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Trump Wins 2018 Rubber Dodo Award as Top Eco-Villain
Offbeat  (tags: ecology, ecological destruction, extinction, awards, tRump regime )

- 58 days ago -
Trump is the winner of the Center for Biological Diversity's 2018 Rubber Dodo award. The statue is awarded each year to the person or group who has most aggressively sought to destroy America's natural heritage or drive endangered species extinct.
Malayan Tiger in Crisis as Poaching Threatens to Wipe Out Big Cat
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, protection, wildlife, endangered, extinction )

- 128 days ago -
Population of critically endangered animal edges to extinction, as government promises soldiers in jungles by next year.
No Time Left to Save Our Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, protection, endangered, wildlife, extinction )

- 133 days ago -
Saving the tiger will ensure that future generations continue benefiting from a healthy ecosystem. The extinction of the charismatic top predator, however, is just one indication of humans' misplaced priorities and shortsightedness in destroying
384 Tigers Killed in India in Last 10 Years, Reveals RTI
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, killed, wildlife, protection, environment, extinction, killing )

- 136 days ago -
A total of 384 tigers have been killed by poachers across the country in the last ten years, which translates to over 3 a month.
The Great Dying: Rapid Warming Caused Largest Extinction Event Ever, Report Says
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, extinction )

- 137 days ago -
Up to 96% of all marine species and more than two-thirds of terrestrial species perished 252m years ago
New Investigation Reveals the True Horrors of Pangolin Poaching
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, extinction, protection )

- 139 days ago -
The pangolin, or scaly anteater, has the heartbreaking honor of being the most illegally trafficked endangered mammal on the planet. The voracious appetite of the Asian traditional medicine market is rapidly pushing this little-known animal towards
Saving the Sumatran Tiger From Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, extinction, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 141 days ago -
The Sumatran tiger is now so rare there are around 400 left in the wild.
Sumatran Tigers on the Brink of Extinction as Poaching, Deforestation Remains Rampant
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, wildlife, protection, environment, endangered, extinction )

- 143 days ago -
With fewer than 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, the recent death of a pregnant tiger and two unborn cubs in a poacher's snare was particularly devastating.
Maharashtra Loses 16 Tigers in 11 Months
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, death, sadness, extinction, wildlife, endangered, protection, environment )

- 149 days ago -
Sixteen tigers, including five cubs, have died this year so far in Maharashtra, data from the National Tiger Conservation AuthorityâEUR(TM)s (NTCA) indicates.
World's Fastest Shark Speeding Toward Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: sharks, extinction, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 149 days ago -
The shortfin mako is at risk due to failure to halt overfishing, with EU most to blame
Pirates Are Killing Bengal Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, pirates, animals, extinction, wildlife, protection )

- 154 days ago -
In the mangroves of Bangladesh, pirates are usurping tigers in one of their last refuges.
Next Generation May Never See the Glory of Coral Reefs
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, coral reefs, extinction )

- 164 days ago -
Undersea forests, bleached and killed by rising ocean temperature, might disappear in a few decades, experts warn
Tourists to South Africa Warned Orphan Lion Cub Farms Are a Scam Driving Big Cats to Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: big cats, protection, extinction, wildlife )

- 253 days ago -
Visitors who take selfies with big cats, bottle-feed or take them for walks are duped into supporting lucrative trophy-hunting and bones trade
Fear of Tiger Extermination Made Corbett Quit Hunting
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, wildlife, protection, extinction )

- 269 days ago -
Recognising that the rampant shooting of tigers would lead to their extermination, the legendary Jim Corbett had in late 1920s decided to give up hunting, says conservationist-author Valmik Thapar.
Extinctions Brewing in the UK, as Conservation Expert Chris Packham Observes Devastating Loss of Wildlife Across Britain
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, wildlife, extinction, UK )

- 306 days ago -
Chris Packham, a well known naturalist in the UK, has recently expressed great concerns over the lack of wildlife heâEUR(TM)s observed in Britain in 2018, an island that he believes is now heading towards an âEUR~ecological collapseâEUR(TM) unless serious action

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