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The Western Black Rhinoceros Is Extinct
Animals  (tags: extinct, western black rhino, sad news )

- 748 days ago -
It's a sad day for nature lovers and really the entire planet. The western black rhinoceros is officially extinct according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Woolly Mammoth Containing Liquid Blood Discovered in Russia
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, woolly mammoth, cloning, Siberia, bones, tissue, blood, extinct )

- 882 days ago -
The discovery of a woolly mammoth's body in Siberia this week has amazed Russian scientists because of how well preserved the animal's blood and muscle tissue is.
Montana Conservationist Accused Of Declaring War On Wolves
Animals  (tags: Wolves, Bad Rap by THESE PEOPLE, slaughter, killing, killed, dogs, animalcruelty, abuse, wildlife, wildanimals, society, suffering, investigation, ethics, cruelty, animals, protection, crime, sadness, law, conservation, animaladvocates, environment, extinct )

- 884 days ago -
Considered a threat to livestock, the gray wolf was nearly hunted to extinction in the early to mid-20th century. Canadian-born gray wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone National Park in the mid-1990s and the population has largely recovered due
Save the Irrawaddy Dolphin From Extinction! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: dolphin, irrawaddy, extinct, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, conservation, endangered, habitat, law, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 1403 days ago -
The Irrawaddy dolphin is one of the most endangered species in the world but a new survey has revealed that one key population could be at the very edge of extinction.
African Rhino Subspecies Said to Be Extinct USATODAY.Com
Animals  (tags: extinct, Black Rhinos, Animal Cruelty )

- 1456 days ago -
GENEVA (AP) - The Western Black Rhino of Africa has been declared officially extinct, and two other subspecies of rhinoceros are close to meeting the same fate, a leading conservation group said Thursday.
Born Free: Rhinos Facing Grave Threats
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhino, extinct, endangered )

- 1531 days ago -
in a 3 year search for any remaining white rhinos, DRC have found no trace of a single surviving individual. In all likelihood, DRC's northern white rhinos are now extinct.
Modern Polar Bears Descended From Extinct Bears From Ireland
Animals  (tags: Ireland, polar bear, extinct )

- 1584 days ago -
Scientists have discovered that modern polar bears are descended from now extinct brown bears that roamed the region we know today as Britain and Ireland.
Animals  (tags: animals, cougar, eastern cougar, mountain lion, puma, big cats, wildanimals, wildlife, extinct, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1728 days ago -
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service today (Mar. 2) announced its conclusion that the Eastern cougar, or mountain lion, no longer exists. The negative conclusion of a five-year USFWS survey of the issue is certain to be controversial.
Tigers Could Be Extinct Within 12 Years
Animals  (tags: Tiger, endangered, extinct )

- 1849 days ago -
Tigers could become extinct within 12 years but a top level meeting in Russia next month could help reverse the decline, nature conservation body WWF said...
Global Hunt Begins for 'Extinct' Species of Frogs
Animals  (tags: frog, species, creature, global search, extinct )

- 1934 days ago -
A frog hunt like no other is about to begin, as conservationists scour the world for species thought to be extinct but which may just be hanging on.
North Cameroon Without African Wild Dogs or Cheetahs
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, Africa, wild dogs, cheetahs, extinct, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1948 days ago -
Man has done it again! The Lycaon pictus or African Wild Dog and the Acinonyx jubatus or Cheetah are functionally extirpated in North Cameroon. As for lions, the spotted hyena, the stripped hyena or leopards, they are very rare and survive in small
Alaotra Grebe Declared Extinct and 12.5% of Bird Species Declared Endangered
Animals  (tags: extinct, endangered, sadness )

- 2001 days ago -
May 2010. The latest assessment of the extinction threat facing the world's birds states shows the total number of bird species facing global extinction now stands at 1240 species (around an eighth of the world's 10027 bird species).
The Death of Yellowstone's Druid Wolf Pack
Animals  (tags: druid wolf pack, disappeared, extinct, diseases, humans, yellowstone national park, gray wolves )

- 2043 days ago -
The most famous wolf pack in the world finally dwindles to almost zero, but the bloodline lives on It's been a long winter for the wolves of Yellowstone National Park, and in the Lamar Valley, Alpha 21 and his Druid pack received their final,
Frog Thought to Have Been Extinct for 30 Years Discovered in Australia
Animals  (tags: extinct, frog, discovered, GoodNews )

- 2092 days ago -
Frank Sartor, minister for environment and climate change, said the discovery of the yellow-spotted bell frog is a reminder of the need to protect natural habitats so "future generations can enjoy the noise and colour of our native animals
The Last Bastion of the Hornbill
Animals  (tags: hornbill, vulnerable species habitat, Bhutan, safe haven, decline, extinct, observation, rufous-necked hornbill, IUCN )

- 2114 days ago -
Bhutan's forests provide a safe haven for the rufous-necked hornbill, a bird that is classified vulnerable by the international union for conservation of nature (IUCN) and Birdlife International, according to a Thrumshingla national park officials.

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