Buzz the bee has disappeared from many cereal boxes across North America. The peppy mascot’s conspicuous absence is part of a campaign to raise awareness about the plight of real honeybees. To further spread the word, General Mills is giving away 100 million wildflower seeds.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s government is moving ahead with plans to allow a domestic trade and limited export of rhino horns, alarming many international conservationists Source: Despite poaching, South Africa plans […]
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Sharks and other predatory fish are scarce across Caribbean coral reefs because of decades of overfishing, according to a study published today in the journal Science Advances. But several coral reefs throughout this region offer ideal conditions for fish recovery if they are protected from human impacts, researchers found.
“Governments and law enforcement officials must do more to reverse the low-risk, high-reward nature of rhino horn trade and other wildlife crime,” Hemley continued. “Stronger enforcement and tougher penalties for offenders at every level, including poachers, buyers and transnational trafficking syndicates, is required to disrupt this devastating black market trade.
PA Chief Urged to Stop Cook Inlet Gas Leak or Face Lawsuit
Hilcorp’s Broken Pipeline Hurts Endangered Belugas, Violates Federal Law
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to enforce federal laws that Hilcorp Alaska is violating with its ongoing natural gas pipeline leak in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. The underwater leak, discovered Feb. 7, threatens critically endangered Cook Inlet beluga whales and other wildlife by creating a low-oxygen dead zone.
Contact: Noah Greenwald, (503) 484-7495, firstname.lastname@example.org Texas Senator John Cornyn Introduces Bills to Gut Endangered Species Act Legislation Would Delay Species Protection, Burden Federal Wildlife Agencies, Increase Extinction Risk for America’s Wildlife […]