Bay Nature has an op-ed by David Helvarg, the co-chair of the Point Molate Alliance, which opposes housing plan at Pt. Molate that threatens important nature habitat On March 19, in a closed to the public session, the mayor and City Council of Richmond California voted to accept a proposal from SunCal, a major southern California developer, […]

via Development Threatens Critical San Francisco Bay Habitat — Natural History Wanderings

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Source: Buffalo Field Campaign In the last two years the Interagency Bison Management plan (IBMP) has killed almost 1,200 bison in 2018 and 1,300 in 2017 Yellowstone National Park continues to capture wild buffalo inside their Stephens Creek buffalo trap, located in the Gardiner Basin. As of this writing, approximately 160 of the country’s last […]

via Update from the Field: Yellowstone’s Fast-Track Buffalo Slaughter — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Researchers have found red wolf DNA in a group of canines living on Galveston Island off the coast of Texas. The “remarkable” finding comes after 1980 in the wild red wolves were declared extinct. A researcher who examined the canines on the island asked for a DNA analysis of two animals killed by a vehicle. […]

via The secret of the red wolves as DNA can be found in dogs that live on a small island off the coast of Texas — Archy Worldys

Education for Nature Vietnam have launched a new appeal to raise funds for their pangolin program according to their communications director Tom Edgar. It’s at: https://www.gofundme.com/protect-the-pangolin He says “As you will be aware, pangolins are currently on course to be the next dodo. But there’s still time to change the direction of travel through decisive action. […]

via New Fundraiser Launched To Protect Pangolins on Gofundme — Wild Open Eye – Natural Vision, News from Wild Open Eye