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US Endangered Species Act

LOOK: Orphan Otter Pups Get New Home, Have Best Day Ever

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 05.20.2014 | Green

Two sea otter pups found stranded on California beaches this past winter are settling into their new digs in Oregon this week, and by the looks of thi...

Don't List the Lion

Glen Martin | Posted 04.21.2013 | Green
Glen Martin

Fewer than 35,000 African lions roam the wild today, down from at least 100,000 in the 1960s. Their range has contracted as well, and currently encomp...

The Gulf's Ocean and Inland Fish Face Multiple Threats

Susan Buchanan | Posted 11.21.2011 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Decades of commercial overfishing, along with oil and gas exploration and refining, hurricanes and last year's BP spill are among the misfortunes facing fish in the Gulf.

Shrimp Imports From Mexico Banned To Protect Endangered Turtles

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Mexico is losing its certification to export wild-harvest shrimp to the United States because its trawls lack required protections ...