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How the Trump border wall sapped a desert oasis dry
Ancient springs might not survive unchecked construction during the pandemic.
This blind rhino’s infrared security system could help stop poachers
Munu, an endangered black rhinoceros, needs to be watched 24/7. Thermal cameras do the job.
The quest to snare—and save—the world’s largest owl
Wildlife biologist Jonathan Slaght braved the frigid, inhospitable terrain of Primorye, Russia, to learn the ways of the endangered Blakiston’s fish owl.
Rhinos pay a painful price for oxpecker protection
Nothing ever comes free.
Did a high sex drive really save the giant tortoise from extinction?
The great Diego fathered more than 800 offspring. That doesn’t mean he’s any hornier than other tortoises.
Marine parks need to move along with the animals they’re protecting
An overhaul of the 1982 UN Law of the Sea is giving us a chance to better conserve ocean species.
These newly discovered iridescent bees are already at risk of extinction
Scientist found nine new bee species in Fiji, but their unique habitat puts their population at risk.
The endangered species list is full of ghosts
Like dozens of others, the Scioto madtom has probably been extinct for years even though it's still listed as "endangered."
Inside America’s largest collection of stuffed endangered animals
A warehouse in Denver became a repository of contraband to raise awareness against illegal poaching.
Here are 10 plants and animals that might have gone extinct without the Endangered Species Act
The administration has proposed changes to the popular law.