Entries by Judd Dunagan

Deaths of Eight Rare Rhinos in Kenya is a Blow to Conservation

Plant and animal species around the world live under the constant threat of endangerment and extinction. While grizzly bears, bald eagles, and manatees are high-profile success stories for conservation efforts, others remain at risk. The Pacific Bluefin Tuna, for example, faces overfishing and habitat decline. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) currently classifies […]

The New Yellow Bat Species

There have been two new bat species found in Kenya. These two new species are from the Scotophilus family. The two new bat species are part of the yellow bat species. There needs to be more testing done to confirm these are two new bat species. The new yellow bats were found in a remote […]

Amur Leopard Cub

The Royal Zoological Society Of Scotland’s Highland Wildlife Park got a pleasant surprise. A rare Amur leopard cub was born to Arina and Freddo in the park’s breeding complex. These leopards are very rare. Only a few exist. When the cub is ready, it will be released into the wild in Russia, which is their […]

Elephants Need Protection from Tourism Exploitation

Rajasthan in India is known due to its wide variety of offerings for tourists. The most important one is the elephant ride at Amber Fort (known as Amer Fort). While visiting the place, some bloggers like Shubhobroto Ghosh, who participates in the “ Wildlife Projects Manager” in India, witnessed the elephant abuse in Rajasthan. Tourists […]

The Cirl Bunting has Bounced Back

The reappearance of the Cirl Bunting, Emberiza cirlus, has been taken as a sign of hope. It might represent that with great effort, animals can be protected and helped not to be endangered anymore. George Montagu, an ornithologist, discovered the bird near his Devon home in 1800. It extended its range across much of southern […]

Feral Peacocks´ debate: Should They Stay in the Street

Canada has been divided concerning a new debate that created considerable tension in the community. Feral peacocks took up residence on the street near Vancouver. These friendly animals have shown that they can be peaceful neighbors. For several years, a group of feral peacocks divided the community of Sullivan Heights because some of the residents, […]

Earthquake in Alaska Pushes Endangered Pupfish to Spawn

Alaska’s earthquake has caused endangered desert pupfish to spawn due to its waves reverberated around their home. The earthquake magnitude was 7.9 which allowed a small tsunami to formed. Its waves were three to eight inches tall and powerful enough to wash in along shores from British Columbia through California. Moreover, its shake also ripped […]