Suriname: More New Species Found


In the South American country of Suriname, some 46 new species have been discovered by science. The link below is to an article on the discoveries.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0124-hance_suriname_newspecies.html

Indonesia: Sumatran Elephant Facing Extinction


In Indonesia, the Sumatran Elephant is facing extinction, due to habitat loss. It would seem that is largely due to Palm plantations.

For more visit:
http://wwf.panda.org/wwf_news/?203227