by Joanna M. Foster Posted on July 10, 2014
Over 685 miles of nesting beach and more than 300,000 square miles of ocean were officially protected on Wednesday, in the largest critical habitat designation in U.S. history.
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 16, 2014
On national Endangered Species Day, here are animals that have been threatened by our emissions of greenhouse gases.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 28, 2013 Updated: December 30, 2013
Richard Nixon signed the Endangered Species Act during a brief period of strong environmental regulation. 40 years later the law remains controversial as threats like climate change make it harder for those it's meant to protect.
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 5, 2013 Updated: November 12, 2013
Uncertainty surrounding the effects of climate change just helped the world’s largest sea lion become the first animal to be taken off the U.S. endangered species list in nearly two decades.
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