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Island night lizard.

Conservation Victory! California's Island Night Lizard is Recovered, Removed from Endangered Species List

The island night lizard, a soft-skinned reptile found on three of the Channel Islands off the southern California coast, is recovered and no longer requires the protections of the Endangered Species Act, the Service declared today. The decision to remove the lizard from the Federal List ...
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Featured Species

Indiana bat

Indiana Bat

Indiana bats are found over most of the eastern half of the United States. Almost half of them hibernate in caves in southern Indiana.

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Light-footed clapper rail

Light-footed Clapper Rail

The San Diego Zoo has a long history of involvement in the conservation, captive breeding, and return to the wild of light-footed clapper rails. In this interview Mike Mace talks about the efforts to recover this species

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California condor

California Condor

San Diego Zoo Global has a long history of involvement in the conservation, captive breeding, and return to the wild of California condors.

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Partnership Stories

Spotfin chub. Credit: Conservation Fisheries Inc.

Saving Tennessee's Fish

Reflecting the urgent need to preserve aquatic life, Conservation Fisheries Incorporated's (CFI) work has steadily increased over the 20 years it's been around. CFI monitors rare fish in at least six southeast states, working to rescue and restore non-game fish while checking water quality standards in rivers and streams.





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Last updated: April 21, 2014