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Nearly Half' of Mozambique's Elephants Killed in Five Years
Animals  (tags: killing, wildlife, endangered, elephants )

- 54 minutes ago -
Poachers have killed nearly half of Mozambique's elephants for their ivory in the past five years, says the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS).
Novel Species Interactions: Black Bears Respond to Pacific Herring Spawn
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, environment, animals, habitat, investigation, humans, conservation, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
Here's something to learn! The Wolf Iknew loved to gobble up herring on the shore, and the First Nations people of the coast might even have learned to invent some techniques of getting herring eggs from watching the Spirit Bear.
Hungry Black Bear Scales Electrical Tower, Invades Raven's Nest
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Balck Bears, wildlife, animals, environment, habitat )

- 4 hours ago -
A little karma I suppose.When a raven builds its nest at the top of an electrical tower -- a few dozen feet in the air and surrounded by power lines -- it likely scratchers black bear off the list of potential invaders. Alberta.
Growing Deer Population Taking a Toll on (Upstate NY) Forests
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, conservation, death, environment, humans, ethics, killing, society, animals )

- 4 hours ago -
Whitetail deer are pretty prolific, spreading across the states. Some nuggets of good news in the article, and some wisdom. Some rumblings of hunting as the answer as it has SO been proven not to be, as well.
How to Create An Auroch (Sic)
Animals  (tags: conservation, investigation, wildanimals, wildlife, humans, society, environment, ethics, extinction )

- 4 hours ago -
To re-create a large brutish cow that isn't very tasty and probably doesn't like being milked, here's what you do. (These guys were pretty fierce.) (Aurochs is singular - it's the word from which ox comes)
Hearing the Howl of the Wolves
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, slaughter, killing, suffering, law, sadness, society, humans, ethics, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, animalrights, conservation, habitat, environment, extinction, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
An Appleton WI citizen speaks about wolves, nature, unethical politics, and a former Wisconsin resident, Aldo Leopold, and his epiphany. Ma-iingan, ototeman. I hope you recognize this as true for you also.
Could A Revised Law In China End The Wildlife Trade?
Animals  (tags: tigers, slaughter, protection, animals, wildlife, GoodNews )

- 6 hours ago -
Right now, 6,000 tigers are suffering in horrific Chinese "tiger farms" - but a new law revision could shut them down - and cripple China's wildlife trade - by the end of this year. Put pressure on China to ensure this law goes through!
Famous Gray Wolf in Oregon May Have More Puppies
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, GoodNews, conservation, animals, endangered, habitat, protection, animalrights )

- 7 hours ago -
OR-7 and his mate and earlier offspring are acting as if denning is going on. Pretty much just a headline, and to be expected. More in June.
Study: Passions High on All Sides in Wolf Debate
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, cruelty, death, suffering, slaughter, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, ethics, conservation, humans, killing, law, protection, society, sadness )

- 7 hours ago -
Washington has a severe dispute going on concerning the future of its presently few wolves. This study is forWDFW tounderstand opinions and social groups. ID and MT have viciously gunned wolves there down in efforts to reduce populations to dangerous low
Prevent a Whale Hunt in U.S. Waters
Animals  (tags: whales, Whale Hunt, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, death, endangered, humans, killed, killing, protection, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 11 hours ago -
Please use the form to urge the National Marine Fisheries Service to deny the Makah Tribe's request to hunt gray whales. It's essential that we keep whales in U.S. waters protected.
Save Alligator Snapping Turtle From Extinction
Animals  (tags: wildlife, crime, death, endangered, extinction, killing, law, protection, sadness )

- 17 hours ago -
The Alligator Snapping Turtle is being hunted and killed at an alarming rate in Louisiana. Although the animal is considered endangered in many states, Louisiana still allows them to be hunted and killed.

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