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Ancient Survivors of Climate Change are Endangered Australasian Marsupials

Ancient Survivors of Climate Change are Endangered Australasian Marsupials

Some of the rare Aussie marsupials are surviving products of global warming....

Nov 24 2016, 12:08pm CST

Hundreds of More Birds Species Might be Endangered than We Thought, Says Study

Hundreds of More Birds Species Might be Endangered than We Thought, Says Study

Duke University's experts find that the IUCN current Red List is missing hundreds of bird species that are at risk of exti...

Nov 14 2016, 10:50am CST

Endangered Yellow-Legged Frog Starts Recovery in Yosemite National Park

Endangered Yellow-Legged Frog Starts Recovery in Yosemite National Park

The Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog is reviving from its endangered status in Yosemite Park....

Oct 4 2016, 7:04am CDT

Honey Bees Added to U.S. List of Endangered Species for the First Time

Bees Added to U.S. List of Endangered Species for the First Time

Apparently, honey bees in the United States have entered the endangered species list for the very first time. This spells catas...

Oct 4 2016, 5:35am CDT

Rusty Patched Bumble Bee to be Listed as Endangered Species

Rusty Patched Bumble Bee to be Listed as Endangered Species

Rusty patched bumble bee is an essential pollinator in the North America. The bee species has experienced a significant decline...

Sep 23 2016, 10:25pm CDT

Most Humpback Whales Removed from Endangered Species List

Most Humpback Whales Removed from Endangered Species List

9 of 14 of distinct population segments of humpback whales have recovered enough to be taken off the endangered species list, N...

Sep 10 2016, 5:53am CDT

World’s Largest Gorilla Now Declared Critically Endangered

World’s Largest Gorilla Now Declared Critically Endangered

Eastern Gorilla, the world's largest living primate, is getting close to extinction because of hunting and habitat loss....

Sep 5 2016, 12:11pm CDT

Giant Panda Is Not Endangered Anymore

Giant Panda Is Not Endangered Anymore

The Giant Panda is off the IUCN Red List Endangered category. All the cute pictures have paid off....

Sep 5 2016, 1:37am CDT

Island Foxes No Longer Endangered After Nearly Going Extinct

Island Foxes No Longer Endangered After Nearly Going Extinct

Island foxes are back to being a surviving species after nearly going extinct. They showed a record-breaking fast recovery afte...

Aug 12 2016, 3:36am CDT

Dolly the Sheep Creator Says His Cloning Techniques Could Save Endangered Animals

Dolly the Sheep Creator Says His Cloning Techniques Could Save Endangered Animals

The maker of Dolly the cloned sheep has claimed that his procedure will most likely save endangered species from extinction....

Jul 5 2016, 1:54pm CDT

Pacific Fisher Denied Endangered Species Protections

Pacific Fisher Denied Endangered Species Protections

The Pacific Fisher populations in Washington, Oregon and California have been denied the status of an endangered species. This...

Apr 15 2016, 9:42am CDT

Green Sea Turtles of Florida and Mexico are No Longer Endangered

Green Sea Turtles of Florida and Mexico are No Longer Endangered

Green sea turtle populations in Mexico and Florida have been reclassified from Endangered to Threatened....

Apr 6 2016, 3:40am CDT

Teddy Bear Taken Off Endangered Species List

Louisiana Black Bear Taken Off Endangered Species List

The inspiration for the teddy bear, the Louisiana Black Bear, was taken off the endangered species list. Its population levels...

Mar 11 2016, 4:23am CST

Scientists Stunned to Find Huge Population of Endangered Sumatran Orangutans

Scientists Stunned to Find Huge Population of Endangered Sumatran Orangutans

A detailed survey found more than 14,000 orangs in the wild - 8,000 more than previously estimated....

Mar 6 2016, 2:07am CST

Rare Baby Dolphin Killed for Selfies in Argentina

Endangered Baby Dolphin Killed for Selfies in Argentina

Visitors to the beach in Argentina are being criticized for the fact that they are responsible for killing a baby dolphin for a...

Feb 19 2016, 2:23am CST

Facial Recognition Software could save Endangered Right Whales

Facial Recognition Software could save Endangered Right Whales

It has been found that facial recognition software could play a role in saving right whales from extinction....

Jan 25 2016, 5:18am CST

Manatees Are No Longer Endangered

Manatees Are No Longer Endangered

The gentle and roly-poly West Indian marine mammals have been reclassified as ‘Threatened’ under ESA....

Jan 17 2016, 5:58am CST

Lions Listed Under the Endangered Species Act

Lions Listed Under the Endangered Species Act

Two Lions have come under the rubric of the endangered species act....

Dec 24 2015, 5:06am CST

Cecil the Lion

Activists Win a Case of Adding 2 Lion Subspecies to Endangered List

The US Fish and Wildlife Service has promised to declare on Monday that two lion subspecies will be added to the endangered lis...

Dec 21 2015, 9:59am CST

Supersized Delmarva Fox Squirrels Are No Longer Endangered

Supersized Delmarva Fox Squirrels Are No Longer Endangered

The squirrel has rebounded significantly and will be removed from the endangered species list next month....

Nov 15 2015, 9:22pm CST

Tricolored Blackbird Evaluated for Endangered Species List

Tricolored Blackbird Evaluated for Endangered Species List

The tricolored blackbird is currently being evaluated for a place on the federal endangered species list. Its numbers have take...

Sep 19 2015, 3:14pm CDT

Endangered Green Sea Turtles set New Nesting Record

Endangered Green Sea Turtles set New Nesting Record

Many endangered green sea turtles have set a new nesting record on the golden sands of Florida’s beaches. This is a once-in-a-b...

Sep 8 2015, 5:56am CDT

US Wildlife Backs FishBrain App to Save Endangered Species

FWS Backs FishBrain App to Save Endangered Species

The app will help anglers in identifying and tracking endangered wild animal species....

Aug 4 2015, 8:05am CDT

America's Only Endangered Hine's Emerald Dragonfly Released in Illinois

America's Only Endangered Hine's Emerald Dragonfly Released in Illinois

The Hine's Emerald Dragonfly has found a new home in a forest preserve in Chicago. So what makes the species so important...

Jul 19 2015, 3:38pm CDT

lli Pika Magic Bunny is Cutest Bunny but Endangered

lli Pika Magic Bunny is Cutest Bunny but Endangered

The Easter Bunny has competition from China. The rare lli Pika aka Magic Bunny is topping the Easter Bunny in cuteness....

Mar 27 2015, 3:47am CDT

Endangered Animal USB Flash Drives Unveiled

Endangered Animal USB Flash Drives Unveiled

Active Media Products has announced a new line of flash drives that look like endangered animals. These are far from the strang...

Feb 22 2010, 5:35am CST