Archives for 2017

Kinshasa’s Ivory Market Still Flourishing

02 September 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), 30th August 2017 – a new TRAFFIC report launched today finds Kinshasa’s [Continue Reading…]

WWF Report: New Species Discovered in the Amazon

01 September 2017 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

A new report by WWF and the Mamirauá Institute reveals that a new species of animal or plant is discovered in the [Continue Reading…]

Groups Challenge Removal of Grizzly Protections

01 September 2017 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

MISSOULA, Mont.— A coalition of tribal and conservation interests today filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to restore [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Species Protection Recommended for Cascades Frog

22 August 2017 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the California Fish and Game [Continue Reading…]

Upskilling Next Generation of Climate Leaders

21 August 2017 | Climate-KIC News Release

BRUSSELS, Belgium. 10 August 2017 – Together with the European Union’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG [Continue Reading…]

Young Champions of the Earth Regional Finalists

20 August 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

The United Nations Environment Programme announced a shortlist of regional finalists for the Young Champions [Continue Reading…]

Siamese Crocodiles Hatch at Reptile Conservation Center

20 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Koh Kong (August 15, 2017) – The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and Fisheries Administration (FiA) announced today that [Continue Reading…]

Old Trees Accumulate Large Quantities of Carbon

19 August 2017 | Universität Hamburg News Release

Even old trees absorb large amounts of carbon, removing CO2 (carbon dioxide) from the atmosphere. This was recently [Continue Reading…]

New Study Finds China’s Ivory Market Shrinking

18 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Beijing, China — Following China’s announcement late last year of a domestic ivory trade ban by the end of 2017, TRAFFIC [Continue Reading…]

Thousands of Ivory Items Sold Weekly Online in Japan

16 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Tokyo, Japan – TRAFFIC surveys of Japan’s online domestic ivory markets in 2017 have found high volumes of sales across online [Continue Reading…]

Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Nests Discovered in Cambodia

07 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Preah Vihear – The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), working in collaboration with Cambodia’s Ministry of Environment [Continue Reading…]

Nearly Two Tons of Ivory Crushed in Central Park

06 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Central Park, New York City, Aug. 3, 2017 – The following statement was released today by the Wildlife Conservation Society from [Continue Reading…]


Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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