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British butterflies make fluttering recovery thanks to hot summer

Archived, 9 days ago From The Guardian 

London, U K - Butterflies returned to the skies last year with four-fifths of British species increasing after the worst summer on record, but overall numbers were still well below average.

An unusually sunny midsummer gave respite to rare species t ...

New pink and yellow frog discovered

Archived, 9 days ago From Wildlife Extra News 

Hereford, U K - Biologist Jodi Rowley, an expert on Southeast Asian amphibians from the Australian Museum Research Institute in Sydney, recently found this striking pink and yellow frog in the remote Mount Ngoc Linh region of Vietnam.

The 5cm long fro ...

Collateral damage: new findings shed light on the full impact of commercial fishing

Archived, 9 days ago From Mongabay.com 

Menlo Park, CALIFORNIA - Aside from reducing the populations of the species sought for capture, commercial fisheries are also killing thousands of non-target creatures such as sharks, albatross, and sea turtles, collectively referred to as “bycatch.” However, the full extent ...

ZAWA Trains 33 Wildlife Officers

Archived, 10 days ago From All Africa 

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - The Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) has trained 33 wildlife Police officers to enhance the protection of the country's biodiversity and wildlife estates.

The training included the introduction to small firearms and tactical planning f ...

Tanzania to Launch New Anti-Poaching Operation

Archived, 10 days ago From All Africa 

Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA - The launch of the second national anti-poaching operation is in the pipeline during the next few weeks after some 26 elephants were killed and their tusks taken by poachers in two game reserves last week.

These hardcore suspects are sa ...

Florida nonprofit brings fight against animal euthansia to Shreveport-Bossier City area

Archived, 10 days ago From Shreveport Times 

Shreveport, LOUISIANA - Experts from a Florida nonprofit dedicated to reducing the rate of animal euthanasia will tour local animal shelters in the Shreveport-Bossier City starting Monday and offer suggestions on how to save the animals lives.

The Target Zero ...

Bobcats raised at Wildlife Center released on Glorieta Mesa

Archived, 10 days ago From Local News 

Santa Fe, NEW MEXICO - Three bobcats found in Eldorado last spring and raised at The Wildlife Center in Española were released Friday near Glorieta Mesa by the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish.

One of the bobcats was part of a litter that a homeowner i ...

Channel Island Lizard Taken Off Threatened List

Archived, 10 days ago From KCET 

Burbank, CALIFORNIA - A small lizard found only on four islands off the southern California coast is being taken off the federal Threatened Species list. According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the island night lizard (Xantusia riversiana) has rebounded in number ...

PETA Protests Commercial Seal Slaughtering

Archived, 10 days ago From Annenberg TV News 

Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA - PETA members protested Canada's commercial slaughtering of baby harp seals on Monday by mocking the slaughter of a seal outside the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles.

The slaughtering costs the Canadian government about $7 mil ...

Shelter helping reunite mudslide dogs with their owners

Archived, 10 days ago From Q13 FOX 

Seattle, WASHINGTON - Local shelters and veterinary clinics are working together to help the animals left homeless by the Oso mudslide.

At Everett Animal Services, two dogs in particular are recovering and doing well. Now, they are preparing to be reunited ...

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Arctic sea ice falls to fifth lowest level on record

Action: Climate Change

Arctic sea ice remained on its death spiral on Wednesday, with the amount of winter ice cover falling to its fifth lowest on ...

Okapi-killing warlord shot dead in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Action: Wildlife Conservation

The head of an informal militia and poaching group, Paul Sadala a.k.a. "Morgan," was killed on Monday after surrendering hims ...

Legal logging concessions drive illegal logging in Peru, threatening forests and indigenous people

Action: Stop Deforestation

Nearly 70 percent of "officially inspected" logging concessions in Peru have had their permits canceled or are under investig ...

Protect the Hudson River From Disastrous Oil Spills

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Action: Save Our Oceans

A 6.8-ton shipment of shark fins was discovered en route from the Middle East to Hong Kong, causing shark advocates to demand ...

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