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What can I find in this guide? A selection of recommended online news resources (local, national, international, science, zoo, conservation, government).
Disclaimer: This site is maintained by the SDZG Library for the use of San Diego Zoo Global staff and volunteers. Although we make every attempt to provide accurate information, some of the resources and links may become outdated. If you have suggestions for updates or additional resources, we welcome your feedback.
Local, National & International News
- KPBS -- Local public broadcasting station
- Los Angeles Times -- Newspaper serving Los Angeles County. Features Greenspace, a blog which focuses on Southern California environmental issues.
- North County Times -- Newspaper serving North San Diego & SW Riverside counties
- San Diego Union Tribune -- Newspaper serving all of San Diego County
National & International News
- Mongabay.com Rainforest -- Coverage of news and research related to the world's rainforests
- Physorg.com Biology News -- Excellent website that is constantly updated with the latest biology research news
- Primate Info Net News -- Collection of primate-related news articles
- SciDev.net -- Science and Development Network
- Science Daily -- Award-winning website featuring news articles about the latest scientific discoveries
- Science News (AAAS) -- Daily news from Science journal publishers
- Wildlife Disease News Digest
- Zoo and Aquarium Visitor -- Current news and events at zoos and aquariums
- Zooborns -- Blog featuring posts about new births at international zoos
Listen to Podcast
- Nature Podcast -- Free audio show published weekly. Episodes highlight content from current issue of Nature.
- New Scientist Podcast -- Weekly show covering the latest science and technology news.
- Science Podcast -- Weekly audio show featuring articles online and in the journal.
- Federal Register Announcements (1994+) -- Search by date or keyword through the Federal Digital System
- NIH -- National Institutes of Health
- U.S. Fish & Wildlife (1914+) -- Search USFWS news releases. Ability to limit by region.
- California Legislature -- Senate
- California Legislature -- Assembly
- League of Conservation Voters