Nearly 1,400 species, including endangered manatees and hawksbill turtles, live in the region.
A new proposal appears to cut protections for threatened animals.
A new global analysis finds nearly half of threatened mammals are at risk, up from just 7 percent.
Instead of waiting for habitats to be destroyed, we can give these animals a fighting chance at survival.
There are far more urgent threats, including exploitation and agriculture.
“What I think is happening is that neonicotinoids are essentially having a pharmacological effect on the neurons in the bees
Alaska Rep. Don Young, Opposing Protections for Lower 48 Wolves, Suggests They Might Cure 'Homeless Problem'
Alaska Rep. Don Young linked the U.S. homeless population to the wolf population in an outburst Thursday before the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee. After it became national news, with headlines quoting him as saying wolves would get rid of homeless people, he released a statement saying people may have "misunderstood my comments."
Current hot spots for tiger crime identified by the study include some regions that surprised researchers and could likely
It had all the trappings of a typical Miami funeral. The eulogists, stifling their tears. The aria, Handel's mournful Piangero la Sorte Mia. The loud lamentations of the black laced lloradera.
The Chinese river dolphin has disappeared before our eyes within only two generations. Will we change course before other branches on the tree of life die off? It would be foolish to assume that we can somehow maintain our prosperity and our very future without the rich biodiversity on Planet Earth.
We're all rooting for you, 681! May your infectious spirit be an inspiration to us all. The pup is said to be making good
Humans aren’t the only species in the animal kingdom with an obesity problem. A foundation in Northern California plans to