Close

Open season for wolves across the lower 48? Time and science will tell

By Carl Safina and Erica Cirino Currently the gray wolf is listed as an endangered species in all states where it exists, except Alaska, which is home to a much larger population. Across the lower 48 states, hunting… Read More
Read more

Of Mice and Mōlī

By Hob Osterlund, Safina Center Fellow During the annual albatross count at Midway Atoll in December of 2015, volunteers reported seeing nesting albatross with bloody heads and necks. The wounds left biologists scratching their own heads. “We started… Read More
Read more

Conservationists divided on Florida’s decision to kill off invasive iguanas

Florida is struggling with a fast-increasing population of invasive green iguanas that began as a small group of released and escaped pets. Thriving in the warm sunshine and humid climate, experts believe hundreds of thousands of nonnative iguanas… Read More
Read more