Vicki Croke joins Here & Now’s Peter O’Dowd to discuss the significance of China’s announcement on Friday that it will shut down its domestic commercial ivory market — the world’s largest — by the end of this year. Many conservation groups are calling it a “game changer” in the effort to save elephants.
The ongoing story and debate of whether wild jaguars might make a comeback here in the United States just got an intriguing update.
Tunnels for penguins, overpasses for pronghorn, culverts for cougars—all part of a growing conservation movement to help animals cross dangerous roads and to reconnect wild habitats in an increasingly-fragmented world. Vicki talks with Robin Young at Here&Now about some amazing “wildlife crossings.”
Shot and stolen from the wild, one orphaned orangutan, an emblem of conservation efforts, gets a second chance.
Vicki Croke talks to Here&Now’s Jeremy Hobson about the issue of emotional support animals on airplanes.
Two months after Earl hit Belize, researchers at the world’s first jaguar reserve are still taking stock.
Though clever anywhere, coyotes have a ‘supergenius’ for city life, according to the fascinating new book “Coyote America,” by Dan Flores
Vicki Croke talks to Here&Now’s Jeremy Hobson about the aftermath of what appears to be a dangerous prank.