TRAFFIC Recommendations CITES Appendices

09 August 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Cambridge, UK, 9th August 2016—TRAFFIC today published its Recommendations on the Proposals to amend the species listed in [Continue Reading…]

First Global Conservation Priorities Set at IUCN Congress

07 September 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, 6 September (IUCN) – Limiting illegal trade in threatened species, promoting nature-based solutions to [Continue Reading…]

IUCN Global Warning: Ocean Warming

05 September 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

As Edward Young, the 17th Century English poet, once famously said, “procrastination is the thief of time”. Never has that been [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Whales in Russia Recovering but Vulnerable

03 September 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The critically endangered western gray whale population that feeds in Russia’s Far East waters is slowly showing signs of [Continue Reading…]

A Lost Century for Forest Elephants

30 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Because forest elephants are one the slowest reproducing mammals in the world, it will take almost a century [Continue Reading…]

The IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 Begins

28 August 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The IUCN World Conservation Congress – the world’s largest and most inclusive environmental decision-making forum [Continue Reading…]

Canines Help Nab Poacher With Elephant Ivory

24 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Two dogs trained to detect ivory by scent recently made their first bust by helping government authorities [Continue Reading…]

Effective Enforcement Key to Helmeted Hornbill Survival

23 August 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia — The passing of a Resolution on Conservation of and Control of Trade in the Helmeted Hornbill at next [Continue Reading…]

China Sentences Ring of Tortoise Smugglers

20 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Guangzhou – August 16, 2016) – Seven defendants who were engaged in smuggling radiated tortoises from [Continue Reading…]

New Method in Detecting Illegal Wildlife Crime

19 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New YorkA team of scientists from WCS, University of York, and Uganda Wildlife Authority have developed a new [Continue Reading…]

WAZA and TRAFFIC Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade

18 August 2016 | TRAFFIC News Release

Gland, Switzerland, 18th August, 2016—The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) and TRAFFIC today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to [Continue Reading…]

Russia and U.S. Map Arctic Breeding Birds

18 August 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Fairbanks, August 18, 2016) Conservation of intertidal habitat— 65 percent of which has been lost over the last 50 years— is [Continue Reading…]


Saving Endangered Species is Produced by Endangered Species Journalist Craig Kasnoff

to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them.