#Endangered species

  • Article: Yet Another Bird Has Gone Extinct in the Last 10 Years
    Environment

    Yet Another Bird Has Gone Extinct in the Last 10 Years

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    Almost 1,500 bird species are now threatened — and humans are to blame. Read more

  • Article: 90% of World's Largest King Penguin Population Has Vanished
    Environment

    90% of World's Largest King Penguin Population Has Vanished

    By Joe McCarthy|July 31, 2018

    The rapid decline is likely due to climate change. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Wants to Change How We Protect Endangered Animals
    Environment

    Trump Administration Wants to Change How We Protect Endangered Animals

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 20, 2018

    Environmentalists have described the changes as a “wrecking ball.” Read more

  • Article: Endangered Whale Sharks Found in Abundance Around Madagascar
    Environment

    Endangered Whale Sharks Found in Abundance Around Madagascar

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2018

    The discovery could shield the species from poaching. Read more

  • Article: The Sri Lankan Navy Keeps Rescuing Drowning Elephants
    Environment

    The Sri Lankan Navy Keeps Rescuing Drowning Elephants

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 24, 2017

    The Navy has rescued three elephants in two weeks, so what’s going on in Sri Lanka? Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Paves Way for Hunting Previously Endangered Grizzly Bears
    Environment

    Trump Administration Paves Way for Hunting Previously Endangered Grizzly Bears

    By Joe McCarthy|June 23, 2017

    Wildlife advocates say the move is premature. Read more

  • Article: A Rule to Keep Endangered Whales, Turtles Out of Nets Was Just Scrapped by the Trump Administration
    Environment

    A Rule to Keep Endangered Whales, Turtles Out of Nets Was Just Scrapped by the Trump Administration

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2017

    “Killing endangered whales to catch swordfish off the California coast is a crime against nature.” Read more

  • Article: ‘Small But Mighty’ Bumblebee Added to Endangered Species List
    Environment

    ‘Small But Mighty’ Bumblebee Added to Endangered Species List

    By Meghan Werft|Jan. 12, 2017

    Thanks Obama! Read more