Manatee deaths are becoming more common, coinciding with a new algae bloom in the region. Dozens of chemicals are among those released by oil and gas drilling companies causing toxic algae blooms in South Florida
The pangolin, a nocturnal mammal whose scaly body is reminiscent of a reptile, is on the brink of extinction. These mammals are endangered because of illegal poaching and support to bolster their population continues to be a struggle because these
3 million animals are exported from the EU every year to countries where EU animal welfare laws do not apply. Investigations have revealed appalling suffering. Take action now and email the head of the European Commission, Mr Juncker, and
China creates an insatiable demand for rare creatures either for food, or an often misguided belief in their medicinal properties, or for prestigious trinkets. The result is a Â£13 billion a year illegal network that is stripping the planet of its most
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking public input on an Environmental Assessment for a ten-year plan for the management of the wild horse population in the Sand Wash Basin Herd Management Area (HMA) in northwestern Colorado.
OIPA delegations and volunteers are involved in the rescue operations. Many streets are interrupted and several animals are trapped under the ruins. OIPA volunteers are organizinG rescue teams to coordinate the operations.
stand up to wildlife trafficking by signing this petition to show your support, and help me bring this message of hope to groups like the IUCN at the World Conservation Congress, the International Primatological Society at their biannual congress
There are about 30-50 fur farms in Estonia. Estonia's biggest fur farm raises 150 000 minks and 20 000 foxes. The total number of fur animals (foxes, minks, rabbits, chinchillas) in Estonia is about 200 000. The sector employs 90 people.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will meet on September 8-9, 2016 in Elko, NV. If you can attend this meeting, click here or see below for details. The public also can attend a public tour of the Antelope HMA
The former stray earned worldwide fame over the past few weeks after she followed Dion Leonard across China for 125 kilometres.
Leonard had decided to adopt Gobi and had started a crowdfunding appeal to get the dog from China to his home in Edinburgh
Havannah Nature Reserve is the last known site of breeding red squirrels in Newcastle the only city in England with an urban population of this legally protected species - but proposals for hundreds of houses directly opposite now threaten this
Meet Thor, the most majestic cat in the world, who just so happens to resemble a teeny-tiny tiger.
Living in Belgium, this pretty Bengal kitty has over 23,000 followers on Instagram, all because of his breathtakingly beautiful coat.
The California bill to ban bullhooks is so close to becoming law, and we need your help to clear its final hurdle! S.B. 1062 is on Governor Jerry Brown's desk awaiting his signature. Even if you've called in the past about this bill, the elephants need
The fossil remains of a new tiny species of marsupial lion which prowled the lush rainforests of northern Australia about 18 million years ago have been unearthed in the Riversleigh World Heritage Area of remote north-western Queensland.
Conservationist Sacha Dench from the London Wetland Centre is set to trail migrating swans across 11 countries in a paramotor to find out why Europe's smallest swan is in rapid decline. She will follow thousands of Bewick's on their annual journey.
First the good news. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), which manages our nationâEUR(TM)s National Wildlife Refuges, has issued new regulations for Wildlife Refuges in Alaska that end some of the most egregious forms of wildlife killing permitted
Three-month-old Fury is a tiny puppy destined for great things after being plucked from the streets of a Zambian village.On one particularly impressive day, the tiny trooper was totally unfazed as an elephant rummaged nearby during tracking training