Keeping animals in cages in spite our love for them is a recipe for tragedy.
World protected areas reach only 15% of its land but crucial biodiversity zones are left out.
Since 2011 Uruguayan’s zoos have been turning into eco parks and natural reserves and most of its animals are now enjoying better life conditions.
Turtles, iguanas, caimans and canaries are the most trafficked species.
An international team of biologists identified the negative interactions between dam construction and biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Ecuador's President, Rafael Correa, announced the creation of the marine sanctuary on Monday. Over 47,000 km2 surrounding the Galapagos Islands will be protected.
Even if Obama is leaving office soon he will forever be immortalized in the species scientists have named after him.
With 15 minor oil spills every day the ecosystem has been largely damaged by the oil fever and negligence.
877 species were found, 29 of which are endangered in Sierra la Laguna Biosphere Reserve.
Pigeons, African land snails and lionfish are some of the species threating the country.
2010 BP oil spill is one of the largest environmental tragedies, six years later its consequences continue to surprise us.
Ornithologist Rafael Bessa was making his way through the woods he saw a Blue-eyed Ground-dove. Before that day, in 2015, the species had not been seen for 75 years.
The initiative intends to stabilize El Oro parakeets population and reverse their decline.
The projects help scientists to learn more about and find ways to protect these feared species.
Conservationists plan to deploy the eggs this fall in Central America when the arribada or mass nesting occurs.