The biologists found him in the Florida Panther Wildlife Refuge -- alone and shivering, weighing barely a pound. The little panther cub never should have survived, but his will to live was strong. ...
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Despite numerous violations against animal welfare and continual citations, the United States Department of Agriculture has yet to take action against two roadside zoos. Left in inhumane conditions and often suffering medical problems, these animals continue to languish because of lax regulations. Tell government officials to enforce regulations and put a stop to this abuse.
Drones have a bit of a public image problem, but man, they sure take great video of marine animals.
Ah, very nice.
The construction of wetlands has an important role to play in strategies to offset the loss of natural wetlands and treat wastewater. Typically, the effectiveness of constructed wetlands is assesse...
We have been noting increasing stories about loss of pollinators in the USA and Europe, and especially notice how seriously this problem is taken in the UK. Solutions? Not so obvious. But we are o...
We need stronger commitments to solutions and less to obfuscation. Perhaps that's what we could see here.
Last week, at a coffee farm in Costa Rica, I stumbled upon hundreds of butterflies, probably some kind of Heliconius species, all fluttering around a particular spot. Monarch butterflies in particular face a highly specific threat from humans: the weed-killer commonly known as RoundUp, or glyphosate.
Santa Clarita - A critter the size of a goldfish has wiggled its way into a controversy that has turned off some canyon residents’ tap water, halted bulldozers and periodically flooded a road in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Classic conflict between the dominant responsible species and the sub dominant helpless species.
Another month has passed and so here is the updated Arctic sea ice volume graph as calculated by the Pan-Arctic Ice Ocean Modeling and Assimilation System (PIOMAS) at the Polar Science Center: During the month of February the gap between this year and the other years from the post-2010 period...
A Species Under Threat The lion (Panthera leo) is synonymous with wild Africa, however few people realize that illegal killing, relentless habitat loss, and habitat fragmentation has left this species teetering on the brink of extinction. Nearly a century ago, there were as many as 200,000 lions living in the wild in Africa. Today,
Attention is needed now.