Posts Categorized: Living with Wildlife

Stellar sea lions, © David B. Ledig/USFWS

Pushing for Safer Seafood »

New regulations could help protect sea lions, whales, dolphins and other marine mammals from tragic deaths in fishermen’s nets. Get the details and voice your support for this new rule!

Beluga whale, ©NOAA

Court Takes a Stand for Marine Mammals »

In a recent court decision, a federal judge upheld the National Marine Fisheries Service’s decision to deny a permit to import 18 wild-caught beluga whales into the U.S. for display at the Georgia Aquarium, setting a meaningful precedent for marine mammal protection.

Common iguana, ©Brian Gratwicke

Five Victims of Wildlife Trafficking »

Wildlife trafficking affects 356 different species trafficked to the United States from Latin America. It is so global in nature that even illegal ivory enters the United States from Latin America! This week, we released a report that focuses on patterns in this illegal trade, and U.S. law enforcement capacity to detect and deter it.