The Termit and Tin Toumma National Nature Reserve covers an area three times the size of Belgium and contains numerous endangered species.
The restoration is a victory for many conservationists and environmentalists, although not everyone sees it that way.
In a new paper, a team of scientists cautions that plans to add more than 3,700 miles of roads in the next few years could seriously endanger biological wealth.
Koalas were recently given the distinction in Australia as their numbers have dropped to around 80,000. What's the future hold for these small herbivores?
New documents show how quotas to delist or downlist endangered species may be influencing conservation decisions.
During his tenure, the administration has blocked research, prioritized corporations over citizens, and put endangered species at even greater risk.
The documents went back up two days after a newspaper reported their removal, and just 12 days before the close of the plan's public comment period.
The proposal would endanger watersheds that sustain wildlife and supply drinking water for millions of Americans.
Cute, well-intentioned depictions of people with Down syndrome as charismatic megafauna literally dehumanize them.
A new analysis finds that, between February of 2012 and July of 2018, a total of 1,367 cheetahs were offered on sale through 906 posts on social media.
A new study warns that most primates in the second-most primate-rich country in Asia could be wiped out by the end of the century.
Conflict over the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta has played out over decades of back-and-forth between regulators and farmers.
Proposed changes to the landmark legislation would limit protections for the thousands of endangered plants and animals covered under the law.
On the frontlines of extinction in the Gulf of California, where the vaquita faces its final days.
A new study shows how technology developed to study earthquakes could help conservationists monitor elephant populations from afar.
Records reveal that, following requests by fossil fuel industry groups, a top official at the Department of the Interior appeared to take credit for helping to delay new federal protections for a once-endangered species.
A recently published report shows the extent of the country's ongoing problems with the black market sale of animals.
The U.S. reducing funding for global conservation efforts would result in serious ramifications for vulnerable species and communities.
Due to their lifespans, it's difficult for scientists to discern how sea turtle species respond to conservation techniques.
Decades of conservation efforts have culminated in the giant panda's upgrade last year from endangered to vulnerable. But panda habitat is smaller and more fragmented than it was when the animal was first added to the Endangered Species List.