Speak up for Northern Right Whale Conservation

By Regina Asmutis-Silvia, Executive Director, Whale and Dolphin Conservation, Jeanne Dodds, Creative Engagement Director, Endangered Species Coalition, and Janice Kasper, Visual Artist There are fewer than 400 North Atlantic right whales left. Without action, we will lose this unique species forever.  The biggest threats faced by right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) are vessel strikes and entanglements […]

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Four captive-bred Egyptian Vultures released into the wild in Bulgaria

Four young captive-bred Egyptian Vultures are now part of Bulgaria’s wildlife! A team from the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) and Green Balkans released the vultures using two different methods – ‘hacking’ and ‘fostering’. Releasing the vultures into the wild   On the 2nd of August, a team from the Bulgarian Society for the Protection of […]

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The Sixth Cat

This is Costa Rica, right? Having knocked the mud off my wet boots, I peeled off my even wetter socks and I sat on a bench inside my small room. My rain-soaked trousers were next. I still had to remove my rain jacket and three layers but my pallid fingers, shriveled and white from the […]

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