Posts Categorized: In the News

oceanic whitetip shark, © Jim Abernathy/NGS

Wildlife Weekly Wrap Up »

FedEx – Stop Shipping Shark Fins; Can DNA Help Combat Illegal Parrot Trade?; Help protect the imperiled Archipelago wolf!; California Wolves Are Getting The Warm Welcome They Deserve; Say “No” to Congress’ War on Wildlife

African elephants, ©Leonor Broide

Ivory Belongs On Elephants »

One African elephant dies every 15 minutes at the hands of ivory poachers. With rates of elephant poaching increasing, the wild population of African elephants outside of certain fiercely protected reserves could vanish completely.

U.S. Capitol

An Unprecedented Attack »

Last week we saw an unprecedented attack on a wide range of our nation’s wildlife and wild places using the Interior Spending bill. With so much at stake, voices spoke out from every direction against these riders, and most importantly of all, representatives heard from YOU, their constituents!