On this page NLBIF presents a selection of national and international biodiversity news, originating from news-feeds from major news sites and scientific publishers. Messages are being filtered using keywords such as biodiversity, nature and species. Duplication of information does occurre occasionally.
Lions may get protection under the U.S. Endangered Species Act—even though all the wild populations are in Africa.
This newest listing under the Endangered Species Act brings the total number of coral species protected under the act to 22.
Climate change isn’t the only concern of environmentalists opposing Keystone XL. Its path through the Great Plains crosses key wildlife migration routes and threatened species habitats.