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Endangered Species

File photo of a snake hatching from an egg. (Photo by ASIT KUMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Endangered Mountain Vipers Born At St. Louis Zoo

Nine endangered snakes indigenous to Turkey are now calling the St. Louis Zoo home.

09/03/2013

American burying beetle at the St. Louis Zoo's Monsanto Insectarium.

Beetle Gets Second Chance

Experts call them “one of nature’s recyclers,” which is a nice way of saying they live off dead animals.

05/30/2012

spectaclecase mussels

Saving the Sheepnose and Spectaclecase

The sheepnose and spectaclecase mussels will be protected following an agreement reached last summer between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Washington, Center for Biological Diversity.

03/13/2012

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