Monthly Archives: June 2013

Cute Hare

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Cats Again Kill Critically Endangered Birds

  Orange-bellied parrots are among the world’s most critically endangered birds, with fewer than 50 individuals still in existence in the forests of Australia. Although conservationists have been working tirelessly to boost their numbers through captive breeding programs, their progress … Continue reading

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Drift Gillnets Still Killing California Whales

Photo Courtesy : NOAA The United States decided a long time ago to stop commercial whaling; and today people flock to our coast to see whales migrating in our waters. What they may not realize is that these same whales … Continue reading

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Rare Breed Of Killer Whales Might Be New Species

Lara Sorokanich National Geographic Published June 27, 2013 A group of killer whales once thought to be genetic anomalies may in fact be a species all their own, according to a recent study in the journal Polar Biology. The rarely-seen … Continue reading

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odd animal profile: binturong

Originally posted on Endangered Living:
The binturong, the malaysian bearcat, what ever you call it, it’s still one of my favorite animals. I vaguely remember hearing about the strange animals on some television show when I was young, but I…

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Wildflower Update III: Alkanet / Oxtunga

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America’s Wolves at Risk

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Wildflower Update II: Scentless Mayweed / BaldersbrÃ¥

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Deep Sea And Fishing Boats

Tags: Landscape; Grisslehamn; Sweden

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Urgent! Tragedy Strikes Rhino Orphanage

Originally posted on Fight for Rhinos:
29 Saturday June- This just in from the Rhino Orphanage: Rhino Mike butchered A young rhino bought to act as a surrogate parent to orphaned babies has been shot and killed and his horn…

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