Threatened Listing For Snake Found Only In Louisiana, TexasA burrowing snake found only in Louisiana and Texas is now listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
Texas Teen Who Killed 2 Endangered Whooping Cranes Gets ProbationA magistrate also ordered the 19-year-old Beaumont man to pay nearly $26,000 in restitution, barred Frederick from owning or possession firearms or ammunition and prohibited him from hunting or fishing in the U.S.
Translucent Blind Catfish Found In Texas CaveA never before seen species of fish was recently discovered in Texas - and they're unique in color, size, and the fact that they're blind.
African Elephants Arrive At Dallas Zoo After Special FlightIn North Texas airline flights come and go, but just after midnight a specially designed 747 landed with some very unique cargo. There were 17 elephants aboard the plane. They were transported all the way from Swaziland to Alliance Airport in Fort Worth.
1 Month After Fort Worth Birth, Western Lowland Gorilla Born In NYOne month after a western lowland gorilla was born at the Fort worth Zoo, one of the Buffalo Zoo's gorillas has given birth.
Silver Alert For Farmers Branch Dementia Patient CancelledBenjamin McCoy was found safe Monday night.
Rare Paddlefish Being Stocked At East Texas LakeAbout 2,000 more paddlefish will be released into an East Texas lake after apparent success with initial restocking of the rare creatures.
FBI Looks Into Threats Ahead Of Dallas Rhino Hunt Auction The FBI is investigating death threats made against members of the Dallas hunting club that intends to auction off a rare permit to kill an endangered black rhino.
Dallas Safari Club Criticized For Auctioning Endangered Rhino HuntThe Dallas Safari Club is holding an auction with what seems to be a strange premise. Participants can bid on the chance to hunt an endangered African black rhino. Proceeds from the auction then go toward protecting the very same endangered rhinos.
Whooping Crane Sightings Expected As Texas Migration BeginsNorth America's tallest birds, the Whooping Crane (Grus americana), have begun their annual 2,400-mile fall migration from Canada to Texas.
Baby Elephant Cools Off In Kiddie Pool The youthful fascination for child visitors to the Fort Worth zoo was enhanced this week when zoo officials added a child's inflatable pool to the elephants' enclosure. Baby elephant Belle is taking full advantage of her new pool; cooling off and entertaining zoo guests.