Our planet now faces a global extinction crisis ... across the globe classified as endangered, threatened, or vulnerable. In addition to primates, marine mammals — including several species of whales, ...
There are many endangered species, but none has pulled our heartstrings quite like the Yangtze River finless porpoise. This ...
Once found throughout south-east Asia, Javan rhinos have suffered a staggering decline in their numbers due to hunting and habitat loss. The lone wild population of Javan rhinos is one of the rarest ...
Three animals resembling gray wolves were recently spotted in Nevada, and if suspicions are confirmed, this would be the first time in more than a century that the endangered species has been seen ...
From soaring falcons to freshwater mussels, conservation scientists share their favorite success stories from 50 years of the Endangered Species Act.
It’s not just exotic animals that become endangered and disappear. These extinct dog breeds once roamed the Earth as man’s best friends. Once upon a time, tiny South American dogs were ...
"There are permits for the state and federal water projects that allow them to kill a certain amount of endangered species incidental to their operation," Rosenfield explained. "But right now ...
Americans celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act late last year, serving as a reminder of the 1,662 domestic and 638 foreign species it protects. The act is credited with ...
Conservationists in Maine said reinstated protections of the Endangered Species Act could help wildlife already struggling to adapt to climate change. Economic impacts will no longer be considered ...
argued in a letter to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Director Martha Williams that the gray wolf no longer needed to be listed under the Endangered Species Act. He wrote that "protection ...
The FIU Law Review has just published my article Tarnished Gold: The Endangered Species Act at 50. Here is the abstract: The ESA is arguably the most powerful and stringent federal environmental ...