Archives for August 2017

Endangered Species Protection Recommended for Cascades Frog

22 August 2017 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the California Fish and Game [Continue Reading…]

Siamese Crocodiles Hatch at Reptile Conservation Center

20 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Koh Kong (August 15, 2017) – The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and Fisheries Administration (FiA) announced today that [Continue Reading…]

New Study Finds China’s Ivory Market Shrinking

18 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Beijing, China — Following China’s announcement late last year of a domestic ivory trade ban by the end of 2017, TRAFFIC [Continue Reading…]

Thousands of Ivory Items Sold Weekly Online in Japan

16 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Tokyo, Japan – TRAFFIC surveys of Japan’s online domestic ivory markets in 2017 have found high volumes of sales across online [Continue Reading…]

Critically Endangered Giant Ibis Nests Discovered in Cambodia

07 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Preah Vihear – The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), working in collaboration with Cambodia’s Ministry of Environment [Continue Reading…]

Nearly Two Tons of Ivory Crushed in Central Park

06 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Central Park, New York City, Aug. 3, 2017 – The following statement was released today by the Wildlife Conservation Society from [Continue Reading…]

Twelve Orangutans to be Released Back to Wild

05 August 2017 | Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation News Release

Nyaru Menteng, Central Kalimantan, August 2, 2017: To reach our #OrangutanFreedom goals, aimed at reintroducing 100 orangutans [Continue Reading…]

Eighth African Pangolin Scale Seizure in Malaysia

04 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2nd August 2017 – Royal Malaysian Customs officers have made their eighth seizure of African [Continue Reading…]

Asia’s Tigers Face Devastating Snaring Crisis

03 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Cambridge, UK, 29th July 2017 – On Global Tiger Day today, TRAFFIC and WWF are urging Tiger range governments to [Continue Reading…]

Hope for Globally Endangered Greater Adjutant

02 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

Battambang (27 July 2017) – Endangered greater adjutant chicks have successfully fledged from 175 nests in the Prek Toal [Continue Reading…]

Ivory Kingpin Arrested in Mozambique

02 August 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE (July 27, 2017) — The notorious leader of an East African ivory poaching network— Mateso Albana [Continue Reading…]

Washington Wildlife Agency to Gun Down Wolves

01 August 2017 | The Center for Biological Diversity News Release

OLYMPIA, Wash. — The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife on Thursday announced it will kill members of [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.