Tag: "IUCN Red List"

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Video Captures Stunning Footage of Rare Javan Leopard

The Javan leopard is one of the rarest animals on earth and to capture a clear image of the animal in the wild is an even more rare opportunity. Recently though a camera trap set to capture the wild cat in its forest home in Indonesia was able to provide to the world with some incredible footage.

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Twycross Zoo Debuts New Baby Gorilla!

Exciting new for keepers at the Twycross Zoo! Staff at the primate center announced today that one of their western lowland gorilla females, Ozala welcomed a baby at approximately 9.15am on Thursday, January 3.

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Eastern Cougar’s Name Added to the List of Extinct Animals

In what perhaps is sad news for wildlife conservationists, The US Fish and Wildlife Service declared the Eastern Cougar officially extinct. The Eastern cougar is likely a subspecies of Mountain Lions and it was for the last 38 years in the Endangered Species List (ESA).