Shore Birds, Horseshoe Crabs, and Peregrine Falcons

Seems as though a lot of recent conservation news is bringing back fun memories.  Last week, I posted about the Great Barrier Reef and studies on reef fish done at James Cook University, where I spent a semester studying in college.  The GBR is an amazing place, a...

Fish Help Coral Survive in Warming Seas

New research is showing how the diverse, beautiful and fragile reef ecosystem functions resiliently in the warming oceans – caused by global climate change.  Researchers, specifically in the Great Barrier Reef region of Australia, are studying specific fish that...

News from Zakouma

An attack on Zakouma National Park has garnered international attention regarding  the global trade in exotic animals and contraband.  The attackers weren’t who typically come to mind when one thinks of  “poachers” – but the goal was the same. ...