(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A California man accused of stealing a rare lemur from the San Francisco Zoo could spend up to one year behind bars for violating the Endangered Species Act, federal prosecutors said Monday. Cory John McGilloway, 31, of Los Angeles, allegedly kidnapped a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When you are in the Snake River, you can be in two states -- Idaho and Oregon -- at once. You can find yourself in magical places that are sacred to the Nez Perce Tribe, surrounded by ancient petroglyphs. In some... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Conservation group American Rivers has named Snake River, which passes through four Western states, the most endangered river in the country due to a series of dams that it says are threatening the existence of the river’s native salmon population. “They’ve never... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The Biden administration is continuing to field lawsuits filed over Endangered Species Act decisions made by the Trump administration. The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Thursday over its failure to provide... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The populations of Africa's elephants are now in more danger than they ever have been.The African forest elephant is now listed as critically endangered, and the African savanna elephant is now listed as... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Recent sightings of the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale is giving conservationists new hope on the survival of the species.Two more calves have been spotted off the coast of Amelia Island in... Read More.
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and KENDALL KARSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Hours after news of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death on Friday, Republicans rushed to embrace President Donald Trump's and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's plans to fill her seat... Read More.