Endangered Species http://knau.org en Earth Notes: Helping Mexican Wolves Get a Good Start http://knau.org/post/earth-notes-helping-mexican-wolves-get-good-start <p>Foster parents help a lot of kids from difficult backgrounds in getting a better start in life. Now they’re also helping a rare species that’s been struggling to gain a foothold in the Southwestern wilds.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:20:04 +0000 Peter Frederici 49296 at http://knau.org Earth Notes: Helping Mexican Wolves Get a Good Start Sonoran Desert Bald Eagle Protection In Limbo http://knau.org/post/sonoran-desert-bald-eagle-protection-limbo <p>In April the <a href="http://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/arizona/BaldEagle.htm"><u><font color="#0066cc">federal government</font></u></a> took the <a href="http://www.azgfd.gov/i_e/ee/resources/podcasts/az_wildlife/azwl_index.shtml"><u><font color="#0066cc">Sonoran</font></u></a><u><font color="#0066cc"> Desert Bald Eagle</font></u> off the endangered species list. And that&rsquo;s caused deep concern from people who love this bird in the southwest.</p> Thu, 31 May 2012 11:00:00 +0000 14802 at http://knau.org Sonoran Desert Bald Eagle Protection In Limbo Add Two More Species to AZ's Endangered and Threatened Species List http://knau.org/post/add-two-more-species-azs-endangered-and-threatened-species-list <p>Arizona is home to dozens of plants and animals that are listed as endangered or threatened.</p><p>And the US Fish and Wildlife Service has just added two more.</p><p>Federal officials have designated the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/arizona/Three_Forks_Snail.htm ">Three Forks Springsnail</a> as endangered and the <a href="http://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/arizona/SBspringsnail.htm ">San Bernadino springsnail </a>as threatened.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 00:34:32 +0000 Mark Bevis 12507 at http://knau.org Add Two More Species to AZ's Endangered and Threatened Species List