Facebook being used for illegal reptile trade in the Philippines

Researchers from TRAFFIC, who monitored 90 Facebook groups over a three-month period in 2016, recorded 2,245 live reptile advertisements representing more than 5,000 individual animals from 115 taxa. Most... Read more »

Scientists surprised by orchid bee biodiversity near oil palm plantations

A recent study finds orchid bee diversity is supported by forest patches along rivers near oil palm plantations in Brazil. The study lends evidence that remnant patches of forest... Read more »