Wildlife

Naturalist hopes loon's deadly fight with fishing gear will draw attention to the harms of litter |  Radio-Canada News

Naturalist hopes loon’s deadly fight with fishing gear will draw attention to the harms of litter | Radio-Canada News

David McIntrye says he still thinks of the cries of a loon echoing over Lee Lake, just west of Pincher Creek – about 200 kilometers south of Calgary – earlier this month. He says he spotted the loon swimming in a small stretch of open water, the frozen lake encroaching around him. At first he …

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Ohio Division of Wildlife Agent Field Reports - Scioto Post

Ohio Division of Wildlife Agent Field Reports – Scioto Post

https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/ Central Ohio – Wildlife District One State Wildlife Officers John Coffman and Matt Teders, assigned to Fayette and Madison counties, respectively, were notified that a landowner had located four beagles running near the roadway. The owner secured the dogs away from the road. Officer Coffman attempted to locate a number for the hunter whose …

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AVC Wildlife fundraising for new space after avian flu halts rehabilitation work

AVC Wildlife fundraising for new space after avian flu halts rehabilitation work

This display board outside the wildlife hall shows the many animals and birds they were able to care for before the bird flu outbreak led to restrictions. (Shane Hennessey/CBC – image credit) The AVC Wildlife Service is raising money for a new separate processing space after bird flu forced them to stop taking wild birds …

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Botswana will maximize the economic contribution of its wildlife

Botswana will maximize the economic contribution of its wildlife

Sign up for View from Westminster email for expert analysis straight to your inbox Receive our free View from Westminster email By Keletso Thobega for The Guardian Greater investment in the wildlife economy would go a long way to boosting Botswana’s GDP and improving the quality of livelihoods for people in rural and urban communities, …

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Wildlife conference issues protections for 500 species

Wildlife conference issues protections for 500 species

PANAMA CITY — An international wildlife conference has moved to enact some of the most important protections for shark species targeted in the fin trade and dozens of turtles, lizards and frogs whose numbers are being decimated by the fish trade. pets. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, …

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Sharks, turtles and lizards among the protected species at an international conference

Sharks, turtles and lizards among the protected species at an international conference

An international wildlife conference has moved to enact some of the most important protections for shark species targeted in the fin trade and dozens of turtles, lizards and frogs whose numbers are being decimated by the pet trade . The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, known by its …

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Minnesota wildlife hospital, one of the busiest in the world, plans to expand

Minnesota wildlife hospital, one of the busiest in the world, plans to expand

One of the busiest wildlife hospitals in the world is housed in a cramped building in a park in Roseville, seeing nearly 20,000 patients a year, from sleepy-eyed rabbits to majestic trumpeter swans. After 20 years old, it lacks space. The nonprofit wildlife rehabilitation center has purchased 22 acres in the Washington County town of …

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