Wildlife authorities publish guidelines on wild animal releases

Before that happens, the circular said authorities should run tests on animal adaptability and determine how the release could affect local ecology. For animals with huge numbers, provincial authorities can make arrangements for them to be released in other provinces.

Human exploitation of wildlife and their habitats is directly to blame for the increased spread of viruses from animals to humans, study claims

– Allowing invasive species to crowd out native plants and animals. The number of invasive alien species per country has risen 70 per cent since 1970, with one species of bacteria threatening nearly 400 amphibian species.

Coronavirus pandemic puts focus on tuberculosis among zoo animals

Her organisation has appealed to all member zoos of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, including the Bronx Zoo, to end elephant captivity in a phased manner. “Like COVID-19, tuberculosis can be transmitted from non-human animals to humans, but its effects can be deadlier because of the possibility of wider contagion through zoo visitors,” she […]

Conservationists No Longer Agree on What ‘Wild’ Means

The gnarled trunk was a relic from the time when these hills were cultivated by Italian farmers, before they abandoned their fields at the end of the Second World War. Volunteers under Cipollone’s guidance had removed the dead wood and opened the tree to the light in order to stimulate a return of fruit—not for […]

New Pokemon and Digimon Anime Have Fans Reliving the Good Old Days

Did you know ComicBook.com has a Pokemon podcast? That’s right folks, A Wild Podcast Has Appeared is available every Thursday bringing you the best breakdowns of the week’s biggest news from Jim Viscardi, Megan Peters & Christian Hoffer. Catch the newest episode right here or subscribe on iTunes today!

Next coronavirus ‘right around the corner’ if wet markets don’t close, animal rights groups, politicians warn

“It boggles my mind how, when we have so many diseases that emanate out of that unusual human-animal interface, that we just don’t shut it down,” White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci told ‘Fox & Friends’ last week. “I don’t know what else has to happen to get us to appreciate that.”

Stephen Colbert’s At Home Look Has Flashes Of Dragon Ball’s Vegeta

Boss Logic shared this hilarious edit of Stephen Colbert as a warrior within the Dragon Ball series, giving the late night talk show host a scouter and Saiyan armor that helps accentuate just how his “quarantine hairstyle” could help him fit right in with the most popular Shonen series in the world:

Wild elephant rescued from farm well near Palamaner

A herd of five elephants was on the move in Gangavaram mandal since a couple of weeks, raiding crops. On Wednesday night, when the the herd entered a field, a male adult elephant slipped into an abandoned 10-foot deep well. From midnight till the early hours, the beleaguered jumbo kept trumpeting, while the other members […]

Anime Fans Enter the Six Fan Arts Challenge With Dazzling Fan Art

Did you know ComicBook.com has a Pokemon podcast? That’s right folks, A Wild Podcast Has Appeared is available every Thursday bringing you the best breakdowns of the week’s biggest news from Jim Viscardi, Megan Peters & Christian Hoffer. Catch the newest episode right here or subscribe on iTunes today!

Frozen: Disney Releasing New Olaf Animated Web Series

At Home With Olaf is a new project created by Disney animator Hyrum Osmond, with Josh Gad once again serving as the voice of the popular character. Osmond was the Olaf animator for the first Frozen film before becoming the head of animation on Moana. Both Osmond and Gad worked on the project from their […]