Scientists believe they've achieved a breakthrough in combating the sexually-transmitted disease ravaging the native marsupial.
Only six of the creatures left, having been hunted by poachers in central and east Africa for their horns.
Procedure is world's first ever performed on such a bird of prey.
The Hine's emerald dragonfly is the only dragonfly on the federal endangered species list. Summer drivers kill about 3,300 of them each year.
These are not good time to be a tuna. Five of eight species are on the endangered list, and the bluefin is fetching record prices, so prized is its meat. Is using humble mackerel as surrogate parents the way to keep the bluefin from going extinct?
The animal died from head injuries while being transported, blindfolded, in an open truck, an animal welfare agency said.
A lack of information about how many endangered cats live in the wild is hampering efforts, the conservation group WWF said.
The start of racing season begins with a spate of horse injuries for California racetrack.
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