These once common bumblebees are now "balancing precariously on the brink of extinction," said a statement from the US Fish and Wildlife Service.Jan 13, 2017, 08:27 AM IST
growing concern among the Japanese is that the eel, which is an integral part of the country`s diet, has been listed as endangered.Jun 13, 2014, 19:01 PM IST
Global fad for Japanese food was driving the world`s stocks of tuna to dangerously low levels.May 28, 2011, 08:56 AM IST
A body which gives conservation advice to UNESCO on Thursday criticized the removal of the Galapagos islands from the UN agency`s list of endangered world heritage, calling it hasty.Jul 30, 2010, 10:32 AM IST
UNESCO`s World Heritage Committee
said it has removed Ecuador`s Galapagos Islands from its list of endangered sites, due to Quito`s protective efforts in the Pacific archipelago.