Tag: endangered species

Roaches and Woodpecker Conservation

Most humans–and I include quite a few entomologists in that category–love to hate roaches.  This is a sad thing, because the vast majority of roaches never set foot (feet?) in a kitchen.  The few species […]

Safe sex (for beetles?)

An amusing new campaign is out to promote both safe sex and endangered species conservation: “The Center for Biological Diversity announced its participation in the second annual Global Population Speak Out, a month-long effort to […]

Endangered Species Bug Bust in Michigan

I have discussed the CITES treaty before, and also dealing in endangered species. A local Michigan man just ran afoul of both: Kevin Rucinski of Roscommon County’s Gerrish Township was sentenced Thursday as part of […]