Area of Focus: Endangered Species

June 13, 2024

Canada authorities find narwhals no longer at risk

The species was one of 12 whose statuses were being reconsidered

June 12, 2024

Giant pangolins rediscovered in Senegal after quarter century

The species was believed to be extirpated from Niokolo-Koba National Park

June 7, 2024

New Jersey seeks to remove bald eagles, ospreys from endangered list

Plans also call for downlisting the bobcat to threatened

June 4, 2024

Researchers discover rare sea turtle nesting site in Louisiana

Kemp’s ridley sea turtles make a surprise appearance on islands east of New Orleans

May 22, 2024

Interior finalizes Endangered Species Act rulemaking

Rulemaking pertaining to critical habitat designation, interagency cooperation and blanket protections for threatened species have taken effect

May 14, 2024

Engineering a successful Hawaiian crow release

Researchers could influence bird movement through supplemental feeding

May 13, 2024

A better way to find right whales

Researchers combined sounds from the sea with views from the air

April 11, 2024

Study sounds alarm for native bee

The species ‘could blink out’ in decades, researchers found

April 9, 2024

Leatherbacks follow jellyfish along U.S. coastline

The turtles forage along the continental shelf

April 1, 2024

Researchers say two killer whale groups are different species

Resident and transient killer whales overlap but don’t mix