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Outer Limits
Outer Limits

For the Love of Rattlesnakes, Scrub All GPS Data from Your Nature Photos

That goes for any at-risk species when poachers and collectors are scanning social media to scout new populations to ransack.
Asia Murphy
10.23.17
Conservation
Conservation

Nearly Half of Canada’s Monitored Wildlife Populations Are In Decline

They include woodland caribou, lake whitefish, and swift fox.
Jacob Dubé
9.14.17
African Vulture Crisis
African Vulture Crisis

Smoking Endangered Vulture Brains in South Africa

What happens when a cultural tradition is at odds with the survival of a species?
Caroline Haskins
6.23.17
Hidden From View
Hidden From View

Interpol Says There Really Are Dark Web Rhino Horn Traffickers

One of the dark web’s most pervasive myths may have an element of truth behind it.
Joseph Cox
6.15.17
Baby Big Cats
Baby Big Cats

Baby Florida Panthers Are What We All Need Right Now

Some very important (and very cute) kittens have been spotted near Florida’s Caloosahatchee River.
Sarah Emerson
3.28.17
and maybe Jurassic Park them
and maybe Jurassic Park them

This Scientist Wants to Sequence the Genomes of 8,000 Endangered Animals Before They’re Gone

Sequencing the genomes of species most at risk can help us figure out which species need our attention the most.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.22.17
Tiger Drone Video
Tiger Drone Video

That Viral Video of Tigers Chasing a Drone Is From a Slaughter Farm, Folks

The truth about a popular video of Siberian tigers chasing a drone will surely depress you.
Sarah Emerson
2.23.17
Bad News (for) Bears
Bad News (for) Bears

Republicans Take New Steps Toward Dismantling the Endangered Species Act

Emboldened by a Republican-controlled Congress and an anti-regulation administration, the GOP is making big moves to cripple the watershed conservation law.
Kaleigh Rogers
2.15.17
center for biological diversity
center for biological diversity

Slippery Thief Makes Off With 363 Salamanders in Mysterious Heist

Show yourself, thief.
Sarah Emerson
1.26.17
mexico
mexico

How Tequila Helped Save This Endangered Bat

“This is nothing short of a dream come true. It will help save the bat and tequila at the same time.”
Becky Ferreira
1.9.17
microsoft
microsoft

Scientists Teamed Up With Microsoft to Make Wolverine-Luring Skunk Bombs

Wolverines may be critically threatened in the American Northwest.
Niki Wilson
12.25.16
mexico
mexico

Will 2017 Be the Year We Lose the World’s Smallest Porpoise?

Only 60 of these endangered porpoises remain, and scientists are making last-ditch efforts to save the imperiled species.
Sarah Emerson
12.17.16