Life of American Bald Eagle Threatened by New EPA Ruling

Life of American Bald Eagle Threatened by New EPA Ruling

The American bald eagle’s life is once again being threatened. The NRA praises Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s March 2, 2017, reversal of President Barack Obama’s ban on lead ammunition use. The initial Jan 19 ruling that prohibits lead, in ammunition and fishing tackle, was made after observation of the harmful effects lead has had on fish and wildlife. […]

Wildlife Defenders Advocate for California Spotted Owl

Wildlife Defenders Advocate for California Spotted Owl

Wildlife defenders filed a petition just a few days before Christmas, advocating for endangered species protection for the California spotted owl. Logging has decimated owls’ forest habitat causing a significant decline in the population of the species. The Wild Nature Institute and the John Muir Project of the Earth Island Institute filed the request for protective conservation […]

Wildlife: Florida Goes for Gators

Wildlife: Florida Goes for Gators

Wildlife in Florida will be open to hunting today as a small group goes after their coveted prey, the American gator. This may seem to go against the very purpose of a wildlife preserve, but officials are saying that the number of alligators that may be lost from this practice is insignificant in comparison to the […]