Last Caribou Herd On U.S. Mainland 'Functionally Extinct', Experts SayThe last herd of southern mountain caribou -- known as gray ghosts -- has reportedly dwindled down to the point where wildlife experts are calling them "functionally extinct"
$4 Million In US Projects That Aim To Protect Sage Grouse Could Hurt MilitaryFederal officials have announced more than $4 million in projects in four states as part of a wildfire-fighting strategy but the efforts could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West.
Biologists Question Federal Plans To Protect Sage Grouse BirdThe government is preparing insufficient protections for a ground-dwelling bird that has declined significantly over the past century and soon will face a possible endangered species listing.
Hearing Held To Determine Economic Impact Of Putting Common Bat On Endangered Species ListA hearing was held in Harrisburg this past week to consider the federal plan to add the Long Eared Bat to the Endangered Species list. The idea was met with much opposition.
Philadelphia Schoolchildren Make Video Plea On Behalf Of Critically Endangered SpeciesThe request is an entry in this year’s Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Unless Contest at the Philadelphia Zoo.
Pa. Groups Say Proposed Legislation Will Further Endanger Endangered SpeciesJosh First, a sportsman and self-described conservative, says if the aim of the bill is to pave the way for natural gas extraction or other business activities, it will not work.
Adventure Aquarium Marks 'Endangered Species Day' With Animals and ActivitiesVisitors were standing in line to see Mighty Mike, the aquarium's fourteen-foot, 800-pound American alligator.
Philadelphia Zoo's New Snow Leopard Cubs Meet An Enraptured PublicThe brothers were born June 9th and have since grown to about 28 pounds each.