Tourism helps too: Visitors pay up to $1,500 an hour to watch gorillas, money that helps pay for park rangers.
14 Nov 2018 9:12 PM
After killing the animal, the locals hung up its body for display.
05 Mar 2018 3:52 PM
Finding is in line with International Union for Conservation of Nature's 2016 designation of Borneo's orangutans as critically endangered.
16 Feb 2018 10:54 AM
Less than 41 per cent of blacks had sustained viral suppression, according to the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
09 Feb 2018 7:56 AM
Mountain lions or pumas, historically roamed every state east of Mississippi River but mostly vanished by 1900 due to systematic hunting.
27 Jan 2018 8:16 AM
Red List of endangered species, mostly reported grave threats to animals and plants due to loss of habitat and human practices.
06 Dec 2017 9:15 AM
It’s a race to protect the endangered turtles: illegal nest raiders can carry off 100 eggs per nest and earn as much $50 per nest doing so.
05 Dec 2017 4:32 PM
New book by UK photographer Tim Flach documents some of Earth's most treasured species pushed to the brink of extinction by manmade crises.
25 Nov 2017 8:11 AM
The captive stock lacks genetic diversity.
18 Nov 2017 6:49 PM
Their numbers are so small, and their habitat so fragmented, that they are in danger of going extinct, say the scientists who studied them.
03 Nov 2017 10:57 AM
Demand for it helped put the creatures on the International Union of Conservation of Nature's "Red List" of endangered species in 2014.
10 Aug 2017 7:52 PM