OHI Media Coverage (Archive)

2020

11/12/20: Coronavirus: Cómo Escapar a la "Era de las Pandemias" (BBC News Mundo)

11/10/20: Ebola's Hidden Spread May Be Greater than Thought (U.S. News & World Report)

11/08/20: The WHO is hunting for the coronavirus’s origins. Here are the new details. (National Geographic)

10/18/20: A Deadly Virus Emerged in South Africa in 2008. Then It Vanished. (Freethink)

10/16/20: Wildlife Network Works to Heal Animals Injured by Wildfires (Woodland Daily Democrat)

10/16/20: New Wildlife Disaster Network Will Save Animals Injured in CA Wildfires (Lady Freethinker)

10/14/20: Veterinarians Could Lead Sustainability Efforts (JAVMA News)

10/12/20: Newly Formed Wildlife Disaster Network Rescues, Rehabilitates Animals Burned in CA Wildfires (KGO TV ABC 7 News)

10/09/20: It's Not Just Humans Hit by California's Wildfires. Rescue Teams are Saving Animals Too (World Economic Forum)

10/08/20: Rescued Mountain Lion cub Recovers Her Roar (Yahoo News)

10/06/20: Wildlife Disaster Network Treats Animals Burned In Wildfires (CBS Sacramento)

10/06/20: New Network Established to Treat Wildlife Injured by Wildfires (KTVU)

10/06/20: UC Davis Reports Wildlife Disaster Network Mobilizes Aid for Burned, Injured California Wildlife (Sierra Sun Times)

10/05/20: Wildlife Disaster Network Mobilizes Aid for Burned, Injured Wildlife (YubaNet)

09/02/20: Vets to Lead Search for the Next Potential Pandemic (Vet Times)

08/31/20: Threats Posed by Pandemics Now Apparent After COVID-19 (Irish Medical Times)

08/20/20: Into the Unknown: Virus Hunters and Their Quest to Stop the Next Pandemic (Yahoo Singapore News)

07/03/20: How to Predict - and Prevent - the Next Pandemic (Babbage - The Economist Podcast)

07/01/20: The Virus Hunters (Smithsonian Magazine)

06/24/20: How Do We Prevent the Next Pandemic? (Outside)

06/19/20: A New Era in One Health (Synergy Magazine)

06/16/20: On the Hunt for the Next Deadly Virus (National Geographic)

05/22/20: COVID-19 Community Report Episode 20: Speaking with UC Davis One Health Institute's Dr. Jonna Mazet (KDRT Community Radio)

05/22/20: Bats Are Not The Enemy (Freethink)

05/21/20: Did a Mink Just Give the Coronavirus to a Human? Here’s What We Know. (National Geographic)

05/20/20: ‘If You Want to Understand the Next Emerging Infectious Disease, You Cannot Ignore Environment or Animals’ (The Times of India)

05//20/20: The Obvious Government Mistake That Could Make Future Pandemics Even Worse (Vice)

05/20/20: These Endangered Whales are Disturbingly Thin—Why That Matters (National Geographic)

05/19/20: Wildlife-Borne Disease Fight Requires Military Savvy, Panel Told (Bloomberg Law)

05/18/20: Wildlife Tourism Can Pose Disease Threat to Wild Animals (Earth Island Journal)

05/13/20: How Deforestation Increases the Risk of Disease Outbreaks Like COVID-19 (Global Citizen)

05/13/20: ‘Deforestation, Exploitation of Wildlife Leads to Pandemics like Covid-19’: Epidemiologist (Hindustan Times)

05/12/20: “We Don't Know What Else is Out There." Five Ways New Diseases Emerge—and What We Can Do About Them (Ensia)

05/09/20: Wildlife Habitat Destruction and Deforestation Will Cause More Deadly Pandemics like Coronavirus, Scientists Warn (CNBC)

05/09/20: Hunting Zoonotic Diseases Before an Outbreak (Freethink)

05/07/20: 'Promiscuous Treatment of Nature' will Lead to More Pandemics – Scientists (The Guardian)

05/07/20: Understanding Zoonotic Diseases: ‘Humans Tend to Be Naive to Emerging Viruses’ (DownToEarth)

05/06/20: Yolo County Bats Are No Cause for Concern (Woodland Daily Democrat)

05/05/20: 'Tiger King' Star Says America's Unregulated Zoos Could Be putting Thousands of Tigers at Risk of COVID-19 (Newsweek)

05/05/20: Stopping The Next Pandemic: Catching Animal Viruses Before They Mutate To Infect Humans (KUNR Public Radio)

05/04/20: The Documentary - The Virus Hunters (BBC World News)

04/29/20: Deadly Leaps (Grist)

04/27/20: Can California Bats Carry COVID-19? It's Unclear, But Experts Say They're More Likely To Catch It From Humans Than Spread It (CapRadio)

04/26/20: The virus hunters who search bat caves to predict the next pandemic (CNN)

04/24/20: Global Virus Tracking by Science Consortium: One Health Institute's Jonna Mazet Discusses their Work (Finding Genius Podcast)

04/24/20: Breaking down the Amazon: how deforestation could drive the next pandemic (Greenpeace Unearthed)

04/22/20: The Ecological Vision That Will Save Us (Nautilus)

04/21/20: Exploitation of wildlife is the fast track to more infectious diseases (Australia's Science Channel)

04/21/20: China Bat Expert Says Her Wuhan Lab Wasn’t Source of New Coronavirus (The Wall Street Journal - requires online subscription)

04/21/20: Environmental Destruction Brought Us COVID-19. What It Brings Next Could Be Far Worse. (HuffPost)

04/19/20: Virus Spillover (BBC News)

04/18/20: Bats Spread Viruses: But They are No Worse in this Respect than Other Species (The Economist)

04/16/20: Coronavirus: Si Queremos Evitar Que Los Virus Se Transformen en Pandemias Debemos Cambiar Radicalmente Nuestros Patrones de Consumo (BBC News: Mundo - Sp)

04/16/20: Q&A — Epidemiologist Jonna Mazet/Infectious Disease: Making — And Breaking — The Animal Connection (Knowable Magazine)

04/15/20: There are More Viruses than Stars in the Universe. Why Do Only Some Infect Us? (National Geographic)

04/14/20: Don’t Blame the Pangolin (Open Forum - Australia)

04/14/20: Supply Chain Team Quick, Creative Amid Pandemic (UC Davis Dateline)

04/13/20: The Link Between Viruses, Habitat Destruction and Climate Change (Canada's National Observer)

04/12/20: Trump, Congress Scramble to Revive Virus-Hunting Agency that was Marked for Cuts (The Los Angeles Times)

04/10/20: We Probably Won't See the Next COVID-19 Coming (Popular Science)

04/10/20: To Prevent the Next Pandemic, Scientists Search for Animal Zero (The Verge)

04/10/20: Down to Earth: Zoonotic Disease (NBC - San Diego)

04/09/20: Covid-19 – The Threats to Refugees (BBC Sounds: Science in Action - Interview with Dr. Kreuder Johnson begins at 8:12)

04/09/20: Wildlife Exploitation = Infectious Disease Risk (Cosmos)

04/09/20: We Owe This Pandemic Partly to Ourselves (Scientias - Netherlands)

04/09/20: To Prevent the Next Pandemic, Leave Animals Alone (Gizmodo)

04/08/20: The Mystery of How a Tiger Caught Covid-19 has Experts Chasing their Tails (The Washington Post - requires online subscription)

04/08/20: Coronavirus - Exploiting Nature 'Drives Outbreaks of New Diseases' (BBC News)

04/08/20: Want to Stop the Next Pandemic? Start Protecting Wildlife Habitats (Bloomberg)

04/08/20: It's Not the Bat's Fault (De Groene Amsterdammer - Netherlands)

04/08/20: Human Encroachment on Animal Habitats Risks More Global Pandemics, Study Says (The Telegraph)

04/07/20: Animals And COVID-19 Susceptibility (CapRadio: Insight)

04/07/20: Deforestation Isn't Just an Environmental Problem. It's a Public Health Crisis. (ABC News)

04/07/20: As Humans Take Animals’ Territory, Greater Risk of Contagions like Coronavirus Being Transmitted (The San Francisco Chronicle - requires online subscription)

04/07/20: Human Impact on Wildlife to Blame for Spread of Viruses, Says Study (The Guardian)

04/07/20: Risk of Virus Spillover from Animals to Humans Increases through Wildlife Exploitation and Domestication (Newsweek)

04/07/20: A Real Life 'Contagion': Humans May Be to Blame for Viruses Jumping from Animals to Us (CNN)

04/07/20: Human Exploitation of Wildlife and their Habitats is Directly to Blame for the Increased Spread of Viruses from Animals to Humans, Study Claims (The Daily Mail)

04/06/20: Spillover (This Podcast Will Kill You)

04/06/20: Coronavirus - One Virus Caused Covid-19. Scientists Say Thousands More are in Waiting (South China Morning Post)

04/05/20: COVID-19: The Front Line of Facts and Predictions (A Shot in the Arm Podcast)

04/05/20: Why is America Pulling Back Those Tracking Future Pandemics (Ozy)

04/05/20: Missed lessons from the Ebola Outbreak (KCWR: Second Opinion)

04/03/20: Why the Coronavirus Slipped Past Disease Detectives (Scientific American)

04/02/20: Trump Administration Ended Pandemic Early-Warning Program to Detect Coronaviruses (The Los Angeles Times)

04/02/20: Virus Hunters Hobbled as Pandemic Broke Out Get Emergency Reprieve — For Now (NBC - Boston)

04/01/20: Feds Extend Program that Focuses on Viruses Transmitted from Animals to Humans, Amid Coronavirus (Just the News)

03/31/20: Ball Python Exports Raise Concerns as Demand for the Popular Pet Grows (National Geographic)

03/31/20: UC Davis Laboratory Receives Extension to Continue Coronavirus Research (Fox 40 News)

03/30/20: What Do California Otters and Virginia Opossums Have In Common? (Atlas Obscura)

03/30/20: Counties Without Coronavirus are Mostly Rural, Poor (ABC News)

03/29/20: Disease Patterns and Planetary Health (KCWR: Second Opinion)

03/29/20: How Cat Poop Kills California Sea Otters (The Good Men Project)

03/28/20: Full Frame: Widespread with Jonna Mazet (CGTN America)

03/26/20: Can I Get COVID-19 From My Dog? 6 Questions About Pets and the Coronavirus Answered by Experts (KQED)

03/20/20: Gov. Newsom Leaves Out Key Context In Claim 56% Of Californians Will Get Infected With Coronavirus (CapRadio: Insight)

03/19/20: UC Davis Researchers Working on Preventing Spread of Diseases like Coronavirus (ABC 10 News)

03/18/20: 'Tip of the Iceberg': Is Our Destruction of Nature Responsible for Covid-19? (The Guardian)

03/17/20: Five Questions on Infectious Disease Research and Policy with Dean Lairmore (Agri-Pulse)

03/15/20: Season 3, Episode 3, A Real-time Discovery of the First Case of COVID-129 in Nepal (HBO Axios)

03/13/20: Schools Shut Down in Massive Numbers Across California Amid Coronavirus Fears (CalMatters)

03/12/20: The Man Who Saw the Pandemic Coming (Nautilus)

03/12/20: Here’s How COVID-19 Compares to Past Outbreaks (Healthline)

03/12/20: US May Have Already Failed to Contain COVID-19, Experts Say (Salon.com)

03/09/20: What Could Warming Mean for Pathogens like Coronavirus? (Scientific American)

03/06/20: U.S. Coronavirus Fatality Rate Could be Lower than Global Rate So Far (The Washington Post - requires online subscription)

03/03/20: Suspicious Pattern of Coronavirus Infection Hints that Hundreds May Be Undiagnosed (Salon.com)

03/02/20: Coronavirus Update Following Weekend News Of Spread (CapRadio: Insight)

02/28/20: A Pandemic Expert Questions Speed of U.S. Response to Novel Coronavirus (PBS NewsHour)

02/28/20: Why Coronavirus Could Have Slipped Into U.S. Long Before Screenings, Travel Restrictions (The Sacramento Bee)

02/27/20: We Knew Disease X was Coming. It's Here Now. (The New York Times)

02/17/20: Big Science Podcast (SETI Institute)

02/14/20: How Climate Change Could Make Outbreaks Like COVID-19 More Common (CBC Radio)

02/14/20: Wuhan Coronavirus Brings Worldwide Consequences (The California Aggie)

02/12/20: Coronavirus Cases Seemed to Be Leveling Off. Not Anymore. (The New York Times)

02/11/20: Coronavirus Researchers Are Using High-Tech Methods to Predict Where the Virus Might Go Next (Time)

02/07/20: A Smithsonian Team Discovered a New Coronavirus and the Story Behind that Effort Shows What it Takes to Get Ahead of Potential Pandemics (The Washington Post - requires online subscription)

02/07/20: Coronavirus Came from Bats or Possibly Pangolins Amid ‘Acceleration’ of New Zoonotic Infections (The Washington Post - requires online subscription)

02/06/20: Experts Discuss Novel Coronavirus (Facebook Live: UC Davis)

02/06/20: Melting Glaciers and Thawing Permafrost could Release Ancient Viruses Locked Away for Thousands of Years (Newsweek)

01/31/20: California and Coronavirus: Eight Cases Are Confirmed in the State (The New York Times)

01/30/20: 2019-nCoV: Just a Stop on the Zoonotic Highway (Medscape)

01/30/20: Coronavirus Declared Global Health Emergency: Here’s What Californians Need to Know (The Sacramento Bee)

01/29/20: The Next Coronavirus Nightmare Is Closer Than You Think (The Daily Beast)

01/29/20: Coronavirus Update (CapRadio: Insight)

1/26/20: UCD Professor Sheds Light on Coronavirus (Davis Enterprise)

01/26/20: The Pet Buzz week of January 26 - Coronavirus, Groundhogs & Pit Bull Ban in Denver (Pet Buzz Radio)

01/24/20: Your Questions Answered About the Coronavirus (KQED: Forum)

01/24/20: Marburg Virus Found in Sierra Leone Bats (Science Daily)

01/24/20: Ebola-Like Marburg Virus Found in Sierra Leone Bats (SciTech Daily)

01/24/20: Scientists Detect Marburg Virus in Sierra Leone Fruit Bats (News Medical)

01/15/20: Pandemic Prevention Program Ending After 10 Years (JAVMA News)

2019

11/7/19, NBC News, A deadly virus is spreading in marine mammals. Scientists say climate change is to blame.

11/7/19, National Geographic, Deadly virus spreads among marine mammals as Arctic ice melts

10/29/19, Vox, A crucial federal program tracking dangerous diseases is shutting down

10/25/19, The New York Times, Scientists Were Hunting for the Next Ebola. Now the U.S. Has Cut Off Their Funding.

10/10/19, The Sacramento Bee, UC Davis gets $85 million to lead fight to prevent deadly Asian, African pandemics

10/9/19, NPR - Goats and Soda, Zika: Researchers Are Learning More About The Long-Term Consequences For Children

9/27/19, Le Figaro, Virus Hunters Want to Prevent the Next Global Pandemic (FR)

8/28/19, The New York Times, What’s Killing California’s Sea Otters? House Cats

4/15/19, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA), Pre-empting zoonotic disease threats

3/4/19, Geographical magazine, Predicting the unidentified carriers of zika, dengue and yellow fever

2/19//19, Woodland Daily Democrat, UC Davis receives $9M to study ‘zoonotic’ threats

1/24/19, The New York Times, Deadly Ebola Virus Is Found in Liberian Bat, Researchers Say

1/8/19, The Telegraph: 'Virus hunters' identify common European birds as hosts of deadly Asian disease

1/7/19, Daily Mail: Where Will the World’s Next Zika, West Nile or Dengue Come From?

12/24/18, The New York Times: Marburg Virus, Related to Ebola, Is Found in Bats in West Africa

12/20/18, The Washington Post: Deadly Marburg virus found in bats in Sierra Leone

12/12/18, ScienceDaily: Tiny tech tracks hummingbirds at urban feeders

10/5/2018, The Telegraph: Virus hunters: Meet the scientists searching for Disease X

9/10/18, ABC10: Geek Lab: Climate and carbon 

9/10/18, CapPublicRadio: Preparing Agriculture For the Climate of the Future 

9/7/2018, The New York Times: Hundreds of Seals Are Dying on the New England Coast

7/27/18, Stat: New Ebola species is reported for first time in a decade

7/10/2018, The Telegraph: Virus hunters identify two new pathogens in Myanmar

7/9/2018, The New York Times: Orcas of the Pacific Northwest Are Starving and Disappearing

7/5/2018, The Tribune: Want to ditch plastic straws? Try sipping out of a hay stem — for real

6/26/2018, El Mercurio, Dogs are a serious problem for their attacks on livestock (en Español)

6/24/2018, The Guardian, Scientists aim to stop the devastation of Zika-like pandemics

6/22/2018, Audobon: This Common Form of Plastic Pollution Is a Menace to Birds

3/19/2018, The California Aggie, Is the end of the pandemic era approaching?

2/26/18, CNBC: Scientists launch an ambitious effort to find viruses lurking in the wild that could cause pandemics

1/25/2018, Smithsonian Magazine, Can Virus Hunters Stop the Next Pandemic Before It Happens?