#Endangered animals

  • Article: Rhino Population Surges 1,000% in Tanzania Following Poaching Crackdown

    Rhino Population Surges 1,000% in Tanzania Following Poaching Crackdown

    By Joe McCarthy|July 11, 2019

    The country has a major economic incentive to protect the animals. Read more

  • Article: Sea Turtle Populations Soared by 980% After Legal Protections: Report

    Sea Turtle Populations Soared by 980% After Legal Protections: Report

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|Feb. 11, 2019

    "We should celebrate the act's track record of reducing harms." Read more

  • Article: The Earth Needs 5 Million Years to Recover From Humans: Report

    The Earth Needs 5 Million Years to Recover From Humans: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 16, 2018

    “Entire branches of Earth’s evolutionary tree were chopped off.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Use Aid Money to Support Sumatran Tigers and Other Endangered Animals

    The UK Will Use Aid Money to Support Sumatran Tigers and Other Endangered Animals

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 21, 2018

    It aims to tackle the underlying causes of the illegal wildlife trade — poverty and the destruction. Read more

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

    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: $1.5 Billion Set Aside for Panda Sanctuary in China

    $1.5 Billion Set Aside for Panda Sanctuary in China

    By Joe McCarthy|March 9, 2018

    If pandas can thrive in the years ahead, perhaps the country can as well. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Female Rangers Fighting to Save DRC's Last Mountain Gorillas

    Meet the Female Rangers Fighting to Save DRC's Last Mountain Gorillas

    Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE and News Deeply

    Women are proving their worth as part of Virunga National Park’s elite fighting force. Read more

  • Article: A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador

    A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2017

    Shark populations have declined by 98% over the past 15 years. Read more