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According to conservationists, the situation for the critically endangered animal has “gone from bad to worse” over the years.
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Toughie was believed to be the world's last Rabbs’ fringe-limbed tree frog.
Fewer than 60 vaquita are left, but with swift action there's hope for their recovery.
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What would you do if you had a time machine? Meet your distant ancestors? Kill baby Hitler? See some of magnificent animals that are now extinct? Unknown Tourism, a series of vintage-style images by t...
‘We could lose the last jewels in nature’s crown.’
"We must not go quietly into this impoverished future."
Both species of orangutan are critically endangered.
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Hearing Zachary Mutai speak about the three critically endangered rhinos in his care is like listening to a doting dad extoll the virtues of a beloved child. "I know when they are happy, when they are...
It might be time to say goodbye to the Holocene epoch.
The demand for illegal fish bladders is driving the vaquita's demise.
Australia’s biodiversity is core to our national identity. We are taught about our amazing wildlife and landscapes from a young age. Ours is a rich natural heritage that is literally vanishing before our eyes.
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Fewer than 3,800 Grauer’s gorillas remain in the wild. That’s a 77 percent decline in population numbers of the largest gorilla subspecies group in 20 years, according to a new report released this we...
It was only 150 years ago that more than 1 million black and white rhinos roamed the savannas of Africa. Since then, poaching has decimated populations acro the continent. By 1990, there were just 6,...