Archives for August 2018

International Literacy Day, 8 September 2018

31 August 2018 | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization News Release

UNESCO will award its Literacy Prizes on 7 September on the eve of International [Continue Reading…]

Environmental Education Grantees to Receive $3.3 Million

20 August 2018 | United States Environmental Protection Agency News Release

Washington — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the selection of 37 organizations to receive funding for [Continue Reading…]

Innovative Environmental Education in a Chilean Biosphere Reserve

16 August 2018 | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization News Release

The Lo Narváez Basic School is located in the La Campana-Peñuelas Biosphere Reserve, situated in the [Continue Reading…]

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

15 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…]

2018 Innovative Environmental Education Award Winners

1 August 2018 | Cision PR Newswire News Release

NORTHBROOK, Ill. and WASHINGTON — Underwriters Laboratories (UL NFP), in partnership with the North American [Continue Reading…]


Bagheera is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

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