Some environmentalists consider artificial cloning unnatural & inhumane, but others see it as an essential tool to help save growing numbers of endangered species during the sixth great extinction crisis in the history of the planet….
Trophy Hunting: Good for Wildlife, Conservation? Killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe last summer sparks debate about future of big game hunting in Africa
Big game hunters insist that their hobby does a lot to spur conservation given the huge fees they pay to the countries that host them, but environmentalists aren’t so sure…
Trump’s Wall: Bad Idea for Border Ecosystems? Construction jeopardizing habitat for rare & threatened wildlife
The Sierra Club thinks Donald Trump’s wall would be a terrible idea for the already compromised ecosystems around the U.S.-Mexico border.
How Can We Save Elephants Around the World? Uptick in poaching across Africa worries wildlife biologists, environmentalists
Environmentalists are scurrying to save elephants and other iconic African wildlife from extinction in the face of increasing poaching across Africa.
The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) has been helping prevent soil erosion and the deterioration of wetlands, water quality & wildlife habitat since 1985.
A review of Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into Battlegrounds by Jim Sterba
Captain Paul Watson, “Defender of the Seas,” Travels the World to Challenge Illegal Whaling and Fishing, and Whale Wars Captures the Action…
Disappearing Coastlines: The Impacts of Climate Change Are Already Being Felt by Coastal Communities Across the World
100 Million. That’s the staggering number of sharks purportedly killed each year, according to savingsharks.com, sharkwater.com, the nonprofit WildAid and Anderson Cooper’s 360° blog. The number has become a rallying point for ocean advocates, but is it true? Not quite. Without a doubt, sharks are in serious trouble. A 2006 research paper published in the […]
Large sharks have trouble garnering sympathy & protection from overfishing is so poor that 1/3 of open ocean sharks are threatened with extinction…