Deputy Chief Minister Christina Liew says Indonesia did not sign 13 MoUs drawn up over the past decade.
Talks to be held with Indonesia about harvesting and fertlising the eggs of the last Sumatran rhinoceros left in Malaysia.
The accelerating pace at which unique life-forms are disappearing could tip Earth into the first mass extinction since non-avian dinosaurs died out.
Royal Turtles have been greatly reduced by hunting and sand mining, which destroyed the banks where they lay their eggs.
The top predators of the ocean are edging closer to extinction as overfishing rapidly depletes their numbers.
Scientists say the story may not be quite that simple, and that massive volcanic eruptions over hundreds of thousands of years may have contributed to the dinosaurs' demise at the end of the Cretaceous period.
A total of 116 elephants have died between October 2010 and September this year.
Police in Cameroon have shut down an international poaching gang after catching six traffickers carrying more than 700 kilos of pangolin scales, a conservation group said Tuesday.
95% of the world's lemur population is "on the brink of extinction," making them the most endangered primates on Earth, a leading conservation group said Wednesday.
The planet's largest colony of king penguins has declined by nearly 90% in three decades, alarmed researchers said Monday.
Romeo the water frog, a social media star whose desperate need to mate has not been met, is now staring down extinction as stoically as an amphibian can.
The island continent is home to an unusually diverse reptile population, which evolved in isolation and represents almost 10% of the global reptile fauna.
Months after the death of Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, scientists said Wednesday they have grown embryos containing DNA of his kind, hoping to save the subspecies from extinction.
At least a third of China’s vehicle makers are set to get squeezed out of the business as the country opens up its auto market to global competition.
Although the Great Barrier Reef has narrowly escaped total destruction five times, it may not do so for a sixth.
Conservationists have had to do everything in their power to prevent animal species from going extinct.
The boto and tucuxi are at risk of becoming extinct.
Seventy-six percent of freshwater species endemic to East Africa's Lake Victoria basin face the threat of extinction.
Current trends could end up leading to the extinction of various large mammals.
Prague zoo said Tuesday that its small flock of critically endangered Javan green magpies was growing, thanks in part to a special new feeding technique using a puppet.
Mexican authorities say the vaquita has been virtually wiped out by totoaba fishing, because it gets stuck in the same kind of net.
The last male northern white rhino has died in Kenya at the age of 45, his keepers announced Tuesday, leaving only two females of his subspecies alive.
WWF conservation group says global biodiversity will suffer terribly over the next century unless" we do everything we can."
Nearly a fifth of Europe's wood beetle species face extinction because the old, decaying trees they depend on have been cleared from forests, scientists warned Monday.
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