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Protective Measures Are a 'Death Sentence' for Rare Mauis Dolphin Say Campaigners
Animals  (tags: Maui's dolphins, Critically Endangered, Protection, Take Action )

- 1391 days ago -
The New Zealand government has announced new restrictions on fishing, extending the ban on the use of set nets by 350 square kilometres. This is NOT GOOD ENOUGH "Visit Site" to read the full article & read my comment below for info on action to take
Worth Defending: Red Wolves
Animals  (tags: Red Wolves, NC, Critically endangered, suffering, protection, AnimalWelfare, death, humans, extinction, animaladvocates, killing, sadness, wildlife, rescued, investigation, environment, conservation, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, society )

- 1523 days ago -
red wolves are as polarizing as they are charismatic. These shy, elusive creatures remain misunderstood predators even though they still stand at extinction's door. Threats include habitat loss and competition and interbreeding with coyotes, which moved
Animals  (tags: cats, critically endangered, wildlife, protection, conservation, law, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs )

- 1551 days ago -
SWA said the analysis suggested there could be 35 wildcats - far fewer than previously thought. Other research has estimated that there could be less than 400 pure-bred cats. An earlier report estimated that there were 150 breeding pairs left.
Florida Residents Plead for Panthers
Animals  (tags: power plant, florida panther, Florida Power and Light Company, Edward Garcia, extinction, critically endangered, south florida, Lake Okeechobee, Big Cypress National Preserve, water contamination, solar panels, South Florida Wildlands Association )

- 2262 days ago -
Florida residents are dismayed as they face the extinction of the beloved state animal, the Florida Panther, for the sake of building a "Green" power plant when numerous alternatives are available.
Ganges River Dolphin in Danger of Extinction
Animals  (tags: Ganges river dolphin, danger, extinction, IUCN, critically endangered, water pollution, habitat, intervention, saline water, fresh water, balance, climate chamge, Bangladesh )

- 2739 days ago -
The Ganges river dolphin, locally known as Shushuk, is facing serious threat of extinction due to increasing human intervention like water pollution, fishing and intrusion into their habitat.
Bird-Friendly Fishing Techniques to Help Reduce Massive Number of Albatross Deaths
Animals  (tags: longline fishing, albatross, critically endangered, caught, killed, fishing practices, conservation, protection )

- 2983 days ago -
100,000 albatrosses are killed every year due to longline fishing activities - and four species of albatross are now critically endangered. Simple changes in fishing techniques can give these birds a chance.
New Conservation Zone Set Up for the Critically Endangered Yellow-Eared Parrot
Animals  (tags: parrots, critically endangered, birds, conservation, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3095 days ago -
ProAves has established a second permanent ecological zone in Colombia to conserve the Critically Endangered Yellow-eared Parrot. The ecological zone was created next door to the Yellow-eared Parrot Bird Reserve on a farm called La Antioqueña, in
Critically Endangered Saharan Cheetah Photographed in Algeria
Animals  (tags: cheetahs, camera traps, photographed, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3132 days ago -
The first camera-trap photographs of the critically endangered Northwest African or Saharan cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus hecki) in Algeria have been recorded by scientists led by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and
Action Alert! Help Save Right Whales!!
Animals  (tags: north atlantic right whales, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3408 days ago -
WDCS has teamed up with HSUS, IFAW, the Ocean Conservancy and some of the world's top right whale scientists to ask Congress to properly fund the surveys, protection mandates and research that are crucial to the continued survival of the right whale.
Asia's Turtles Endangered
Animals  (tags: Asia, turtles, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3424 days ago -
The number of critically endangered freshwater turtle species has more than doubled in just the last four years, according to a report released today by TRAFFIC, the Bronx Zoo-based Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), World Wildlife Fund (WWF),
Two Rare Addax Babies Born Just Weeks Apart at the Louisville Zoo
Animals  (tags: Addax, births, rare, zoos, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, extinction, endangered )

- 3425 days ago -
The Louisville Zoo is now on baby duty with the recent births of two endangered Addax born weeks apart-one was born April 14 and the other on April 27. Addax, one of the world's rarest mammals, are critically endangered and number close to just 250 in
Money Key to Saving Monk Seal! Video!
Animals  (tags: Hawaiin monk seal, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3428 days ago -
Saving the critically endangered Hawaiian monk seal from extinction requires millions more federal dollars and a widespread effort that includes businesses, organizations and residents, marine experts said yesterday.
FFI Siamese Crocs Team Making Great Progress
Animals  (tags: siamese crocdile, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3431 days ago -
FFI is pleased to announce that our team in Cambodia's Cardamom Mountains has been successfully combating the threats to the Critically Endangered Siamese crocodile Crocodylus siamensis. Hunting, inadvertent killing (from fishing) and habitat loss all
Nets Threaten Rare New Zealand Dolphins
Animals  (tags: dolphins, critically endangered, fishing nets, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife )

- 3473 days ago -
The deaths of 22 dolphins in trawler nets prompted fresh calls Wednesday for the New Zealand government to ban two types of fishing nets from the habitats of two critically endangered species of dolphin.
Governor Declares "Save the Panther Day"
Animals  (tags: panthers, Florida, critically endangered, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3478 days ago -
Tallahassee, Florida - Florida Gov. Charlie Crist has announced March 15 is Save the Panther Day and is urging state residents to continue their efforts to preserve and protect the small population of the critically endangered species, which now occurs

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