Helicopters Are Dropping Tons of Carrots and Sweet Potatoes to Feed Starving Wildlife in Australia

March 13, 2020 at 12:23 am




Charities have teamed up with the Australian government to drop over 10,000 pounds of food from the sky to feed koalas, kangaroos and wallabies whose habitats have been ravished by the bushfires

Giraffes Declared “Extinct” in Seven Countries

March 6, 2020 at 6:52 pm




The world’s tallest animal is on a “silent slide toward extinction,” Giraffe Conservation Foundation says

Light Pollution is Pushing Fireflies to Brink of Extinction, New Study Finds

February 4, 2020 at 5:57 pm




The twinkling glow of fireflies may be forever extinguished by the artificial glow of city lights. 

 

Humans Aren’t the Only Mammals Who Rely on Grandmas to Babysit: Orcas Do Too

December 17, 2019 at 2:41 pm




Orca calves have a much higher chance of survival if their grandmas are around, new study finds

EPA Approves Farmers’ Use of “Cyanide Bombs” to Kill Coyotes, Foxes, Wolves and Mountain Lions

December 10, 2019 at 5:27 pm




The controversial “pesticide” bombs kill thousands of wild animals a year to protect livestock

Dead wolf or coyote near detonated cyanide bomb. Credit: Center for Biological Diversity

Conservation Group Plans to Buy Largest Private Giant Sequoia Forest in the World for $15 Million

October 22, 2019 at 11:25 pm




The “crown jewel” of the 73 remaining giant sequoia groves on the planet is about to be purchased, protected and opened to the public

Alder Creek. Photo Credit: Max Forster, Save the Redwoods League

Brazilian Dentist Arrested for Allegedly Killing Over 1000 Jaguars

October 21, 2019 at 1:43 pm




As jaguars fight harder than ever for survival, this man and his gang of poachers have allegedly killed more than 1000 in the last thirty years, according to a police investigation

Elephant and Rhino Poachers Could Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya

August 6, 2019 at 12:03 am




Fines and lifelong jail sentences haven’t stopped wildlife poachers, so Kenya proposes death penalty

Bees Voted Most Important Living Beings On Earth

July 31, 2019 at 12:57 pm




Bees voted more important than fungi, plankton, and primates when it comes to survival of life on earth as we know it

The USDA Admits to Killing Over a Million Wild Animals Per Year to Protect Livestock

March 13, 2019 at 5:24 pm




Wonder why wildlife is disappearing? The government is killing cougars, bobcats, bears, wolves and coyotes to protect cows, pigs and chickens.