The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo24° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi50° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo28° Mostly Clear

Thursday

Hi54° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo34° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi60° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo38° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi63° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo39° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi64° Sunny

Navy credited with recovery of island night lizards

Send to Kindle
Print This

LOS ANGELES — In what is being hailed as an environmental victory for the U.S. Navy, the island night lizard has been taken off the list of federally endangered species.

An estimated 21.3 million night lizards occupy 21-mile-long San Clemente Island off the coast of Southern California, one of the highest densities of any lizard on earth, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced this week.

View my options or Sign in