The passenger pigeon’s human-caused extinction 100 years ago is a haunting reminder of how important the ESA is for endangered species.
Posts Tagged: extinction
when it comes to the idea of resurrecting a woolly mammoth via genetic wizardry in a laboratory, just because we can, does that mean that we should? More importantly, do we agree on why?
The world lost a legend this past weekend.
One of the world’s rarest animals died on Sunday
Renowned photographer and Defenders of Wildlife board member, Joel Sartore, chronicles his nation-wide visits to zoos to photograph species threatened with extinction.
Chytrid fungus is wiping out frog species worldwide at an alarming rate. Defenders of Wildlife is working with scientists on the ground to try and preserve as many species as we can in this race against the extinction clock.