First of all, did you catch Jonathan Hakim's awesome four-part guest post series this week about python conservation in Bangladesh? You must. Start here.
Rare mussels return to Alabama and Tennessee after long absence.
Chinook Salmon spotted above Giles Canyon, Washington. First time seen in Upper Elwha River in over 100 years.
The Axolotl is still hanging on, but it's not out of the woods/water yet.
National Geographic has a revolutionary approach to science television: not making $#%$t up.
The Gulf of Alaska is unusually warm, and that means some unusual creatures are being spotted there.
The good news: mature female Atlantic Sturgeon found in upstream Maryland rivers in 40 years. The bad news: ancient Chinese sturgeon may be on its way out.
Florida man poaches six Gopher Tortoises for the dinner table and law enforcement only charges him for possession of one because, the officer doesn't see this often? Please someone explain why that's a good excuse for leniency.
Did I miss something interesting? Let me know below.