My photo group was on the Serengeti in Tanzania during the last two weeks in May 2018. One morning while out on a game drive, we got a call over the radio that a baby leopard was in danger on a nearby kopje. My driver, Tompson, picked up speed and told me what to expect. […]

via Baby Leopard in Peril — Kathy Adams Clark

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Here’s an incredible, three-minute “Lightning Talk” by Tatjana Rosen that’s full of powerful content! Rosen’s talk is primarily about the first time she glimpsed a wild snow leopard (Panthera uncia), but there’s a lot more going on than that. Rosen touches on: finding one’s “bliss,” the psychological impacts of war, the healing power of nature, […]

via Amazing Talk by National Geographic Explorer Tatjana Rosen — The Jaguar

U.N. Report: 1 Million Species at Risk of Extinction MAY 06, 2019 An alarming new report by a panel of leading scientists warns that human activity is causing the disappearance and deterioration of wildlife at a rate that could represent an existential threat to humanity within our lifetimes. The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on […]

via Over a million species would or could die –and too soon — Eslkevin’s Blog