Here's Looking At You Lloyd: The Newest Langur At Lincoln Park ZooAccording to the zoo, the primate is native to Asia, specifically China, northern Vietnam and west-central Laos. Lloyd's diet is primarily made up of leaves. 
Last Caribou Herd On U.S. Mainland 'Functionally Extinct', Experts SayThe last herd of southern mountain caribou -- known as gray ghosts -- has reportedly dwindled down to the point where wildlife experts are calling them "functionally extinct"
Will County Joins Effort To Preserve Endangered SpeciesThe effort to bolster the numbers of endangered Blanding’s turtles in Illinois has a new ally in the Will County Forest Preserve District.
Endangered Alligator Snapper Gets New Home In Chicago Nature MuseumIt’s moving day for Patsy McNasty – the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum’s aptly named alligator snapping turtle.
Reward Offered After Endangered Whooping Crane KilledConservation officers say a whooping crane that scientists were tracking was found shot and killed in west-central Indiana.
Rusty Patched Bumblebee, Found In Illinois, May Become Endangered SpeciesThanks to an increase in pesticides and habitat loss, the bee population has decreased over the years.
$4 Million In US Projects That Aim To Protect Sage Grouse Could Hurt MilitaryFederal officials have announced more than $4 million in projects in four states as part of a wildfire-fighting strategy but the efforts could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West.
Biologists Question Federal Plans To Protect Sage Grouse BirdThe government is preparing insufficient protections for a ground-dwelling bird that has declined significantly over the past century and soon will face a possible endangered species listing.
Skokie Company Fined $150K For Exporting Elephant Ivory, LeathersA Skokie company is paying the price for illegally exporting African elephant ivory.