Archives for 2018

Lawsuit Challenges Oregon’s Denial of Full Protection for Marbled Murrelets

2 August 2018 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

PORTLAND, Ore.— Five conservation groups filed a lawsuit today against the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) [Continue Reading…]

Minke Whaling in Iceland Has Stopped

8 August 2018 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Hunting of minke whales has ended in Iceland. Media sources reported today that cost and poor profits has made whaling no [Continue Reading…]

Scientists Ask Supreme Court to Maintain Protections for Endangered Frogs

6 August 2018 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

NEW ORLEANS— From economists and scientists to religious leaders and business owners, dozens of groups this week submitted [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Tiger Parts Seized by Malaysian Authorities

6 August 2018 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — Parts of three Critically Endangered tigers were among dozens of wildlife skins, horns and teeth [Continue Reading…]

30,000 Taronga Guests Raise Their Palm for Tigers

4 August 2018 | Taronga Conservation Society Australia News Release

Taronga Conservation Society Australia today announced on International Tiger Day that more than 30,000 Taronga Zoo [Continue Reading…]

Advocates Rally to Protect Vanishing Vaquita Porpoise

1 August 2018 | Animal Welfare Institute News Release

Washington, DC—Conservation and animal protection organizations rallied outside the Mexican Embassy today to call on the [Continue Reading…]

Zimparks Carry On With GPS Tracking of Wildlife

19 July 2018 | Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority News Release

Zimparks rangers and Aware Trust placing a GPS collar on Bull Elephant[Continue Reading…]

STUDY: An Estimated 84 Endangered Amur Leopards Remain in the Wild in China and Russia

13 July 2018 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Scientists estimate there are only 84 remaining highly endangered Amur leopards (Panthera pardus orientalis) remaining in the wild [Continue Reading…]

Study Highlights Need for Online Wildlife Trade Monitoring in Viet Nam

10 July 2018 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Hanoi, Viet Nam — A study released today by TRAFFIC suggests that most of Viet Nam’s online illegal wildlife trade does not take [Continue Reading…]

Twenty-three Nations to Step Up Their Climate Ambition

03 July 2018 | Climate Action Network News Release

Climate Action Network (CAN) welcomes the declaration by 23 nations to step up climate ambition. The declaration, issued on the [Continue Reading…]

Earth’s Second Largest Reef Off ‘Danger List’ Following IUCN’s Advice

03 July 2018 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Manama, Bahrain, 26 June 2018 (IUCN) – The Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System – the world’s second largest coral reef system after [Continue Reading…]

Uganda Hosts 6th Annual Forum on Illegal Timber Trade

03 July 2018 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kampala, Uganda, 21st June 2018—This week, Uganda played host to the 6th Annual East Africa Timber Trade Stakeholders’ Forum [Continue Reading…]


Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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