Ted Williams's Blog Archive December, 2011

The Massacre of the Swords

WORLD'S FIRST CAPTIVE BREEDING OF OZARK HELLBENDERS

Saint Louis Zoo & Missouri Department of Conservation Announce
WORLD'S FIRST CAPTIVE BREEDING OF OZARK HELLBENDERS

Salamander Numbers Drastically Down in the Wild
Decade-Long Collaboration of Zoo and Federal, State Scientists Yields 63 Baby Hellbenders

GRAZING PUNTED FROM FEDERAL STUDY OF LAND CHANGES IN WEST

Scientists Told to Not Consider Grazing Due to Fear of Lawsuits and Data Gaps

Shark Finning, Pollution and Safety Complaints Trigger Reprisal, Not Enforcement

Washington, DC — Independent monitors of U.S. fishing fleets are discouraged from reporting violations by the very federal agency which commissions them, according to a formal complaint filed today by the Association for Professional Observers (APO) and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER).