Thursday Aug 21
The Wichita Eagle
DNA tests to start on zoo's bison
Across developed Kansas, with its roads and communities, homes and farms, it's hard to imagine that millions of bison once roamed freely across these plains.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Cute Alert! Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut At Bronx Zoo
The male cubs were born on May 6 and are now on exhibit with their mother in the Himalayan Highlands, the Wildlife Conservation Society said.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Study: World's Primary Forests on the Brink
August 18, 2014: An international team of conservationist scientists and practitioners has published new research showing the precarious state of the world's primary forests.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Scientists study 'talking' turtles in Brazilian Amazon
Authors find that Giant South American river turtles have a repertoire of vocalizations for different behavioral situations, including caring for young Turtles are well known for their longevity and protective shells, but it turns out these reptiles use sound to stick together and care for young, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society and ... (more)
New York Daily News
City's biggest tortoises go on display at Bronx Zoo
Two titanic tortoises, the biggest in the city, with one topping the scales at 600 pounds, have gone on display at the Bronx Zoo.
Ravens and hawks in the USA, new study
A new study by the Wildlife Conservation Society , US Geological Survey and Idaho State University has revealed how man-made structures affect the nesting of a variety of avian predators.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Close Ivory markets to save African elephants
A new study has revealed that the ivory markets must be closed in order to save the African elephants from being demised for illegal uses.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Peer-reviewed paper says all ivory markets must close
The message is simple: to save elephants, all ivory markets must close and all ivory stockpiles must be destroyed, according to a new peer-reviewed paper by the Wildlife Conservation Society.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Dolphin Group Study Produces Taxonomic Clarity...
Image Caption: Scientists examining a taxonomically confused group of marine mammals have officially named a species new to science: the Australian humpback dolphin.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Scientists name new species of cetacean: The Australian humpback dolphin
Scientists examining a taxonomically confused group of marine mammals have officially named a species new to science: the Australian humpback dolphin.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Zoo's Renee paints with purpose
Renee is no delicate artist. She slaps the paintbrush on the page, rocking the easel while making bold vertical strokes before handing the brush back to her assistant for a new color.
Bronx zoo shows off rare endangered goats
The Wildlife Conservation Society introduces herd of endangered flare-horned markhor to its Wild Asia exhibit at the Bronx Zoo.