Archives for 2016

Asian Infrastructure Plans Threatens All Tigers

04 December 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Gland, Switzerland – With massive infrastructure plans threatening all tiger landscapes and risking recent gains in tiger [Continue Reading…]

Brazil to Restore 12 Million Hectares of Forests

03 December 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Today, the government of Brazil committed to restoring 12 million hectares of deforested land under the Bonn Challenge, [Continue Reading…]

African Leopards Closer to Protection

03 December 2016 | The Humane Society of the United States News Release

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that all leopards may qualify for “endangered” status under the Endangered [Continue Reading…]

California Court Upholds Ivory Trade Ban

02 December 2016 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

The Los Angeles Superior Court has upheld California’s ban on trade in ivory and rhino horn, rejecting claims that the ban was [Continue Reading…]

Triggerfish Needed to Grow Reefs, Research Finds

02 December 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK —A study of complex coral reef ecosystems in the western Indian Ocean found that one species of fish—the [Continue Reading…]

Scottish Government’s Wildlife Crime Report

01 December 2016 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release

RSPB Scotland has responded to the publication of the Scottish Government’s Wildlife Crime Report today, with the [Continue Reading…]

Thai Legislation Failing to Protect Non-native Apes

28 November 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Bangkok, Thailand, 28th November 2016–Two new reports have raised concerns over the numbers and sources of [Continue Reading…]

Conservationist’s Plan to Save Jaguars

27 November 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK  — The (WCS) Wildlife Conservation Society reports the publication of a plan to help guide multi-[Continue Reading…]

Hackers Help Fight Illegal Wildlife Trafficking

26 November 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORKThe Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and SMART Partnership announced that it will hold a hackathon [Continue Reading…]

Germany and California Cooperate on Climate Change

25 November 2016 | The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety News Release

Meeting at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP22) in Morocco, [Continue Reading…]

Indonesia to Netherlands Wildlife Trade Discrepancies

25 November 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Netherlands, 21st November 2016—There’s a thriving trade in live wildlife between the Netherlands and Indonesia, says a new [Continue Reading…]

Ireland’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions on the Rise

24 November 2016 | Environmental Protection Agency News Release

Environmental Protection Agency figures released today show that Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions have increased [Continue Reading…]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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