Fisheries biologist Dennis Stone with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, throws out a net intended for the endangered humpback chub fish on a section of the Little Colorado River in the Grand Canyon as scientists study them as part of a catch and release study along the river. Photo by David …
Fisheries biologist Dennis Stone walks in the "Upper Atomizer" portion of the Little Colorado River in the Grand Canyon, Tuesday, April 27, 2004, carrying a net that will be placed in the river overnight in the hopes of catching the endangered Humpback Chub that use the nets as shelters. Sci…
An endangered Mount Graham red squirrel.
A Tucson-based environmental group plans to distribute 50,000 free condoms across the U.S. through the holiday season as part of a campaign aimed at calling attention to the impact of human population growth on wildlife.
The following letters are in response to the Oct. 18 article
"Jaguar team ceases work amid disputes, big cat's death."
The team formed to help the endangered jaguar survive in Arizona
and New Mexico has ground to a standstill.
ALBUQUERQUE — The plan was to march up the Rio Grande, capture
the city of Santa Fe and seize the thousands of rifles, dozens of
cannons and other supplies at Fort Union for a campaign that would
expand the Confederacy's borders all the way to the California
Federal fisheries managers have agreed to consider designating
critical habitat for endangered leatherback sea turtles in the
Pacific ocean off Oregon and California.
Six environmental groups and the Yavapai-Apache Nation are
asking the state Game and Fish Commission to cancel fishing on a
stretch of a prime desert creek because it could hurt a threatened
fish species and allow non-native species to invade the creek.
BANGKOK — A gecko with leopardlike spots on its body and a
fanged frog that eats birds are among 163 new species discovered
last year in the Mekong River region of Southeast Asia, an
environmental group said Friday.