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Wildlife Conservation Society announces new snake species

1693 days ago From EurekAlert   View Archived Article

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - NEW YORK (DATE) -- The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) announced the discovery of a spectacularly colored snake from a remote area of Tanzania in East Africa. The striking black-and-yellow snake is called Matilda's horned viper. ...

Photo of jaguar and cubs reveals success story for conservation

1712 days ago From msnbc.com   View Archived Article

WICHITA, KANSAS - The adult jaguar, nicknamed Kaaiyana, has been seen with her cubs in the area for over a month and has lived near the park for at least six years, according to conservationists with the Wildlife Conservation Society, which releases camera-trap photos ...

Belize protected area boosting predatory fish populations

1712 days ago From EurekAlert   View Archived Article

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - A 14-year study by the Wildlife Conservation Society in an atoll reef lagoon in Glover's Reef, Belize has found that fishing closures there produce encouraging increases in populations of predatory fish species. However, such closures have result ...

New large horned viper discovered, but biologists keep location quiet

1718 days ago From Mongabay.com   View Archived Article

ELDRED, PENNSYLVANIA - Snakes are particularly popular and a new snake arouses considerable interest," Tim Davenport with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) explained to mongabay.com. "Our concern is that a sudden rush to collect this new snake from such a s ...

Rare Persian Leopard Seen on Camera Trap Images in Afghanistan

1726 days ago From International Business Times   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Using camera trap surveys to collect data on the wildlife of Afghanistan's Central Highlands, scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society have made a surprise discovery: a Persian leopard, thought to have been extirpated from the region. .. ...

Volunteers to clear traps in animal protection drive

1729 days ago From China Daily   View Archived Article

BEIJING, CHINA - HARBIN - Ninety Chinese volunteers from across the country will be chosen to clear traps set for endangered wild Siberian tigers in northeast China again this winter. The trap-clearing campaign will be jointly sponsored by the New York-based non-prof ...

Macaws called a conservation victory

1747 days ago From UPI.com   View Archived Article

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - The newly fledged birds total 29 macaws, a success for the Wildlife Conservation Society's Guatemala Program, WCS's Bronx Zoo, the National Park Service of Guatemala and other groups working for the survival of the species, a WCS release said ...

Wildlife Conservation Society helps scarlet macaws take flight in Guatemala

1749 days ago From EurekAlert   View Archived Article

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - Researchers and conservationists from the Wildlife Conservation Society's Guatemala Program, WCS's Bronx Zoo, the National Park Service of Guatemala, and other groups report a major conservation victory from Central America: a bumper crop of ...

New Bat Species Named After Bat Researcher

1762 days ago From Our Amazing Planet   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - By OurAmazingPlanet Staff Joe Walston, the director for Asia programs at the Wildlife Conservation Society, has had a new species of bat named after him in honor of his work to save bats and other wildlife in Southeast Asia. The bat, discovered in th ...

Campaign roars for endangered species

1766 days ago From The Hindu   View Archived Article

NEW DELHI, INDIA - In association with Wildlife Conservation Society, a YFC team led by its Executive Director, 22-year-old K. Ramnath Chandrasekhar, will be carrying out an awareness campaign free of cost on 'tiger conservation' in educational institutions in ...

Wildlife Conservation Society uncovers record number of jaguars in Bolivia

1775 days ago From Science Codex   View Archived Article

DALLAS, TEXAS - In a new camera trap survey in the world's most biologically diverse landscape, researchers for the Wildlife Conservation Society have identified more individual jaguars than ever before. Using technology first adapted to identify tigers by strip ...

Coral reefs more vulnerable than they appear, but collapse is avoidable

1792 days ago From Earth Times   View Archived Article

YORKSHIRE, U K - The study by the Wildlife Conservation Society and other groups showed that overfished reefs undergo a series of at least eight important changes before final collapse. Each step, like throwing a switch to shut off the lights, leads to a dimmer chanc ...

Sowing the seeds to save the Patagonian Sea

1817 days ago From Mongabay.com   View Archived Article

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - Conservation efforts, spearheaded by marine conservationist Claudio Campagna and colleagues with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), are in the early stages. Campagna, who often writes about the importance of language in the fight for preservati ...

Rare Baby Croc Hatches at Asian Zoo

1825 days ago From Our Amazing Planet   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - By OurAmazingPlanet Staff Working with the government of Lao PDR, the Wildlife Conservation Society has helped to successfully hatch a clutch of 20 Siamese crocodiles, a species threatened across its range by hunting, habitat fragmentation and loss, ...

BBC plans to cancel fruitful Wildlife Conservation Fund

1825 days ago From Mongabay.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - The announcement that the BBC plans to axe its 4-year-old Wildlife Conservation Fund, which has raised nearly $5 million (=A33 million) for endangered species worldwide, has spurred an online campaign to save the program. The fund, which raises money ...

New map to save coral reefs

1832 days ago From Science Alert   View Archived Article

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - Marine researchers from Macquarie University, the Wildlife Conservation Society and other groups have compiled a worldwide map including high temperatures, ultra-violet radiation, weather systems, sedimentation, as well as stress-reducing factors suc ...

Stresses on world's coral reefs mapped

1844 days ago From UPI.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Credit: Wildlife Conservation Society. NEW YORK, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- US researchers at the Wildlife Conservation Society and other groups say they've created a map of the world's coral reefs charting climate stress impacts. The map identifies wo ...

Govt, WCS to continue tiger project

1846 days ago From Myanmar Times   View Archived Article

YANGON, BURMA - By Ei Ei Toe Lwin THE government plans to continue working with the Wildlife Conservation Society on a project to protect Bengal tigers in Hukaung Valley Wildlife Sanctuary until at least 2015, an official said last week. The Ministry of Forestry' ...

Snow Leopards Found In Afghanistan

1872 days ago From myfoxny.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - COM - A surprisingly healthy population of rare snow leopards is living in mountainous areas of northeastern Afghanistan, according to a new study by The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). The leopards were caught by remote cameras placed at 16 ...

Sea Ducks Hatch at Central Park Zoo

1889 days ago From myfoxny.com   View Archived Article

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - COM - Eight ducklings of a critically endangered species have successfully hatched at the Central Park Zoo , according to the Wildlife Conservation Society . The Chinese merganser ducklings, which hatched April 26, 2011, are the first to hatch at a z ...

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