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EPA sued for failing to protect monarch butterflies

Archived, 3 days ago From newsmaine.net 

Portland, MAINE - An environmental advocate group has filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its failure in protecting the monarch butterflies.

The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) alleged that EPA failed to respo ...

DNR appeals federal court’s wolf decision

Archived, 3 days ago From sooeveningnews.com 

Marie, MICHIGAN - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has filed an appeal of a December 2014 federal district court ruling that returned wolves in Michigan and Wisconsin to the federal endangered species list and wolves in Minnesota to federal threatened spec ...

Wildlife Center of Virginia releases bald eagle at Chippokes Plantation State Park

Archived, 3 days ago From progress-index.com 

Petersburg, VIRGINIA - The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, was scheduled to release a Bald Eagle on Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Chippokes Plantation State Park, 695 Chippokes Park Road.

The Bald Eagle relea ...

China’s wild panda population rebounds

Archived, 3 days ago From ft.com 

London, U K - China’s wild panda population has rebounded thanks to intensive conservation efforts and a decline in poaching, but the national fervour for building hydropower dams and roads still poses a severe threat to the endangered animal’s survival, according ...

China bans import of ivory carvings ahead of royal visit

Archived, 3 days ago From thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com 

Jakarta, INDONESIA - China has announced a one-year ban on the import of African ivory carvings ahead of next week’s visit by Britain’s Prince William, a strong critic of the ivory trade.

China will halt approval for imports until late February next year, ...

Indian tribes, others stand up for wolves

Archived, 5 days ago From blog.humanesociety.org 

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - The United Tribes of Michigan (comprising 12 recognized Indian tribes in the northern part of the state) recently adopted a resolution opposing removal of federal protections for wolves and calling on people to recognize the historical and ecological ...

10 puppies rescued from New York City apartment; man, woman charged with cruelty

Archived, 5 days ago From abc11.com 

Raleigh, NORTH CAROLINA - The NYPD and ASPCA on Friday morning rescued 10 puppies from a Lower Manhattan apartment building, where they were living in unsafe and filthy conditions.

Officer Jessica Ruotolo, the precinct's ASPCA coordinator, was allowed inside th ...

World’s biggest ivory market throws elephants a bone

Archived, 5 days ago From takepart.com 

Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA - China on Thursday announced a total and immediate ban on ivory imports for 12 months, BBC News reported. The nation is the world’s biggest market for illegally acquired elephant tusks.

Wildlife officials said the ban is aimed directly ...

Prince William will take plight of Africa's elephants 'behind enemy lines' in China

Archived, 5 days ago From theguardian.com 

London, U K - In Africa a blood drenched war on wildlife is raging and next month Prince William is going behind enemy lines. This is a man with a passionate mastery of a bleak situation. While others understandably genuflect to China’s tumescent economic power, w ...

Only 81 of these killer whales are left, but their chances of survival just got a big boost

Archived, 5 days ago From takepart.com 

Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA - The Obama administration will nearly quadruple the protected habitat of the Southern Resident killer whale, the world’s most endangered orca.

Only 81 Southern Resident killer whales remain, but the United States National Marine Fisheri ...

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