A 140-year-old rare turtle, the Indian narrow-headed soft shell turtle, found dead by some fishermen in Bhima river in October 2011 will now be preserved through taxidermy and displayed at the Nature Interpretation Centre, Pachgaon-Parvati in another month. The initiative has been taken up by the Pune Forest Department. Leer más.
South Africa – Chinese workers in Zimbabwe are buying up the local wildlife for dinner, feasting on endangered tortoises, pythons, leopards — and even village dogs. Leer más.
Chinese paleontologists announced Sunday that they have discovered the largest Jurassic dinosaur fossil in the country so far, in the northwestern region of Xinjiang. Leer más.