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redOrbit
Blind Mexican catfish species spotted in the US for the first timeblindcat was listed both as an endangered species by the Mexican government and
Blind Mexican catfish species spotted in the US for the first time
redOrbit / Posted 4 days ago
blindcat was listed both as an endangered species by the Mexican government and as a foreign endangered species by the US Fish and Wildlife Service. For years, Hendrickson and his fellow researchers have worked to find additional populations on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Do wild animals that attack people need to die?answer one question: Why did the bear do it? Chris Servheen, the Montana-based
Do wild animals that attack people need to die?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
answer one question: Why did the bear do it? Chris Servheen, the Montana-based grizzly bear recovery coordinator for the US Fish and Wildlife Service, said some bear attacks are deemed "natural" aggression. They occur when a bear is startled or... Read more
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BBC News
Bear cub Snowy killed by car in Grand Teton National Parkout. Park spokesman Andrew White said Snowy probably belonged to 399, but offi
Bear cub Snowy killed by car in Grand Teton National Park
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
out. Park spokesman Andrew White said Snowy probably belonged to 399, but officials are doing a DNA test to be sure. The US Fish and Wildlife Service plans to remove grizzly bears from the threatened species list. There are 600 to 1,000... Read more
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Boonville Daily News
“The great Missouri River - a beneficial catalyst for learning”and various types of recreation. Changing the natural flow of the river (and na
“The great Missouri River - a beneficial catalyst for learning”
Boonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
and various types of recreation. Changing the natural flow of the river (and nature) always has consequences. In 1990 the US Fish and Wildlife Service placed the once common pallid sturgeon on its endangered species list so the Corp has been... Read more
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Boston Globe
The alligator next doorpopulations were fully recovered, ‘‘making it one of the first endangered speci
The alligator next door
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
populations were fully recovered, ‘‘making it one of the first endangered species success stories,’’ according to the US Fish and Wildlife Service. The reemergence of the alligator came at the same time the human population also grew, both in... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Cornered: Mexican wolf management to appease livestock producers may run out the clock on recoverymate and the new alpha male of that pack. The Fox Mountain Pack has a history
Cornered: Mexican wolf management to appease livestock producers may run out the clock on recovery
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
mate and the new alpha male of that pack. The Fox Mountain Pack has a history of livestock depredations, according to the US Fish and Wildlife Service, which manages the species’ recovery. The agency’s field reports from this spring suggest that... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Bureau of Reclamation’s Complicated Situation of Balancing Needs of Fish, Peoplein the last couple of years, there is still concern about water temperature for
Bureau of Reclamation’s Complicated Situation of Balancing Needs of Fish, People
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 12 days ago
in the last couple of years, there is still concern about water temperature for those fish in the summer,” Hunt said. The US Fish and Wildlife Service said seven years ago, there were more than 4 million young Winter-run Chinook salmon in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lion hunters: But we create jobs!from transporting big-game hunting trophies as cargo. To import lion carcasses
Lion hunters: But we create jobs!
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
from transporting big-game hunting trophies as cargo. To import lion carcasses to the US, hunters must prove to the US Fish and Wildlife Service that hunting in the country of origin enhances populations. “I hope that a single incident... Read more
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examiner.com
CBD offering $5000 reward for info on Idaho grizzly poaching caseCentennial Mountains, was protected under the Endangered Species Act, and is th
CBD offering $5000 reward for info on Idaho grizzly poaching case
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
Centennial Mountains, was protected under the Endangered Species Act, and is therefore under the jurisdiction of the US Fish and Wildlife Service, which is offering $5000, and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, which is kicking in $600,... Read more
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Alaska Public
Smartphone apps encourage local involvement in a changing climateclasses on invasive species at UAF’s Cooperative Extension Service in Fairbanks
Smartphone apps encourage local involvement in a changing climate
Alaska Public / Posted 17 days ago
classes on invasive species at UAF’s Cooperative Extension Service in Fairbanks. He and his colleagues teamed up with the US Fish and Wildlife Service and the University of Georgia to develop the Alaska Weeds ID app that helps people identify... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chimpanzee at center of legal rights battle is missing, feared deadby Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) on Septembe
Chimpanzee at center of legal rights battle is missing, feared dead
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
by Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) on September 21. The timing is significant because the US Fish and Wildlife Service elevated the status of captive chimpanzees from threatened to endangered on September 14,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boss in hot water after sacking government worker he forced to sandbag his housewho built a case to force him out. An administrative judge found that Unruh an
Boss in hot water after sacking government worker he forced to sandbag his house
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
who built a case to force him out. An administrative judge found that Unruh and two of Hames’s other supervisors at the US Fish and Wildlife Service fired him in retaliation for whistle-blowing — and ordered him returned to work with back... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tropical Storm bears down on Floridasame time as high tide, creating an even higher risk of severe flooding, said A
Tropical Storm bears down on Florida
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
same time as high tide, creating an even higher risk of severe flooding, said Andrew Gude, manager of the refuge for the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Colin was expected to produce rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches, and forecasters said up to 8... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Florida declares emergency as storm approachesthe same time as high tide, creating even higher risk of severe flooding, said
Florida declares emergency as storm approaches
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
the same time as high tide, creating even higher risk of severe flooding, said Andrew Gude, manager of the refuge for the US Fish and Wildlife Service. "We're taking chain saws home so we can cut our way out of our neighbourhoods and cut our way... Read more
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The Borneo Post
US announces near-total ban on African elephant ivory tradenew rule, which takes effect July 6, “substantially limits” imports, exports an
US announces near-total ban on African elephant ivory trade
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
new rule, which takes effect July 6, “substantially limits” imports, exports and sales of ivory across state lines, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) said. “Today’s bold action underscores the United States’ leadership and commitment to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US announces near-total ban on African elephant ivory tradenew rule, which takes effect July 6, “substantially limits” imports, exports an
US announces near-total ban on African elephant ivory trade
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
new rule, which takes effect July 6, “substantially limits” imports, exports and sales of ivory across state lines, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) said. “Today’s bold action underscores the United States’ leadership and commitment to... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Protected nestling birds injured near elementary schoolaware of the incident and are very sorry. He said he spoke with the employee an
Protected nestling birds injured near elementary school
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 23 days ago
aware of the incident and are very sorry. He said he spoke with the employee and while he couldn't comment if any discipline will be taken, the district will fully cooperate with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, who will be investigating the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US announces near-total ban on trade of African elephant ivorySally Jewell said. The new rule "substantially limits" imports, exports and sa
US announces near-total ban on trade of African elephant ivory
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
Sally Jewell said. The new rule "substantially limits" imports, exports and sales of such ivory across state lines, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) said. However, it does make exceptions for some "pre-existing manufactured" items, such... Read more
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Business Insider
There could be more than 10,000 tigers living in secret across Americathan 350 tigers in AZA-accredited facilities, which are legitimate zoos involve
There could be more than 10,000 tigers living in secret across America
Business Insider / Posted 24 days ago
than 350 tigers in AZA-accredited facilities, which are legitimate zoos involved in conservation. A spokesperson for the US Fish and Wildlife Service tells Tech Insider that they have a similar estimate of more than 10,000 tigers held all over... Read more
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Boston Globe
Stalking a newt to protect a speciesResearchers later determined that species in the United States were vulnerable
Stalking a newt to protect a species
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
Researchers later determined that species in the United States were vulnerable to the infection. And earlier this year, the US Fish and Wildlife Service temporarily banned the import of 201 species of salamanders that pose a danger of carrying the... Read more
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Wired News
The Controversial Science Behind The Yellowstone Grizzly Losing ESA Protectionthem off the list—once their populations become stable, and the threats to thei
The Controversial Science Behind The Yellowstone Grizzly Losing ESA Protection
Wired News / Posted 27 days ago
them off the list—once their populations become stable, and the threats to their habitat are mitigated. Which is why the US Fish and Wildlife Service, pointing to evidence of the recovery of the Yellowstone grizzly, recently proposed “delisting”... Read more

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