Trump hits pause on decision about import of elephant trophies
November 18, 2017, 9:29 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The news comes on the heels of the formation of a Department of the Interior council on international wildlife.
Marine experts dash to Alaska to help save orphaned baby beluga
November 7, 2017, 4:02 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Team helps with feeding, veterinary care and even playtime.
Newly discovered Sumatra orangutan species is already endangered
November 6, 2017, 8:51 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Tapanuli orangutan is a new species of ape that solves a DNA mystery.
Tequila production can make or break the lesser long-nosed bat population
October 30, 2017, 10:16 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The lesser long-nosed bat may make history as the first bat to be removed from the Endangered Species List.
10 irreplaceable World Heritage Sites that are on the brink
October 13, 2017, 11:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
These endangered World Heritage Sites, both natural and cultural, could use a helping hand in restoring and preserving their integrity.
Once thought extinct, giant Lord Howe Island stick insects do exist
October 9, 2017, 8:28 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Genome sequencing has confirmed that the rediscovered bugs are in fact Lord Howe Island stick insects.
Ecosystem hidden for thousands of years found underneath calved iceberg
October 7, 2017, 1:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Biologists are scrambling to study these unseen waters and the life forms they may contain.
Pacific walrus denied endangered species protection
October 5, 2017, 11:36 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is not certain that the Pacific walrus will become endangered.
Giant tree rat that dines on coconuts discovered in Solomon Islands
September 28, 2017, 2:47 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The find corroborates curious rumors about a tree-dwelling creature shared by the locals.