Archives for October 2016

Columbian White-tailed Deer Moves Towards Recovery

15 October 2016 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

Portland, Oregon – Building upon a record of collaborative conservation and species recovery in the Pacific Northwest, today [Continue Reading…]

Tropical Andes Freshwater Species at Risk

10 October 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Almost 18% of the freshwater biodiversity endemic to the Tropical Andes region of Bolivia, Perú, Ecuador and Colombia is [Continue Reading…]

Taking Bold Steps to Protect Wildlife

10 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa – With illegal and unsustainable trade endangering wildlife across the world, governments [Continue Reading…]

Positive Outcomes from Wildlife Trade Conference

09 October 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa — Just under two weeks of intense inter-governmental negotiations on regulation of trade in wild [Continue Reading…]

Significant Ivory Seizure in Viet Nam

08 October 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa—in the midst of the 17th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in [Continue Reading…]

Peccaries of Mesoamerica Now Highly Threatened

08 October 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(New York – October 4, 2016)—Hunting, deforestation, and cattle ranching in Mesoamerica have become a triad of [Continue Reading…]

Cheetahs Get New Chance for Survival

04 October 2016 | Cheetah Conservation Fund News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa (4 October 2016) – During Plenary Session today, seven important decisions to fight the illegal [Continue Reading…]

CITES Agreement to Fight Wildlife Cybercrime

04 October 2016 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa – Cybercriminals are the latest losers at the CoP17 of CITES following the Decision to [Continue Reading…]

Sightings of Rare Kakī in New Zealand

03 October 2016 | Department of Conservation-New Zealand News Release

The two kakī were spotted by a farmer on a dairy farm in the Arahura Valley. The farmer suspected they were rare and reported [Continue Reading…]

Chambered Nautilus Receives International Protection

03 October 2016 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa— Nations around the world today voted to extend international trade protections to the [Continue Reading…]

No Decline in Tiger Trafficking

02 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

New Delhi, India – A new report from TRAFFIC and WWF finds no evidence of a decline in tiger trafficking across Asia, with [Continue Reading…]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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