MONTEREY — Ventana Wildlife Society, a nonprofit known for recovering populations of California condors and bald eagles in Central California, became a licensed ammunition vendor earlier this year to ensure its free nonlead ammunition program complies with new state laws. Ventana Wildlife Society began providing free non-lead ammunition to residents of Monterey, San Benito, San […]

via Ventana Wildlife Society adjusts to new California ammunition law — Santa Cruz Sentinel

As many as 100 puffins — an endangered species — are slaughtered in each deadly trip British trophy hunters make to Iceland. The merciless hunters are paying as much as £3,000 ($3,650) per tour to shoot the birds — which are protected in the UK, but not in Iceland — and take their dead bodies […]

via British Trophy Hunters Slaughter Up to 100 Endangered Puffins Per ‘Tour’ — Lady Freethinker