Archives for 2014

Appetite for Resources Pushing Species to Brink

17 November 2014 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Pacific Bluefin Tuna, Chinese Pufferfish, American Eel, Chinese Cobra and an Australian butterfly are threatened with [Continue Reading…]

Fraction of Military Spending Could Save Biodiversity

05 November 2014 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Only one in four protected areas is well managed. A fundamental step-change involving an increase in funding and [Continue Reading…]

Interview with Sharon Guynup

14 August 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

This last week I posted an interview with Sharon Guynup to both a Tiger Journal and the Endangered Earth Journal.
Sharon is a writer / editor / photographer [Continue Reading…]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 3)

07 August 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

This is Part 3 of the interview with Jean-Christophe Vié on Saving Threatened Species from Extinction. Jean-Christophe Vié is the Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our [Continue Reading…]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 2)

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31 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Jean-Christophe Vié photo by Michel Gunther

This is Part 2 of an interview with Jean-Christophe Vié on Saving Threatened [Continue Reading…]

Jean-Christophe Vié Interview (Part 1)

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24 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Jean-Christophe Vié and friend…photo by JC Vié.

Jean-Christophe Vié is Deputy Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and [Continue Reading…]

About SOS and Jean-Christophe Vié

17 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Tomorrow, I will post Part 1 of a three-part interview with Jean-Christophe Vié, Deputy Director of IUCN’s Global Species Programme and Director of SOS – Save Our Species. Therefore, I thought it best to post [Continue Reading…]

Tom Lovejoy on Endangered Species

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03 August 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Conservation biologist Tom Lovejoy surrounded by the rainforest of Brazil

EEJ INTERVIEW WITH TOM LOVEJOY:

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Fred Bagley on Endangered Tigers

fred_tiger-300x16503 July 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Fred Bagley is project officer for the Asiaportions of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Wildlife Without Borders Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Fund and Great Ape Conservation Fund.[Continue Reading…]

Liz Bennett on Endangered Species

liz_bennett_small26 June 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Elizabeth (Liz) Bennett is the Vice President for Species Conservation at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Born in the UK, she went to Nottingham University to read zoology, and then to Cambridge University [Continue Reading…]

Gary Frazer on Endangered Species

frazer_small119 June 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Gary Frazer is the Assistant Director for Endangered Species at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. He assumed that position in July 2009, and he is responsible for carrying out policy development and management of all aspects of the Endangered Species program.

Frazer started his career with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1984 as a field biologist in the Ecological Services field office in Virginia and has been with the agency for almost 30 years.
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Keshav Varma on Endangered Tigers (2)

Keshav_Varma_Vietnam_Tiger_Day_Event_July_2011-300x19512 June 2014 | Interview by Craig Kasnoff

Keshav Varma is the World Bank’s Program Director for the Global Tiger Initiative (GTI), an innovative alliance and partnership platform of governments, international agencies, civil society, and the private sector united to save wild tigers from extinction.

Mr. Varma has had a 30-year career as a senior servant and senior World Bank official, focused on complex urban policy issues, reconstruction programs and recently climate change and conservation to enhance sustainability of infrastructure growth.
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to Promote the Plight of Endangered Species and the Efforts to Save Them.