Wildlife Newswire

Wildlife Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wildlife.

Results 1 - 20 of 47,255 in Wildlife

  1. Document: BP didn"t plan for major oil spillRead the original story

    44 min ago | The Daily Democrat

    ... along the coast. The spill - a slick more than 130 miles long and 70 miles wide - threatens hundreds of species of wildlife, including birds, dolphins and the fish, shrimp, oysters and crabs that make the Gulf Coast one of the nation"s most abundant ...

    Comment?

  2. India's first elephant hospital cheers activists, draws touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Bangkok Post

    A handler feeds an elephant at the Wildlife SOS Elephant Hospital, India's first hospital for elephants run by a non-governmental organisation in the northern town of Mathura, India. MATHURA, India: At India's first hospital for elephants, opened last week in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, 49-year old Asha placed her left foreleg on a stool for a doctor to attend to an injury while visitors filmed it all on their mobile phones.

    Comment?

  3. Lot 8-2 Frye Mountain RDRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Herald Gazette

    Imagine you and your family enjoying 600+ acres of State of Maine Wildlife Management forests just steps away from your property. You could with these 5 beautiful acres with road frontage on Frye Mt.

    Comment?

  4. Study uncovers natural solutions to combat climate change in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AccuWeather.com

    ... and restoring natural lands, we demonstrated we could reduce carbon pollution and filter water, enhance fish and wildlife habitat, and have better soil health to grow our food - all at the same time," says the study's lead's author, Joe Fargione, ...

    Comment?

  5. Rainforest Trust launces species naming auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fauquier.com

    ... Rainforest Trust is a nonprofit that purchases and protects the most threatened tropical forests, saving endangered wildlife through partnerships and community engagement. With the help of funders and partners, the Rainforest Trust has helped ...

    Comment?

  6. India's first elephant hospital cheers animal activistsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Vets take an X-ray of a leg of Phoolkali, a female elephant, at the Wildlife SOS Elephant Hospital, India's first hospital for elephants run by a non-governmental organisation in the northern town of Mathura in Uttar Pradesh of India, on November 16, 2018. Photo: Reuters At India's first hospital for elephants , opened last week in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, 49-year old Asha placed her left foreleg on a stool for a doctor to attend to an injury while visitors filmed it all on their mobile phones.

    Comment?

  7. India's first elephant hospital cheers animal activists, draws touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... the fact that elephants need welfare measures as much as any other animal," Geeta Seshamani, co-founder of Wildlife SOS, the non-profit behind the hospital, told Reuters TV. "That captive elephants are not meant to be used and abused but instead ...

    Comment?

  8. Rare conservation win: Mountain gorilla population ticks upRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... in the wild, up from an estimated population of 680 a decade ago. "In the context of crashing populations of wildlife around the world, this is a remarkable conservation success," said Tara Stoinski, president and chief scientist of the Dian Fossey ...

    Comment?

  9. Park officials hunt killers of serow in deep forestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... park. The fertile soil in the area where the raid took place has made it a prime location for hunters to prey on wildlife. Two rifles are among evidence left by two hunters who escaped a raid in Kaeng Krachan National Park on Saturday. (Kaeng ...

    Comment?

  10. In Pics: In Mathura, a first-of-its kind hospital only for elephantsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... the fact that elephants need welfare measures as much as any other animal," Geeta Seshamani, co-founder of Wildlife SOS, the non-profit behind the hospital, told Reuters TV. "That captive elephants are not meant to be used and abused but instead ...

    Comment?

  11. Top seven places to see chimpanzeesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... River Kyambura. The landscape is amongst the most impressive you will find in East Africa and its swarmed by a rich wildlife bio-diversity that comprises primates, wild animals as well as birds. Enter into this amazing gorge and you will be ...

    Comment?

  12. Ant McPartlin 'jets off on private getaway' with Anne Marie Corbett as I'm A Celeb returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... ahead of Sunday's first show, for a segment on This Morning. The star admitted she was already freaked out by the wildlife as she said: 'Hi Phil, hi Rochelle, it's only me in the Australian jungle.' She added: 'I've arrived safe and sound, I'm ...

    Comment?

  13. I'm A Celebrity: Holly Willoughby has 'mind blown' as Declan Donnelly shows 'new girl around camp'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... ahead of Sunday's first show, for a segment on This Morning. The star admitted she was already freaked out by the wildlife as she said: 'Hi Phil, hi Rochelle, it's only me in the Australian jungle.' She added: 'I've arrived safe and sound, I'm ...

    Comment?

  14. Residents worried about proposed gold mine near SherbrookeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... about 1,000 acres of land near the river, is concerned about the possible impact of a mine on wetlands and wildlife. The organization has three parcels of conserved land near the proposed mine, and another is in progress. The Ecology Action Centre ...

    Comment?

  15. Here's how you can help to bring snakes back to the North EastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Durham Wildlife Trust plan to reintroduce grass snakes to the area after a huge fall in their numbers. But they need your help Over the last two summers, a total of 965 critically endangered, captive-bred water voles have been released by Northumberland Wildlife Trust at Kielder in a bid to return a breeding population to the area.

    Comment?

  16. Mentoring introduces new people to huntingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... the highest demand for the DNR's Learn to Hunt for Food courses, which teach nonhunters about conservation, wildlife, shooting and firearms safety. It started in 2012 and within three years had waiting lists, according to the DNR's website. I knew ...

    Comment?

  17. Zebra dies after being spooked by loud noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Romsey Advertiser

    Kimbia, an eight-year-old female plains zebra, suffered a broken neck after zoo bosses believe she had been spooked by a sudden loud noise. Investigations into what might have caused the loud sound were carried out, but the wildlife team were unable to establish a cause.

    Comment?

  18. Broads Authority cameras capture garden wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BBC News

    Free cameras handed out to photograph wildlife in gardens and communities have captured a series of close-up glimpses of animals. The Broads Authority, covering Norfolk and Suffolk, is offering the cameras to individuals and groups to help them capture footage of nature in their community.

    Comment?

  19. Pregnant deer dies after wandering into busy road with plastic bag over headRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    ... of somebody just dumping a cheap carrier bag and having absolutely no regard for what harm it could cause to wildlife or the environment. "It appears that this poor creature inadvertently got its head stuck in the carrier bag and was unable to break ...

    Comment?

  20. The best sound of the year for any birdwatching enthusiastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Shopper

    This week our Wild Things columnist Eric Brown discusses an essential tool for birdwatching enthusiasts, which is also the perfect Christmas gift. There's a certain audio highlight of the wildlife year I anticipate like no other.

    Comment?