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Monitoring Dragons: from St. David’s to Monmouth!

If you’re keen to get back out into the countryside and meet some of Wales’ real “dragons”, Amphibian and Reptile Conservation’s (ARC)...

Helping hand for Hurtwood sand lizards

ARC volunteers recently joined Weald Field Officer and Volunteer Coordinator, Bryony to help release sixteen juvenile sand lizards at Hurtwood in Surrey,...

Mongabay founder wins 2020 SEAL Journalism Award

Mongabay founder and CEO Rhett A. Butler has been awarded a 2020 SEAL Environmental Journalism Award in recognition of his coverage of environmental issues...

Northern Mexican Garter Snake Gains 20,326 Acres of Protected Critical Habitat...

TUCSON, Ariz.— In response to nearly two decades of action by the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today finalized critical...

Skinks Threatened by Habitat Destruction, Introduced Predators, Climate Change, Development Linked...

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reached an agreement today that requires the Service to make endangered...

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat Threatened by Sea-level...

The Center for Biological Diversity, Sea Turtle Oversight Protection and Turtle Island Restoration Network filed a notice today of their intent to sue the...

’Unprecedented’ loss of biodiversity threatens humanity, report finds.

The U.N.’s Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services released a summary of far-reaching research on the threats to biodiversity on...

Climate change responsible for severe infectious disease in UK frogs

Compelling research reveals fatal spread of Ranavirus will increase if carbon emissions are not reduced. Climate change...

Will trade bans stop a deadly salamander plague from invading the...

In 2008, scientists started noticing that populations of fire salamanders were disappearing in Western Europe. A few years later, nearly all had vanished...

Lawsuit Over Whales, Sea Turtles Entangled in California Crab Gear Advances

The Center for Biological Diversity is filing a motion for summary judgment today in its lawsuit against California over the state’s commercial Dungeness crab...

Ain’t no mountain high enough! Two new frog species found on...

Conservationists believe the frogs could already be Endangered Conservationists at international wildlife charity ZSL (Zoological Society of London) are heralding the discovery of two new...

Study maps out reptiles’ ranges, completing the ‘atlas of life’

The study’s 39 authors, from 30 institutions around the world, pulled together data on the habitats of more than 10,000 species of reptiles. ...