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Uneasy Alliance to Save Crocs
Animals  (tags: bangkok, wildlife, wild animals, reptiles, siamese crocodiles, deforestation, prey, ethics, habitat, humans, protection )

- 1994 days ago -
Bangkok - As deforestation and a loss of natural prey threatens Siamese crocodiles with extinction, the farms that once helped endanger the species are now helping save it, conservationists say. There are fewer than 50 Siamese crocodiles left in the w
South China Tigers Teeter on Brink of Extinction
Animals  (tags: tigers, South China, animals, hunting, deforestation, AnimalWelfare, endangered, conservation, extinction, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2108 days ago -
Historically revered as an archetypal Chinese cultural symbol, the tiger's decline was accelerated by poaching for traditional Chinese medicine and "anti-pest" campaigns instigated by Chairman Mao Zedong from the 1950's, to rid the countryside
Animals on the Edge : Primates
Animals  (tags: primates, conservation, human-wildlife conflict, bushmeat trade, deforestation, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2193 days ago -
Human-wildlife conflict is becoming increasingly common as human populations grow and natural habitat declines. People and non-human primates are at risk from loss of food sources, disease transmission, injury and death. Conservationists are trying to
Monarch Butterfly Migration Endangered By Deforestation in Mexico
Animals  (tags: butterflies, deforestation, Mexico, endangered, protection, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, environment, habitat )

- 2199 days ago -
Intense deforestation in Mexico could ruin one of North America's most celebrated natural wonders, the extraordinary 3,000-mile migration of the monarch butterfly. According to a University of Kansas researcher, the astonishing migration may collapse
Sumatra's Forests: Tigers, Elephants and YOU
Animals  (tags: tigers, Sumatra, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, deforestation, endangered, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2220 days ago -
Over the last 25 years, Riau Province in Sumatra, Indonesia, has lost 65 percent of its forest cover. As a result, elephant populations have plummeted by 84 percent, with tiger numbers down by 70 percent.
Last Refuge of Newly Rediscovered Fuertes's Parrot Saved By Conservationists - 1500 Acres
Animals  (tags: endangered bird, deforestation, fueres parrots, saved, 1500 acres conservation )

- 2228 days ago -
The species, whose population size is estimated at just 160 individuals, lives only in a small area in the Andes of Colombia that is heavily impacted by deforestation. American Bird Conservancy and its partner group Fundación ProAves, have established
Indonesia Deforestation Threatens Elephants, Tigers
Animals  (tags: deforestation, tigers, elephants, threatened, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

- 2243 days ago -
Deforestation in a single Indonesian province is releasing more greenhouse gases than the Netherlands, and the loss of habitats is threatening rare tigers and elephants, the WWF conservation group said on Wednesday. It said that Riau province, covering on
Indonesia at Risk: Climate Change Threatens People and Nature
Animals  (tags: ClimateChange, environment, indonesia, globalwarming, extreme weather, deforestation, greenhousegases )

- 2331 days ago -
The combination of high population density and high levels of biodiversity, together with a staggering 80,000 kilometres of coastline and 17,500 islands, makes Indonesia one of the most vulnerable countries to the impacts of climate change.
A Quarter of the World's Mammal Species Is Headed Towards Oblivion
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, protection, sealife, whales, wildlife, sustainability, ecosystems, environment, deforestation )

- 2408 days ago -
More animals and plants than ever before are on the brink of extinction or are threatened with catastrophic population crashes, a survey of endangered species shows. "The rate of bio-diversity loss is increasing and we need to act now..."
World's Only Pure Blue Lizard at Risk of Extinction
Animals  (tags: Endangered Species, deforestation, wildlife, biodiversity )

- 2597 days ago -
The blue anole--the world's only true blue lizard--is threatened with extinction. The primary threats appear to be habitat destruction through deforestation and over-collection by zealous admirers of the beautiful and uniquely colored lizard.

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