Area of Focus: Endangered Species

August 1, 2023

Wild Cam: Alligator snapping turtles doing well in Texas

A JWM study finds hopeful news for the threatened reptile population

July 28, 2023

Watch: Returning an endangered lizard to the wild

California biologists are working to restore the blunt-nosed leopard lizard

July 27, 2023

To understand jaguars, researchers looked to their poop

Analyzing scat revealed what and where the cryptic cats hunted

July 26, 2023

JWM: Connectivity could aid Pakistan’s struggling wild sheep

Urials have declined from impacts both ancient and modern

July 25, 2023

USFWS finalizes rule allowing endangered species release outside historical range

The revision provides more flexibility for releasing experimental populations of at-risk species

July 20, 2023

Over 900 at-risk species lack global protection

Species likely imperiled by illegal wildlife trade are not all protected by international safeguards

July 18, 2023

Q&A: A call to ‘braid’ Indigenous rights and endangered species laws

Indigenous leaders and researchers say recovery targets fall short for culturally important species

July 14, 2023

Vancouver Island marmots on road to recovery

Canada’s rarest mammal is returning thanks to captive breeding and reintroduction

July 12, 2023

JWM: Large, intense burns may limit habitat for Washington lynx 

Climate change and past fire suppression had led to damaging wildfires

July 7, 2023

Seeking a cool way to curb extinctions

Living cell banks keep genetic samples of endangered species