Ancient big trees, endangered birds, wildlife, and ecosystems to be sacrificed for ring road

Ancient big trees, endangered birds, wildlife, and ecosystems to be sacrificed for ring road

Leading conservationists claim that ancient big trees, endangered birds, wildlife, and ecosystems are being sacrificed for an Albanean government-approved ring road south of Perth. For a portion of the $1.25 billion Bunbury outer ring road, habitat for the severely endangered western ringtail possum and the rare black cockatoos will be permitted to be removed. An […]

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Tanzania’s ban on live animal exports is back after one day of outrage

Tanzania’s ban on live animal exports is back after one day of outrage

Tanzania has reversed a controversial decision to lift a ban on wildlife exports that sparked outrage in the East African country. The ban, imposed in 2016, was put in place to safeguard the country’s protected animal and bird species that were being illegally shipped abroad, according to the government. On Saturday, however, wildlife authorities announced […]

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Petition: Turtles Are Getting Mysteriously Sick in Central Florida, and Scientists Need Help

Petition: Turtles Are Getting Mysteriously Sick in Central Florida, and Scientists Need Help

Wildlife officials in Florida are extremely concerned about a virus that is threatening turtles across the state. There are reports of turtles with swollen or sunken eyes, red, irritated skin, and lethargy so intense that they don’t even flee from predators or humans. The disease, known as turtle fraservirus 1, or TFV1, or turtle bunyavirus, […]

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