California State Officials Approve Regulations To Reduce Endangered Whale And Sea Turtle Entanglements In Crab Gear Off The Coast

California state officials have released a final rule to reduce the risk of endangered whale and sea turtle entanglement in commercial Dungeness crab gear. The new regulations, which went into effect on November 1st, were prompted by steep annual increases in reported whale entanglements and…

WAN Exclusive With Apex Protection Project, An Amazing Nonprofit That Saves Wolves & Wolf Hybrids In California

Photos from Apex Protection Project Apex Protection Project is an amazing organization of dedicated people who work to protect wild wolves, captive-bred wolves, and wolf hybrids, as well as who educate the public about their plight. They are currently caring…

Breaking! California Governor Gavin Newsom Signs Critical Bill Protecting Mountain Lions & Other Species From Toxic Rat Poisons

After all of your calls and emails, Governor Gavin Newsom signed Bill AB 1788, The California Ecosystems Protection Act into law, placing greater restrictions, with limited exceptions, on the use of second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides to protect the state’s native wildlife. The bill,…

WAN Exclusive With Wildlife Care Of Southern California After Another Bobcat Dies Of Rodenticide Poisoning, More Reasons Why You Should Never Use Rat Poison

Photos from: Wildlife Care of Southern California Many threats are currently facing wildlife throughout the U.S. including the devastating wildfires currently burning in California, Oregon, and Washington. Other threats, such as poisoning by rodenticides, are not as talked about but are…

Breaking! 351 Sea Turtles Found Dead Off The Coast Of Baja California Where 137 Sea Lions Perished Last Week

Photo by: Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental  Environmental groups recently announced that a total of 351 loggerhead sea turtles have been found dead so far this year in the same area of Baja California coastline where authorities also found 137…

NASA Satellite Shows Carbon Monoxide Released from California Wildfires 10 Times Normal Concentrations

NASA satellite monitoring data has shown that the carbon monoxide released by California wildfires is ten times the average amount. The satellite in the Earth orbit observed that the gas had high-altitude concentrations at abnormally increased levels. Nature World News…

Breaking! Bill To Ban The Possession Of Wildlife “Trophies” In California Passes Assembly Committee With 8-3 Vote & Is One Step Closer To Becoming Law

Today, Senate Bill 1175 passed the California Assembly Committee on Water, Parks, and Wildlife by a vote of 8-3. The bill will cut off imports of any wildlife into the state that could spread zoonotic disease like COVID-19 or that are invasive…

Nike and Puma flouting California ban on selling kangaroo leather goods, animal rights group claims

State’s government concedes it has not enforced ban as group calls for crackdown over alleged violations of law The California government has acknowledged it has been unable to enforce its ban on selling kangaroo leather products, after an animal protection…

Plant-Based Beyond Fried Chicken Is Now Available At Select KFC Locations In Southern California

Southern California: It’s officially your turn to taste Beyond Fried Chicken! Beyond Meat and KFC have brought their plant-based chicken collaboration to 50+ select KFC restaurants for a limited time in the Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego areas, while…