Archives for January 2017

Fish Species in Danger of Global Extinction

22 January 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Many marine fish species – including the Madeiran sardine – are in danger of global extinction due to overfishing along the [Continue Reading…]

Travel Trade Industry to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trafficking

21 January 2017 | United States Wildlife Trafficking Alliance News Release

WASHINGTON – Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), American Society for Travel Agents (ASTA), and Cruise Lines [Continue Reading…]

Combating Snow Leopard Poaching and Trafficking

20 January 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kathmandu, Nepal, 20th January 2017—As scientists and government officials considered new evidence of cross-border [Continue Reading…]

“Geek for Good” University Design Challenge

18 January 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

January 13th, Beijing–A workshop designed to share UNDP‘s innovation experience with university students and formulate a [Continue Reading…]

Eighteen Thousand Hotels Ban Shark Fin From Menu

17 January 2017 | World Wildlife Fund-Hong Kong News Release

Hong Kong: Action taken by global hotel brands to ban shark fin dishes from their offerings over the last five years has [Continue Reading…]

World Wildlife Day Photo Competition for “Youth Around the World”

17 January 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 14 January 2017 – The United Nations World Wildlife Day 2017 [Continue Reading…]

India Tiger Reserve Poachers “Affluent and Well-Educated”

15 January 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

BANGALORE, INDIA (January 10, 2016) – WCS reports that a poaching gang recently arrested for shooting wildlife in a well-known [Continue Reading…]

Cooking Sustainable Foods Instead of Threatened Wildlife

14 January 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 11th January 2017 TRAFFIC and the Centre for Women and Development (CWD) held a cooking [Continue Reading…]

World Wildlife Day 2017 Focuses on Global Youth

09 January 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 19 December 2016: The UN World Wildlife Day will be celebrated on 3 March [Continue Reading…]

Is the Cheetah Racing Towards Extinction?

02 January 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK – The world’s fastest land animal, the cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus), is sprinting towards the edge of extinction [Continue Reading…]

China to Ban Domestic Ivory Trade in 2017

01 January 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Beijing, China, 30 December 2016 TRAFFIC and WWF welcomed today’s historic announcement that China will [Continue Reading…]

Scientists Discover 163 New Species in Greater Mekong

01 January 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Bangkok – A rainbow-headed snake resembling David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust character, a dragon-like lizard and a newt [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.