Tag: Species conservation and preservation

No. 15 North Carolina holds off No. 20 Clemson 87-79

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Cameron Johnson never let himself fret about the outside shot that had seemingly abandoned him in his brief North Carolina...
World’s largest sea turtle could come off ‘endangered’ list

Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list...
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HARTFORD, Conn. — Bird enthusiasts have traversed eastern Connecticut looking for eagles. ...
US review shows pesticides harm threatened salmon, whales

WASHINGTON — Federal scientists have determined that a family of widely used pesticides poses a threat to dozens of endangered and threatened species, including...
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GULF SHORES, Ala. — Alabama conservation officials say recent cold temperatures are the likely culprit behind a large fish kill that's left some beaches...
Thailand seizes large elephant tusks worth over $450,000

BANGKOK — Thai authorities have seized 148 kilograms (326 pounds) of African elephant ivory, including three large tusks, worth around 15 million baht ($469,800)...
US says snow-loving lynx no longer need special protection

BILLINGS, Mont. — Wildlife officials in the United States declared Canada lynx recovered on Thursday and said the snow-loving wild cats no longer need...
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JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska's capital city removed protections for eagle nests from its land use code. ...
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BUCHAREST, Romania — Romanian forestry officials have released footage of a wolf pack caught on surveillance camera in central Romania. ...
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NEW DELHI — At least three children have been killed by leopards in a series of recent attacks in rural India, according to media...

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