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How you can help prevent another mass bumble bee die-off

How you can help prevent another mass bumble bee die-off | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
After over 50,000 bumble bees were killed in one swoop by pesticides in Oregon, a conservation group calls for new rules, and your help.
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Lost opportunity to reform Common Agricultural Policy | The Wildlife Trusts

Lost opportunity to reform Common Agricultural Policy | The Wildlife Trusts | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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Vulture, thought extinct, seen in Kruger | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog

Vulture, thought extinct, seen in Kruger | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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RSPB aims to tackle housing crisis with plans to build one million homes in the UK

RSPB aims to tackle housing crisis with plans to build one million homes in the UK | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Nature charity responds to damning report by launching its biggest ever campaign
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Species threatened by climate change

Species threatened by climate change | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Finding workable, practical solutions to the problems posed by Climate Change and Global Warming
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Uncertainty over the benefits of feeding birds in winter

Uncertainty over the benefits of feeding birds in winter | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Scientists have found that feeding wild blue tits in winter resulted in less successful breeding during the following spring.
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Anna Phillips's curator insight, June 25, 2013 11:06 PM

From a person who grew up in Europe and whose family consistently fed birds in winter, this is an interesting turn of events. 

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Born Free: On patrol with tusk force keeping elephant poachers at bay

Born Free: On patrol with tusk force keeping elephant poachers at bay | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Trapped, shot, its ivory cruelly cut off while it’s still alive. Now your money is helping keep the elephant poachers at bay..
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Wildlife Extra News - Trophy hunting almost worthless according to a new report

Wildlife Extra News - Trophy hunting almost worthless according to a new report | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
A new report that analyses literature on the economics of trophy hunting reveals that African countries and rural communities derive very little benefit from trophy hunting revenue.
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Wildlife Extra News - 15 new species of birds discovered in Brazil

Wildlife Extra News - 15 new species of birds discovered in Brazil | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
15 new species of birds from the Brazilian Amazon will be formally described for the first time in a number of scientific articles published in July, and will also appear in a special volume of the Handbook of the birds of the world.
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25,000 bees found dead in Oregon; pesticide suspected

25,000 bees found dead in Oregon; pesticide suspected | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Experts say it is one of the largest documented bee deaths in the Western U.S.
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Mold Man's curator insight, June 23, 2013 9:45 AM

This is pretty serious because we need bees to pollinate for food. It is time to start using more natural means to control bugs instead of pesticides. http://air-testing.com

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Warning UK nature 'in trouble' - ITV News

Warning UK nature 'in trouble'  - ITV News | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Read Warning UK nature 'in trouble' latest on ITV News. All the Thursday 20th June 2013 news
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Philippines Trying to Decide Whether to Burn, Crush or Donate $10 Million Worth of Ivory

Philippines Trying to Decide Whether to Burn, Crush or Donate $10 Million Worth of Ivory | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The 5 tons of tusks are scheduled to be crushed by road rollers on June 21
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Conserving top predators results in less CO2 in the air

Conserving top predators results in less CO2 in the air | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
What does a wolf in Yellowstone National Park have in common with an ambush spider on a meadow in Connecticut? Both are predators and thus eat herbivores, such as elk (in the case of wolves) and grasshoppers (in the case of spiders).
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Travel & Tourism Articles - Enjoy the safari holidays in Africa mysterious continent - Amazines.com Article Search Engine

Travel & Tourism Articles - Enjoy the safari holidays in Africa mysterious continent - Amazines.com Article Search Engine | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Articles from BLUE LIZARD - For students travelling the world in their gap years or mature travelers who have seen the world and want some more; safari holidays in Africa are always welcome.
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Wolves should not be removed from endangered species list until fully, truly recovered

Wolves should not be removed from endangered species list until fully, truly recovered | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Thank you for your (June 18) editorial, “Support delisting of wolves.” Although I am not a resident of your state, I have been through your state on many occasions on
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Books to Take on an African Safari (our favorites) | Safari Interactive Magazine Blog.

Books to Take on an African Safari (our favorites) | Safari Interactive Magazine Blog. | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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Stop buying ivory, First Lady tells traders

Stop buying ivory, First Lady tells traders | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has called for suppression of demand for ivory
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Wildlife Extra News - Beavers to return to Wales in 2014?

Wildlife Extra News - Beavers to return to Wales in 2014? | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The online wildlife magazine for those who like wildlife, wildlife news and watching wildlife, plus a guide to UK nature reserves.
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We haven't hit the global warming pause button

We haven't hit the global warming pause button | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Dana Nuccitelli: Recent articles about a global warming 'pause' miss that the planet as a whole is still rapidly warming
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5 Ways to Help Amphibians in Your Ecosystem Garden

5 Ways to Help Amphibians in Your Ecosystem Garden | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Ecosystem Gardeners are in a great position to develop habitats forfrogs, toads, and other amphibians on their properties. These habitats must include both aquatic and terrestrial environments, and...
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Russia sets tougher penalties for trafficking endangered animals

Russia sets tougher penalties for trafficking endangered animals | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
Russia’s State Duma has approved legislative amendments that mean tougher punishments for poaching and trafficking of rare species will come into force.  
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Elephants face extinction if Beijing does not ban ivory trade | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog

Elephants face extinction if Beijing does not ban ivory trade | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
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Pulling Teeth

Pulling Teeth | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
The Philippines sets a new bar for combatting global ivory crime by becoming the first non-African nation to destroy its ivory stock.
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Poacher behind March slaughter of 89 elephants captured in Chad

Poacher behind March slaughter of 89 elephants captured in Chad | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
A prolific elephant poacher in Chad has been captured by authorities and paraded to the media. The poacher Hassan Idriss, also known as Gargaf is said to be behind the slaughter of 89 elephants in one night (14-15 March) near to Ganba.
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Ground-breaking decision on killing of poacher

Ground-breaking decision on killing of poacher | Wildlife and Environmental Conservation | Scoop.it
A South African court has found a poacher guilty of murder of one of his colleagues even though it was a wildlife ranger that shot and killed him. The decision is being held as ground-breaking and a new legal weapon to be used against rhino poachers.
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