endangered species

BLOG: Proposed Definition of ‘Habitat’ Could Spell Trouble for Marine Life 

by Guest Contributor | October 26, 2020
Redefining "habitats" makes it much harder for federal agencies to protect endangered aquatic species in an age of warming oceans ...

Park Service Slashes Sea Turtle Rescue Program

by Kirsten Stade | July 16, 2020
Hatchling Releases, Stranding Response, and Research Cut at Padre Island ...

NOAA Balks at Steps to Save Remaining Right Whales  

by Kirsten Stade | July 9, 2020
Scientists Ignored as Agency Delays Entanglement and Ship Strike Relief ...

PEER Statement on Uplisting of North Atlantic Right Whales

The IUCN has uplisted the North Atlantic right whales from endangered to critically endangered which means is it "facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild ...

Record Florida Manatee Boat Kills in 2019

by Kirsten Stade | December 30, 2019
Annual Death Toll Reaches Third Highest; Tops Five-Year Average ...