La última Lista Roja de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza (IUCN), indica que de todos los grupos faunísticos, los anfibios son los que están decreciendo más rápidamente. Leer más.
All they wanted was some darkness for the baby sea turtles. But what started out as a simple request for protection of the endangered animals has ballooned into a yearslong battle among local advocates, the U.S. Coast Guard, and numerous agencies in which the original message has been lost in the mad dash to “save” a historic lighthouse. Leer más.
On December 19th, 2012, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee gave endangered California Red-Legged Frogs the death sentence when he vetoed legislation intended to protect the Sharp Park Wetlands. Leer más.
One clade of Malagasy leaf chameleons, the Brookesia minima group, is known to contain species that rank among the smallest amniotes in the world. We report on a previously unrecognized radiation of these miniaturized lizards comprising four new species described herein. Leer más.
A new species of chameleon, measuring just 6 inches from snout to tail, has been discovered in east Tanzania’s mountains. Leer más.