Showing posts with label Wildlife. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Wildlife. Show all posts

Friday, March 18, 2022

Dozens of whales die in New Zealand stranding | Al Jazeera

Dozens of whales die in New Zealand stranding

More than two dozen whales died in a mass stranding at a New Zealand beach, wildlife rangers have said.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Ruptured pipeline kills thousands of animals — RT World News

pipeline rupture in Louisiana

A major pipeline rupture in Louisiana spilled more than 300,000 gallons of diesel into nearby ponds, killing thousands of fish and other animals before it could be recovered, according to records obtained by the Associated Press.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Chinese traditional medicine growth in Africa threatens wildlife | Al Jazeera

Chinese traditional medicine growth in Africa threatens wildlife

The expansion of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) with the support of Beijing, in many African countries threatens the future of some of the world’s most endangered species, a new report has warned.

Monday, August 09, 2021

Libya's wildlife treasure island at risk of ruin | THE DAILY STAR

wildlife, Libya's Farwa island

Once famed for its exceptional wildlife, Libya's Farwa island risks becoming just another victim of lawlessness in the war-ravaged North African nation, activists struggling to save it warn.

Friday, July 02, 2021

27 python hatchlings released in India by wildlife officials

 

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 Forest officials in India's eastern Khordha district released 27 Indian python hatchlings into the wild after the eggs were successfully incubated artificially.

Thursday, March 04, 2021

UN chief calls for protection of forests, wildlife - el etos ut

UN chief calls for protection of forests, wildlife

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for the protection of forests and forest species, which provide livelihoods for the poor and for indigenous communities.

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

New Zealand: Pilot whales refloated at stranding spot - BBC News

Pilot whales refloated at stranding spot

Rescuers have successfully refloated 28 pilot whales on a notorious New Zealand beach where they had repeatedly beached themselves.

Friday, May 18, 2018

China releases 85,000 sturgeons to restore rare species

China releases 85,000 sturgeons to restore rare species
China on Thursday released around 85,000 endangered sturgeon in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River in a bid to help restore the wild population.

Monday, May 14, 2018

China's largest salt lake hits record size during dry season

Qinghai Lake
The area of Qinghai Lake, China's largest salt lake, reached 4,432.69 square km during the dry season, an expansion of 7.31 square km compared with last year.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Last male northern white rhino dies

Last male northern white rhino dies
The last male northern white rhino has died in Kenya at the age of 45, his keepers have announced, leaving only two females of his subspecies alive in the world.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Half of wildlife could disappear from key biodiverse regions due to climate change: report

Half of wildlife could disappear
About half of wildlife and 60 percent of plants in 35 of the world's most exceptional ecosystems and habitats are at risk of extinction due to climate change, said a report based on a study.

Saturday, March 03, 2018

World losing biodiversity at alarming rate: UN official

World losing biodiversity at alarming rate
Biodiversity is disappearing at a thousand times the natural rate, warned UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed on Friday.

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