Wildlife News


Taronga releases three endangered green turtles  Great Lakes Advocate

Green turtles Stan, Nulla and Stephen are now swimming free in the ocean.

Fears over poaching threat as rare albino orangutan released into Borneo forest  The Guardian

Experts concerned for safety of Alba, world's only known albino orangutan, in country where poverty drives illegal hunting.

Keep an eye out for the Florida gopher tortoise, a threatened species  The News-Press

Gopher tortoises live in high and dry places that people want to use. State law prohibits relocating the tortoises without a permit.

A festive festival to help orphaned and injured wildlife | Independent on Saturday  Independent Online

It's baby season at the Centre for Rehabilitation of Wildlife (Crow), and leading up to Christmas Day it has highlighted ...

Surge in injured owls tied to abundance of their favorite food — rodents  Biddeford Journal Tribune

YORK — Wildlife rehabilitation centers in Maine are seeing a significant increase in the number of owls that have been injured by vehicles and believe the spike ...

Cape Wildlife Center finds permanent home in Barnstable  Barnstable Patriot

The Humane Society of the United States has announced the transfer ownership of the Cape Wildlife Center – its wildlife hospital and education facility at 4011 ...

Public-private partnership promotes rehab on Bull Draw Fire  The Journal

The Bureau of Land Management Uncompahgre Field Office, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Mule Deer Foundation and a local rancher plan to rehabilitate...

Hunted Avni’s cub captured, sent to Pench Tiger Reserve for rehabilitation  The Indian Express

According to sources, both the cubs were some distance apart when the darting was done today, the team will conduct another operation tomorrow to catch the ...

10 Positive Ecology Stories You May Have Missed In 2018  Science 2.0

Let's be honest – environment news isn't always the jolliest, and 2018 was no exception. From climate change, to recycling, to energy policy, at times it has felt ...

Eddie, the Basketball-Playing Sea Otter and Viral Star, Dies at 20  PEOPLE.com

Add another name to the list of stars we lost in 2018.