Facial recognition software could help save endangered lemurs
February 20, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The software, usually used to identify humans, is identifying individual lemurs for conservation research.
Meet the pangolin, an adorable endangered creature
February 17, 2017, 11:33 a.m. by Laura Moss
All 8 species of pangolin are in decline due to illegal trade, but conservationists hope to save them by softening the scaly animal's image.
To save the endangered black rhinoceros, we need a new strategy
February 9, 2017, 7:16 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
There are fewer than 5,000 black rhinos left in the wild today.
Endangered West Coast oysters could thrive due to climate change
January 16, 2017, 10:19 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
But so might the invasive, carnivorous snails that eat them alive.
Tequila makers helped bring this bat species back from the brink
January 11, 2017, 12:49 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The lesser long-nosed bat may make history as the first bat to be removed from the Endangered Species List.
Bumble bee gets a helping hand from Endangered Species Act
January 11, 2017, 10:09 a.m. by Catie Leary
The beleaguered rusty patched bumble bee is the first bee species in the Lower 48 to be listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Meet the euplerids, the strange carnivores of Madagascar
January 10, 2017, 7:20 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This big island is famous for its lemurs, but another set of odd animals deserves some attention.