Archives for 2016

UK Debates How to Save Species and Habitats

06 November 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

WWF-today welcomed a Commons debate on how to save species and habitats across the globe, and reiterated calls for [Continue Reading…]

Africa’s Virunga’s Hippos Climbing Back

05 November 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK (November 3, 2016)—Recent surveys for hippos in Virunga National Park—the oldest protected area in [Continue Reading…]

Australia Joins in Raising Tsunami Awareness

04 November 2016 | Bureau of Meteorology – Australia Government News Release

In the lead up to the first World Tsunami Awareness Day on Saturday, 5 November [Continue Reading…]

Elephant Poaching Impacts African Tourism

01 November 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

The current elephant poaching crisis costs African countries around USD $25 million annually in lost tourism revenue, according [Continue Reading…]

A Win for Whooping Cranes

01 November 2016 | International Crane Foundation News Release

Beaumont, Texas In an unprecedented decision, Federal District Court Magistrate Judge Zack Hawthorn handed down a [Continue Reading…]

Trees Can Save Tens of Thousands of Lives

31 October 2016 | The Nature Conservancy News Release

Denver, CO / Arlington, VA, USA – A new study from The Nature Conservancy finds that an investment in tree planting of just [Continue Reading…]

Nigeria’s Superhighway Threatens Elephants and Gorillas

31 October 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York — A proposed superhighway in Nigeria’s Cross River State will displace 180 indigenous communities and threaten one [Continue Reading…]

New Liberian Law Helps Save Chimpanzee

31 October 2016 | Great Apes Survival Partnership News Release

A critically endangered chimpanzee being offered for sale by illegal traders benefitted from Liberia’s tough new wildlife [Continue Reading…]

Scotland’s Orkney Corncrake Numbers Fall

29 October 2016 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release

One of Scotland’s rarest breeding birds, the corncrake, has suffered a fall in numbers for the second year running in Orkney, [Continue Reading…]

Australia’s State of the Climate 2016

28 October 2016 | Bureau of Meteorology-Australia Government News Release

Australia is experiencing more extremely hot days and severe fire seasons according to the findings of a new climate report [Continue Reading…]

Hundreds of Snow Leopards Poached Each Year

24 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

With possibly as few as 4,000 snow leopards surviving in the wild, a new report from TRAFFIC has found that hundreds of [Continue Reading…]

Tiger Cub Saved in Malaysia Raid

22 October 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Putrajaya, Malaysia, 20th October 2016—In a string of five raids yesterday, the Department of Wildlife and National Parks [Continue Reading…]

Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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