Russia releases last belugas from overcrowded 'whale jail'
November 13, 2019, 2:05 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Initial reports of ice-encrusted enclosures, rotten food and animals sick with infections sparked an international outcry.
It's a record season for sea turtles in Georgia, even with a hurricane
October 3, 2019, 2:33 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Dorian destroyed sea turtle nests along the coast, but it's still a record year for the threatened species.
Why house cats pose a threat to endangered sea otters
September 6, 2019, 1:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Outdoor cats can harm wild animals even if they never cross paths.
A 'raft' of volcanic stone may be a lifesaver for the Great Barrier Reef
August 27, 2019, 8:12 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A floating sheet of pumice could bring an infusion of life to Australia's ailing corals.
Canada creates two huge ocean sanctuaries in the Arctic
August 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The new refuges aim to protect sea ice, wildlife and the economic stability of indigenous people.
This dolphin mom adopted a baby from a different species
August 5, 2019, 8:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The bottlenose dolphin decided to raise a melon-headed whale calf in addition to her own daughter.