Latest Conservation movement Stories

2009-04-24 11:32:47

Conservationists are warning that traditional fruit orchards are vanishing from England's landscape, causing serious consequences for wildlife.

2009-03-03 12:54:12

Conservationists said on Tuesday that Papua New Guinea has created its first conservation area to save an untouched rainforest larger than Singapore and to protect rare animals such as a bear-like tree kangaroo.

2008-11-10 21:00:07

Conservation groups say proposed rules for governing Colorado's eight national forests expose too much land to roads and development.

2008-10-20 12:00:17

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has announced that Roger Samba has been named the winner of the 2008 J. Paul Getty Award for Conservation Leadership. The annual award honors outstanding contributions to international conservation and carries with it a $200,000 prize.

2008-10-01 09:00:22

TEMECULA, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Outdoor Channel, America's Leader in Outdoor TV, will premiere the new season of Safari Club International's Expedition Safari on Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. EDT as part of the network's Primos Thursday Night Calls of the Hunt programming block.

2008-09-30 15:00:23

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Karen Brandt, VP, Market Affairs, Sustainable Forestry Initiative, +1-703-875-9500 ext 28 MINNEAPOLIS, Sept.

2008-09-26 00:00:18

A college has installed an eco-friendly yurt on its campus as a way to practise what it teaches. South Devon College's environment and land-based section installed the portable tent-like structure as its new classroom for students studying environmental courses.

2008-09-24 15:00:29

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvania Game Commission, +1- 717-705-6541, PGCNews@state.pa.us HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G.

2008-09-19 06:00:17

By C. Douglas Nielsen For the past two decades, participation in hunting has steadily declined. For most of us, this is no secret. The subject has been discussed in a variety of outdoor publications, and I have touched upon it in a past column or two.

2008-09-16 00:00:15

By Bob Frye For the first time since Teddy Roosevelt was president, the White House will hold a conference on America's wildlife. The White House Conference on North American Wildlife Policy will be October 1-3 in Reno, Nev.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.