Biology News
State Briefs - Winston-Salem Journal


Winston-Salem Journal
5 rare red wolf pups born at N.C. Zoo. ASHEBORO — Five endangered American red wolves were born at the North Carolina Zoo last month. Zoo officials told local media the three females and two males were born April 15. All are healthy and doing well ...

Animal flatulence lift researcher's book to NYT bestselling list - WMUR Manchester


WMUR Manchester
Caruso's co-author Rabaiotti, who is a zoology doctoral candidate at the London Zoology Society, was posed a question by her younger brother. He wanted to know if snakes farted, so she turned to Twitter, where she asked an expert. Caruso saw the tweet, ...

Chimp evolution was shaped by sex with their bonobo relatives - New Scientist


New Scientist
By Colin Barras. Humans and chimpanzees might have one more thing in common: they both seem to have benefitted from sex with a closely related species. During the last decade, geneticists have reported that our species interbred with ancient humans ...

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Baden - Switzerland

Includes a video presentation, photo gallery, statistics, and resources related to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

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IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Database
United States

Browse the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species searchable database of species that are currently endandered or close to extinction. Includes complete information about each species and what conservation actions have been taken.

Way-Too-Long List of Rare, Endangered and Threatened Vascular Flora of North Carolina
United States

Contains all of the vascular plants that are listed as endangered or threatened in North Carolina.

Threatened Species Network (TSN)
Singapore

Community based network of organisations and individuals promoting the conservation of Australian threatened species.

Bull Trout: A Threatened Species
Canada

Contains information from Alberta Environmental Protection.

Wisconsin's Threatened and Endangered Species
United States

Species factsheets from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.

Australia

Factsheet on this species, its lifestyle and threats. [PDF]

Australia

Factsheet on this species, its lifestyle and threats. [PDF]

United States

TES species management strategies designed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station, with online species profiles.

Australia

Factsheet on this endangered species, its lifestyle, conservation status and the threat posed by blackberry. [PDF]

Australia

Factsheet on Pseudocheirus occidentalis, its lifestyle and threats. [PDF]