August 9, 2017File Under: Salmon
Despite one of the lowest salmon runs on record for West Coast salmon and steelhead populations, the Trump Administration is proposing to eliminate tens of millions of dollars for endangered salmon and steelhead recovery in California.
The redwood forest has become a popular destination for nature-lovers, however, our relationships with the tree species hasn’t always been one of awe and
August 7, 2017File Under: Sea Turtles
Each time Joanie Steinhaus and her team of monitors find a turtle nest on the upper Texas coast, they act fast. The monitors create a sling, cushion the nest in a crate and carefully strap it in the back of a truck.
In 2016, NOAA Fisheries found that a petition filed by Turtle Island Restoration Network and 13 other conservation organizations presented substantial information that the Pacific Bluefin tuna should be listed under the Endangered Species Act. Following a change in administrations, today NOAA reversed course.