Archives for May 2016

Tiger Brokers Arrested by Forest Rangers and Indonesian Police

31 May 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

INDONESIA – The Gunung Leuser National Park (GLNP), Langkat District Police (Polres Langkat), and the Wildlife Conservation [Continue Reading…]

BOS to Release Orangutans to Kehje Sewen Forest

27 May 2016 | Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation News Release

Samboja, East Kalimantan. The BOS Foundation, in collaboration with the East Kalimantan Natural Resources [Continue Reading…]

UN Seeks to Mobilize Millions to End Illegal Trade in Wildlife

25 May 2016 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Nairobi – The United Nations, backed by A-list celebrities from across the globe, [Continue Reading…]

Emergency Petition Filed to Save Red Wolf

24 May 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— Conservation groups submitted an emergency petition today calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service [Continue Reading…]

African Wildlife Rangers Feel Vulnerable to Job Dangers

23 May 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

Despite battling a global poaching crisis, WWF’s new survey has revealed wildlife rangers feel they lack the necessary [Continue Reading…]

Freshwater Turtles Receive International Trade Protection

23 May 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— Coinciding with World Turtle Day, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced a final rule today to [Continue Reading…]

USFWS Grants $5.5 Million to Protect Imperiled Species

20 May 2016 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

Native wildlife such as the monarch butterfly and eastern hellbender will benefit from $5.5 million in grants awarded [Continue Reading…]

Saharan Addax Faces Imminent Extinction

20 May 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Regional insecurity and oil industry activities in the Sahara desert have pushed the addax – a migratory species of desert-[Continue Reading…]

Wild Places Saved by Saving Endangered Species

19 May 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— In celebration of the country’s 11th annual Endangered Species Day, the Center for Biological Diversity [Continue Reading…]

Global Environmental Outlook: Regional Assessments

19 May 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Nairobi – The environmental change sweeping the world is occurring at a faster pace than previously thought, making it [Continue Reading…]

WWF-UK Launches #GiveAHandToWildlife

18 May 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

WWF-UK launches a social media campaign encouraging the nation to #GiveAHandToWildlife in support of their [Continue Reading…]

World’s Smallest Porpoise Nears Extinction

13 May 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Mexico City – Mexican authorities must immediately and indefinitely close all fisheries within the habitat of Mexico’s [Continue Reading…]

Saving Endangered Species is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them.