News On The Wing – May 2019 Edition

The May 2019 Edition of News On The Wing covers a wide range of wildlife, plants, sea life, and woodland-related topics.  So grab a cup of java and catch up on the issues affecting and threatening biodiversity on Earth, such as: Woodland Trust - @WoodlandTrust Hazel #dormouse numbers have declined by a third since 2000. … Continue reading News On The Wing – May 2019 Edition

News on the Wing: November Edition

The World Wildlife Fund recently released its Living Planet Report 2018, and the news is dire for the world's wildlife.  The following are a few of the sobering statistics highlighted in the report: "OUR LIVING PLANET, AT A GLANCE 60%  - Populations of mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, and amphibians have, on average, declined by 60% … Continue reading News on the Wing: November Edition

Toxic ‘red tide’ algae bloom is killing Florida wildlife and menacing tourism

From: theguardian.com - full article here  This year 267 tons of marine life, including thousands of small fish and 72 Goliath groupers, have washed up along 150 miles of the Gulf Coast from the unrelenting bloom With its long, white, sandy beaches, Sanibel Island off the coast of south-western Florida is usually a perfect place for families … Continue reading Toxic ‘red tide’ algae bloom is killing Florida wildlife and menacing tourism