Wildlife-&-Environment

Planet Earth II ‘a disaster for world’s wildlife’ says rival nature producer
Wildlife-&-Environment

Planet Earth II ‘a disaster for world’s wildlife’ says rival nature producer

The world’s wildlife” and a significant contributor to planet-wide extinctions, a rival natural history producer has claimed. The BBC programme concluded in December and drew audiences of more than 12 million viewers but presents “an escapist wildlife fantasy” that ignores the damage humans are doing to species everywhere, according to […]

DEC Appoints Fish And Wildlife Head
Wildlife-&-Environment

DEC Appoints Fish And Wildlife Head

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has appointed a seasoned conservation professional with 36 years of experience as a wildlife biologist, zoologist, and researcher to head up its Division of Fish and Wildlife. Anthony (Tony) Wilkinson has been appointed to head up the agency’s four Fish and Wildlife […]

Scientists edge closer to bringing back from the dead the fabled aurochs, giant wild cattle that once roamed Europe’s forests
Wildlife-&-Environment

Scientists edge closer to bringing back from the dead the fabled aurochs, giant wild cattle that once roamed Europe’s forests

Its curved horns, huge bulk and irascible temperament made it a formidable foe for prehistoric hunters, but scientists are edging closer to a long-held dream of bringing back from extinction one of Europe’s most impressive beasts – the aurochs. The creature, the ancestor of modern cattle, once roamed tangled forests […]