Wed., February 9, 2011 4:43pm
The whale appeared to be behaving normally, but researchers say, not many whales survive such wounds. There are only about 450 right whales in existence. They give birth in southern coastal waters but often find themselves in the path of ships and fishing gear than tangles and kills them there.
Thu., January 13, 2011 9:06am
A federal agency is offering a $12,500 reward for information about the illegal shootings of three endangered whooping cranes in southwest Georgia.
Fri., October 8, 2010 6:39am
A rare mussel found only in one coastal river could become the latest Georgia species added to the endangered species list. The Altamaha spinymussel used to be common in several South Georgia rivers but is now found only in the Altamaha.
Wed., June 16, 2010 6:23pm
Nearly 500 acres of land outside of Atlanta now belong to the state for conservation. The Department of Natural Resources has long eyed about 469 acres in Dawson County.