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By Caley Maclennan On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Eagle release honours late arborist

Vancouver arborist Jody Taylor died on the job in March. To honour his long-time service to the rehabilitation of local eagles,  Taylor’s 10-year-old daughter, Tristen, helped release two eagles — including More...

By Ed Yong On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

This is How Hummingbirds Drink – The Atlantic

When Margaret Rubega first read about how hummingbirds drink, she thought to herself: That can’t possibly be right. Hummingbirds drink nectar using tongues that are so long that, when retracted, they coil More...

By John Wesley Chisholm On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

World Wildlife Fund Report Shows Federal Protection Isn’t Saving Canada’s Animals

ads_sharebox_260x60 An extensive survey of 903 species of Canadian birds, fish, mammals, reptiles and amphibians over more than four decades has found that half of them are in serious population decline. Declining More...

By John Wesley Chisholm On Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Realscreen » Archive » Nat Geo seeks to reinvent wildlife genre with “Earth Live”

Al Berman hopes the premiere of National Geographic’s Earth Live special doesn’t go as planned. It may seem like an odd wish for the award-winning producer, whose credits include Survivor, More...

By John Wesley Chisholm On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Birthday girl asks for gifts for Hope for Wildlife

NEW GLASGOW – Adreanna MacIntyre wanted to do something special for her birthday this month. Hand-made signs in front of her home on High Street in New Glasgow tell much of the story; they ask for More...

By Jeremy Hance On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Five rangers die in grim month for wildlife protectors | Environment | The Guardian

The burial of Kasereka Matendere Mwana Zaire, a ranger for Virunga National Park who drowned after his boat capsized. Two others were killed as well. Photograph: Ranger Bantu (IDPE) Five wildlife rangers and three More...

By Caley Maclennan On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Bumble bee gets a helping hand from Endangered Species Act

A beleaguered wild bee has become the first bee species in the continental United States to be declared endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The rusty patched bumble bee (Bombus affinis) was More...

By Bookmarklet On Friday, January 6th, 2017

Why the U.S. Government Treats Catfish Unlike Any Other Fish

A US Catfish, likely unaware of his controversial status. US Army Corps of Engineers/Public Domain In early December, the House Freedom Caucus—a group of conservative Republicans aiming to push their party rightward—released More...

By Bookmarklet On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

The Mysterious Disappearance of Keith Davis

The unsettling disappearance of a fisheries observer sparks questions about safety on the high seas and the fate of the fish stocks observers attempt to monitor. by Sarah Tory Published January 4, 2017 I. A More...

By Bookmarklet On Saturday, December 31st, 2016

Wildlife team helps Torontonians better understand their animal neighbours | Toronto Star

react-text: 113 Toronto Wildlife workers capture a turkey on Kingston Rd. east of Bellamy in 2012. /react-text react-text: 115   ( /react-text react-text: 117 More...