The US federal government has taken a needed step to protect the imperiled loggerhead sea turtle. It has designated a “critical habitat”, including 84 percent of all known nesting areas, and protections for large areas of ocean habitat. Critical habitat Continue Reading
Continuing with our series on matters of rhinos within our neighbouring countries. Angola’s rhino history seems short and not so sweet, what an utterly sorry state of affairs… Baby Black Rhino. Photo by Annamarie Esterhuizen 10 white rhinos were Continue Reading
Photo credit: Ted Papenfuss Salvin’s Mushroomtongue Salamander, Bolitoglossa salvinii, is listed as ‘ENDANGERED’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™.
Tattoo by Bob Tyrrell.
Photo credit: Futoshi Hamada The Amami Rabbit, Pentalagus furnessi, is listed as ‘ENDANGERED’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™. Having evolved in isolation on two small Japanese islands lacking mammalian predators, this heavy-bodied species has Continue Reading