Endangered Species

Endangered Species

Fishing nations agree better protection for mako shark

North Atlantic fishing nations have pledged to better protect the endangered shortfin mako shark by ending overfishing from 2022 and helping stocks to rebound over the next 50 years.

Fishing nations agree better protection for mako shark

'Festival of poaching' endangers bird life in Bagerhat beel

Although the poaching of birds is a punishable act, it is going on unabated in Bagerhat under the noses of the local administration

'Festival of poaching' endangers bird life in Bagerhat beel

Asian deer's comeback marks rare China conservation success

An Asian deer's comeback from the brink of extinction marks a rare success for China's conservation efforts, which have long faced criticism for focusing on only a handful of flagship species.

Asian deer's comeback marks rare China conservation success

Researchers find way to save Kakila fish from extinction

Scientists have already achieved success in artificial breeding of 30 of the Bangladesh’s 64 endangered fish species

Researchers find way to save Kakila fish from extinction

How did Argentine animals reach Bangladesh?

BGB rescued seven little-known animals along Tushkhali border of Satkhira’s Kolaroa upazila five months ago as these animals were being smuggled to India

How did Argentine animals reach Bangladesh?

Frog whisperer: Australian scientist speaks to frogs, fears their silence

A 70-year-old biology professor and conservationist at Australia's University of Newcastle has mastered imitating and understanding the shrills, croaks and whistles of frogs

Frog whisperer: Australian scientist speaks to frogs, fears their silence

Dolphin dies in Bagerhat river

A freshwater dolphin died in the Panguchi River in Bagerhat’s Morelganj upazila on Tuesday

Dolphin dies in Bagerhat river

Driven to extinction in US, scientists favour reintroduction of jaguars

Driven to extinction in the US 50 years ago, now is the time to talk about reintroducing jaguars there, a group of scientists say

Driven to extinction in US, scientists favour reintroduction of jaguars

Wildlife

Cheetahs are endangered in Bangladesh

Seven cheetahs have been beaten to death in the bordering districts of the northern region in 18 years.

Cheetahs are endangered in Bangladesh

Galapagos airport staff find 185 tortoises in suitcase

Staff at an airport on the Galapagos Islands found 185 tortoises in a suitcase that was heading for Ecuador's mainland, environment authorities said on Sunday

Galapagos airport staff find 185 tortoises in suitcase
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