

15 July 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The World Heritage Committee has requested Poland to submit, by February 2017, an evaluation of impacts of forest [Continue Reading…]

Sharks and Orangutans at Increasing Risk of Extinction

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

New IUCN Red List assessments reveal that growing human pressures on whale sharks, winghead sharks and Bornean orangutans [Continue Reading…]

New Zealand Firm Helps Save Critically Endangered Takahē

14 July 2016 | Department of Conservation-New Zealand News Release

The partnership agreement was signed today by Fulton Hogan Executive Director Bob Fulton and DOC Director-General Lou [Continue Reading…]

CITES to Help Build Law Enforcement Capacity in Africa

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

Geneva/Nairobi – CITES has signed agreements to build law enforcement [Continue Reading…]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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