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Detroit Free Press
Habitat management allows diverse species to thriveThis story is provided and presented by our sponsor. How do we preserve Michig
Habitat management allows diverse species to thrive
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
This story is provided and presented by our sponsor. How do we preserve Michigan’s wildlife for future generations? We do it together, one habitat at a time. “From forest managers and farmers to hunters and biologists, Michigan is committed to... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Local lake levels nearing record lowswater in the area have sparked concern. “The lake is just above historical low
Local lake levels nearing record lows
Cold Lake Sun / Posted yesterday
water in the area have sparked concern. “The lake is just above historical lows right now,” said Cold Lake Mayor Craig Copeland. While Cold Lake has seen summers with lower water levels, the current state of the massive reservoir is still causing... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
How to stay safe in alligator countryon the rise, increased interactions — mixed with a healthy dose of fear and mis
How to stay safe in alligator country
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
on the rise, increased interactions — mixed with a healthy dose of fear and misunderstanding — are all but guaranteed. Wildlife officials say they have no population estimate for how many alligators inhabit woods, swamps and even backyards in... Read more
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The Maui News
Park to target feral animals in hopes of saving endangered onescall for the eradication of the habitat-damaging animals and non-native plants
Park to target feral animals in hopes of saving endangered ones
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
call for the eradication of the habitat-damaging animals and non-native plants inside 2,115 acres of mostly national park land that will be fenced in. The natural habitat restoration will involve directing the feral animals outside the fence line... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
How to stay safe in alligator countryFear region, increased interactions -- mixed with a healthy dose of fear and mi
How to stay safe in alligator country
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Fear region, increased interactions -- mixed with a healthy dose of fear and misunderstanding -- is all but guaranteed. Wildlife officials say they have no population estimate for how many alligators inhabit woods, swamps and even backyards in... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Controlling elodea with dataup to 8 feet, elodea can fill up a water body’s volume, increase its sedimentat
Controlling elodea with data
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
up to 8 feet, elodea can fill up a water body’s volume, increase its sedimentation and deplete its oxygen. When state wildlife managers began to take note of elodea’s ecological damage — around 2009, when the plant was found in Chena Slough... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Hollis finds habitat for endangered turtlesPond Road in Hollis may benefit a vulnerable population in town. Officials hav
Hollis finds habitat for endangered turtles
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Pond Road in Hollis may benefit a vulnerable population in town. Officials have found a possible secluded habitat for Blanding’s turtles, which New Hampshire Fish and Game considers an endangered species, as part of a larger effort to find... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Florida panther found dead in Collier Countyof Southwest Florida. (Vonna Keomanyvong/Staff) An 11-year-old female panther
Florida panther found dead in Collier County
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
of Southwest Florida. (Vonna Keomanyvong/Staff) An 11-year-old female panther was found dead Wednesday on private land north of the Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge. She was collared and listed as Florida panther 215, and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
How to stay safe in alligator countryregion, increased interactions -- mixed with a healthy dose of fear and misunde
How to stay safe in alligator country
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
region, increased interactions -- mixed with a healthy dose of fear and misunderstanding -- is all but guaranteed.

Wildlife officials say they have no population estimate for how many Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
How to stay safe in alligator countryregion, increased interactions -- mixed with a healthy dose of fear and misunde
How to stay safe in alligator country
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
region, increased interactions -- mixed with a healthy dose of fear and misunderstanding -- is all but guaranteed.

Wildlife officials say they have no population estimate for how many Read more

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Peninsula Clarion
Controlling elodea with dataup to 8 feet, elodea can fill up a water body’s volume, increase its sedimentat
Controlling elodea with data
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 days ago
up to 8 feet, elodea can fill up a water body’s volume, increase its sedimentation and deplete its oxygen. When state wildlife managers began to take note of elodea’s ecological damage — around 2009, when the plant was found in Chena Slough... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Wildlife officers kill eight of the 17 black bears in Fort McMurrayWildlife officers have been forced to kill eight of the 17 black bears captured
Wildlife officers kill eight of the 17 black bears in Fort McMurray
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Wildlife officers have been forced to kill eight of the 17 black bears captured since the Fort McMurray forest fire. The number is not too dissimilar to previous years, said Brendan Cox, spokesman for the province's Fish and Wildlife Enforcement... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Pond Renovations at McKinley, William Land Parks Will Put Dozens of Turtles Up for AdoptionSACRAMENTO — The city is getting ready to renovate ponds at William Land Park a
Pond Renovations at McKinley, William Land Parks Will Put Dozens of Turtles Up for Adoption
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 8 days ago
SACRAMENTO — The city is getting ready to renovate ponds at William Land Park and McKinley Park, putting dozens of turtles up for adoption. The work is scheduled to start in two weeks, but renovations on McKinley Park’s pond might get pushed... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why India’s tiger count may not paint the true picture of big cat numberswas scheduled for the day – the department would train us on how to take a cens
Why India’s tiger count may not paint the true picture of big cat numbers
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
was scheduled for the day – the department would train us on how to take a census of tigers inside the Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park. Over the next few hours, Arumugam, a forest department biologist, taught us how to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The Marquesas Keys: West of Key WestThe Marquesas Keys, a doughnut-shaped island chain 25 miles west of Key West, w
The Marquesas Keys: West of Key West
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
The Marquesas Keys, a doughnut-shaped island chain 25 miles west of Key West, were formed by a meteorite whose impact created the two-mile-wide lagoon perfectly surrounded by land. Technically, they are the backcountry of the Florida Keys, but they... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Neighbors fight geoduck farm in state’s shellfish heartlandCove, ChangMook Sohn, has approached Taylor Shellfish about staffing a proposed
Neighbors fight geoduck farm in state’s shellfish heartland
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
Cove, ChangMook Sohn, has approached Taylor Shellfish about staffing a proposed 1.1-acre geoduck farm on his private tidelands. Based in Mason County, Taylor Shellfish is the country’s largest shellfish farmer and harvests about 700,000 pounds of... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Groups seek to protect rare butterfly whose only home is San Juan IslandFRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. — In the grasslands on south San Juan Island, several patc
Groups seek to protect rare butterfly whose only home is San Juan Island
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. — In the grasslands on south San Juan Island, several patches of bright yellow flowers are fenced off from the rest of the landscape. The flowering plants are considered weeds by many, but to the island marble butterfly, they're... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Neighbors fight geoduck farm in state's shellfish heartlandis ChangMook Sohn, who has approached Taylor Shellfish about staffing a propose
Neighbors fight geoduck farm in state's shellfish heartland
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
is ChangMook Sohn, who has approached Taylor Shellfish about staffing a proposed 1.1-acre geoduck farm on his private tidelands. Based in Mason County, Taylor Shellfish is the country's largest shellfish farmer and harvests about 700,000 pounds of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Groups seek to protect rare butterfly on San Juan IslandBy Kimberly Cauvel, The Associated Press FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. (AP) - In the gr
Groups seek to protect rare butterfly on San Juan Island
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
By Kimberly Cauvel, The Associated Press FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. (AP) - In the grasslands on south San Juan Island, several patches of bright yellow flowers are fenced off from the rest of the landscape. The flowering plants are considered weeds by... Read more
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The Columbian
Neighbors fight geoduck farm in Washington’s shellfish heartlandis ChangMook Sohn, who has approached Taylor Shellfish about staffing a propose
Neighbors fight geoduck farm in Washington’s shellfish heartland
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
is ChangMook Sohn, who has approached Taylor Shellfish about staffing a proposed 1.1-acre geoduck farm on his private tidelands. Based in Mason County, Taylor Shellfish is the country’s largest shellfish farmer and harvests about 700,000 pounds of... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
New wolf, OR-33, travels to Southern OregonKLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Wildlife officials have confirmed that a fifth radio
New wolf, OR-33, travels to Southern Oregon
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 12 days ago
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Wildlife officials have confirmed that a fifth radio-collared gray wolf has made its way to Klamath County. The 2-year-old male wolf, designated OR-33, dispersed from the northeastern Oregon Imnaha Pack in January. Tom... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
New wolf, OR-33, travels to Southern OregonKLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Wildlife officials have confirmed that a fifth radio
New wolf, OR-33, travels to Southern Oregon
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Wildlife officials have confirmed that a fifth radio-collared gray wolf has made its way to Klamath County. The wolf is suspected in the recent deaths of two goats and a lamb in Jackson County. The 2-year-old male wolf,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tiny creature, big effort: Once thought extinct, Pacific pocket mouse released into Laguna parkCoast Wilderness Park as part of a yearslong effort to bring the smallest mouse
Tiny creature, big effort: Once thought extinct, Pacific pocket mouse released into Laguna park
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
Coast Wilderness Park as part of a yearslong effort to bring the smallest mouse in North America back to a coastal highlands where it once thrived but hasn’t been seen in decades. Generations of development – subdivisions, shopping malls and... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Cal Fire Crews Keep Close Eye on Planned Burn in Napa Countyand caused the evacuation of 19,000 people. The intentional fire to get rid of
Cal Fire Crews Keep Close Eye on Planned Burn in Napa County
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 12 days ago
and caused the evacuation of 19,000 people. The intentional fire to get rid of invasive star thistle from the Knoxville Wildlife Preserve could not have been done last year when fires during the fourth year of drought ate up resources and the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why isn't there an alligator warning sign on beach where boy died?of alligators where a two-year-old boy was dragged to his death. The sign on th
Why isn't there an alligator warning sign on beach where boy died?
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
of alligators where a two-year-old boy was dragged to his death. The sign on the beach at the Grand Floridian hotel in Orlando where the youngster was grabbed only warns guests of the steep drop-off The Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, which... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
1.3 million wild alligators in Florida but attacks rareof a two-year-old boy who was grabbed by an alligator in front of his family du
1.3 million wild alligators in Florida but attacks rare
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
of a two-year-old boy who was grabbed by an alligator in front of his family during a vacation at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, officials said. The child was snatched by the alligator as he played at the water's edge on Tuesday night... Read more
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Mashable
Cows, spiders and dogs kill more people in the U.S. than alligatorsthrashing. They are also extraordinarily rare incidents in the U.S. The attack
Cows, spiders and dogs kill more people in the U.S. than alligators
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
thrashing. They are also extraordinarily rare incidents in the U.S. The attack on Tuesday night at a Disney resort in Orlando was, by all accounts, a parent's worst nightmare. A two-year-old boy standing just inside the water's edge was grabbed... Read more
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Island Packet
The likely reason why alligator lurking in a Disney lake snatched a toddlera lake in a Disney resort Tuesday was likely mistaken for prey at a time of nig
The likely reason why alligator lurking in a Disney lake snatched a toddler
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
a lake in a Disney resort Tuesday was likely mistaken for prey at a time of night when the reptiles tend to actively feed, wildlife experts said Wednesday. The 2-year-old boy, vacationing with his family at the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa near... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Patagonia's Ibera Wetlands: the South American rival to the Okavango Deltaare stories of 50-strong herds forcing jaguars to escape up trees. We duck down
Patagonia's Ibera Wetlands: the South American rival to the Okavango Delta
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
are stories of 50-strong herds forcing jaguars to escape up trees. We duck down as they approach. I’m deep in the Ibera wetlands of north-eastern Argentina. Like Brazil’s better-known Pantanal, about 620 miles to the north, this watery wilderness... Read more
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WA Today
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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The Courier
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
15 related stories
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The Young Witness
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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The Age
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Do you know someone who has been honoured this year?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Manning River Times
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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The North West Star
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full listthe health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the perf
Queen's Birthday Honours 2016: the full list
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
the health care sector, and to medical research, higher education, and the performing arts. Dr Richard Ian Charlesworth Nedlands, WA. For distinguished service to sport, particularly field hockey, through coaching and mentoring roles for men's and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Alaskan backcountry beckons wild at heartdelay led me to cancel my planned trip outside the park, but my optimism remain
Alaskan backcountry beckons wild at heart
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
delay led me to cancel my planned trip outside the park, but my optimism remained. Animal instinct Unrestricted views of wildlife are part of Denali’s draw. Hiking the gravel bank of a river, I spotted a caribou less than 50 feet in front of me.... Read more
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The Hindu
Ken-Betwa project, a threat to wildlife?Wildlife Board has constituted a committee to study impact on wildlife An ambi
Ken-Betwa project, a threat to wildlife?
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
Wildlife Board has constituted a committee to study impact on wildlife An ambitious project to link Ken and Betwa rivers has become a stage for a unique man-animal conflict. Proponents of the project, led by the Union Water Ministry, say that the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Gene editing to alter entire species gets limited backing from science panelmalaria-carrying mosquitoes that cause the deaths of 300,000 African children e
Gene editing to alter entire species gets limited backing from science panel
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
malaria-carrying mosquitoes that cause the deaths of 300,000 African children each year or invasive rodents that damage island ecosystems. But some experts have warned the technique could lead to unforeseen harm to the environment. Some scientists... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Orca strands herself on aquarium platform in 'unsettling' scene in SpainThe killer whale sits atop a concrete platform at a Canary Island aquarium, bel
Orca strands herself on aquarium platform in 'unsettling' scene in Spain
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
The killer whale sits atop a concrete platform at a Canary Island aquarium, belly squashed and head slowly bobbing for three minutes of grainy footage. The Dolphin Project, the nonprofit animal-advocacy organization that released the video, says the... Read more
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