News tagged with wildlife

The internet: a dangerous place for wild animals

From ivory baubles and leopard coats to rare turtles and live bears, the online market for protected wildlife is booming, according to an International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) investigation released Wednesday.

dateMay 23, 2018 in Ecology
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Bear researcher in 'dream job' attacked by grizzly

A government wildlife worker who recently landed her dream job researching grizzly bears in a Montana mountain range is recovering from a bear attack that left her with a fractured skull and other serious injuries.

dateMay 22, 2018 in Ecology
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'Kung Fu' red pandas settle into new Laos sanctuary

Munching on bamboo and lazing under a fan spraying cooling mist, "Jackie Chan" is in a relaxed mood, one of three red pandas once destined for the exotic wildlife trade but now instead settling into a new home in a leafy ...

dateMay 11, 2018 in Ecology
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