Tag: habitat destruction

Giraffe Population Declines 40 Percent In 15 Years

While not listed as an endangered species, giraffe populations are declining at alarming rates.  In 2000, experts estimated that as many as 140,000 giraffes...

6 Ways We Hurt Wild Animals Unknowingly

The calf in Yellowstone was returned to its herd but rejected by its mother and started approaching park visitors. Park officials had no choice...

American Grasslands Disappearing – Why it Matters

In a recent editorial, Dan Charles of National Public Radio (NPR) brought to light the dramatic reduction in US grasslands over the past decade....