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AllAfrica.com
Game Scouts in Combat Drills At RungwaMajor General Gaudence Milanzi, the Project Manager of Rungwa Game Reserve Said
Game Scouts in Combat Drills At Rungwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Major General Gaudence Milanzi, the Project Manager of Rungwa Game Reserve Saidi Kabanda and the Country Director of the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Tim Davenport. This program is one part of a major effort by the US Government and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S Army Trains 50 Tanzanian Game ScoutsMaj General Gaudence Milanzi, the Rungwa Game Reserve project manager, Mr Saidi
U.S Army Trains 50 Tanzanian Game Scouts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Maj General Gaudence Milanzi, the Rungwa Game Reserve project manager, Mr Saidi Kabanda and the Country director of the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), Mr Tim Davenport. "This training programme was initiated after Ambassador Childress... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
More than 300 tour region, stop in Northville during second annual Cycle Adirondacks eventof bicycles and tents lined up on the Northville Central School District athlet
More than 300 tour region, stop in Northville during second annual Cycle Adirondacks event
The Leader-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of bicycles and tents lined up on the Northville Central School District athletic field. The event organized by the Wildlife Conservation Society, has cyclists and adventure travelers go on a week-long bicycling trip through regions in the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Ocearch says it’s found first-ever great white sharks nurseryunique population of animals. I mean it’s a life stage that really hasn’t been
Ocearch says it’s found first-ever great white sharks nursery
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
unique population of animals. I mean it’s a life stage that really hasn’t been studied very much.” Newton is with the Wildlife Conservation Society and has been studying sharks for 16 years. “The first one was very exciting. And actually... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Shark group makes historic discovery off NY coastHarley Newton. “Because this is a unique population. This life stage hasn’t be
Shark group makes historic discovery off NY coast
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
Harley Newton. “Because this is a unique population. This life stage hasn’t been studied very much.” Newton is with the Wildlife Conservation Society and has been studying sharks for 16 years. “The first one was very exciting. And actually... Read more
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express
British super dogs take on ivory smugglers by helping track down elephants tusksyoung elephants. Dexter and Jenny’s deployment is the result of collaboration
British super dogs take on ivory smugglers by helping track down elephants tusks
express / Posted 3 days ago
young elephants. Dexter and Jenny’s deployment is the result of collaboration between Wagtail UK, based in Wales, and the Wildlife Conservation Society. US-based WCS says the seizures stem from two years’ work training the dogs and their... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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CBS News
Ocearch says it's found first-ever great white sharks birthing siteHarley Newton. “Because this is a unique population. This life stage hasn’t be
Ocearch says it's found first-ever great white sharks birthing site
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
Harley Newton. “Because this is a unique population. This life stage hasn’t been studied very much.” Newton is with the Wildlife Conservation Society and has been studying sharks for 16 years. “The first one was very exciting. And actually... Read more
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Daily Mail
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. 'They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. 'They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use,' said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. 'Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Growth Doesn't Have to Wreck the Planetcalculated a team of researchers from the University of Northern British Columb
Economic Growth Doesn't Have to Wreck the Planet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
calculated a team of researchers from the University of Northern British Columbia, the University of Queensland, the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and six other universities. Oscar Venter of the University of Northern British Columbia,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsAmarasinghe) "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Amarasinghe) "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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The Hindu
Plan B of Thai farmers: unleash bees on rampaging elephantsby beehives. “They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Plan B of Thai farmers: unleash bees on rampaging elephants
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. “They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use,” said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. “Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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CTV News
Thai farmers launch unusual operation to stop elephant raidsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch unusual operation to stop elephant raids
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Farmers launch sting operation against elephant raidsbeehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to us
Farmers launch sting operation against elephant raids
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use,'' said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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CTV News
Thai farmers launch unsual operation to stop elephant raidsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch unsual operation to stop elephant raids
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephants
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. “They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch (bee) sting operation to stop elephants
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. “They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use,” said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. “Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts …... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephantsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephants
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephant raidsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephant raids
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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Daily Herald
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephant raidsby beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to
Thai farmers launch sting operation to stop elephant raids
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
by beehives. "They will have to figure out ways that are cheap for everyone to use," said Tony Lynam of the New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society. "Methods they can set up by themselves such as fences with bells, and guard posts ...... Read more
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ABC News
Breaking Down the Clintons' Foundationsprivate foundation that they use to make their own charitable donations to orga
Breaking Down the Clintons' Foundations
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
private foundation that they use to make their own charitable donations to organizations such as New York Public Radio, the Wildlife Conservation Society, the Children’s Defense Fund and more, according to an aide from Hillary Clinton’s... Read more
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PhysOrg
Human population footprint may be growing more slowlypace one might expect. The scientists, led by Oscar Venter of the University o
Human population footprint may be growing more slowly
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
pace one might expect. The scientists, led by Oscar Venter of the University of British Columbia and Eric Sanderson of the Wildlife Conservation Society, used advances in computing power and satellite imagery to take an updated look at eight... Read more
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New Kerala
Human impact on environment slowed despite economic growth - newkerala.com #109272while slightly shrinking their environmental impacts of land use and infrastruc
Human impact on environment slowed despite economic growth - newkerala.com #109272
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
while slightly shrinking their environmental impacts of land use and infrastructure," co-author Eric Sanderson from Wildlife Conservation Society in New York noted. "These results held even after we controlled for the effects of... Read more
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University of Queensland
Human impact on the world slows despite population growthVenter said. Associate Professor James Watson, of UQ’s School of Geography, Pl
Human impact on the world slows despite population growth
University of Queensland / Posted 5 days ago
Venter said. Associate Professor James Watson, of UQ’s School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management and the Wildlife Conservation Society said it was little wonder that there was a biodiversity crisis. “Our maps show that three... Read more
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PhysOrg
Human footprint surprisingly outpaced by population and economic growthreleased today by a team of researchers from the University of Northern British
Human footprint surprisingly outpaced by population and economic growth
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
released today by a team of researchers from the University of Northern British Columbia, the University of Queensland, the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), and six other universities. The results, published in the journal Nature... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Bicycle tour showcases the Adirondack Parkto Ticonderoga, and by day two they had traveled up to Keeseville. The tour, ca
Bicycle tour showcases the Adirondack Park
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
to Ticonderoga, and by day two they had traveled up to Keeseville. The tour, called Cycle Adirondacks, was started by the Wildlife Conservation Society as an effort to highlight all the park has to offer. "We look for ways that our community... Read more
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PhysOrg
Russian and US scientists collaborate to map migration paths of Arctic breeding birdsof these areas, scientists from The Institute of Biological Problems of the Nor
Russian and US scientists collaborate to map migration paths of Arctic breeding birds
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
of these areas, scientists from The Institute of Biological Problems of the North (Russian Academy of Sciences) and WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) have collaborated to identify vital stopover areas for the dunlin, a shorebird known to... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Mystery of where great white sharks mate may be solved off Long Islandof Long Island that researchers and scientists are trying to solve. Members of
Mystery of where great white sharks mate may be solved off Long Island
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
of Long Island that researchers and scientists are trying to solve. Members of Ocearch along with scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society are hoping to discover if the Long Island shoreline is in fact a nursery for great white... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Adorable baby sea lions born at the Bronx Zooswimming around the Bronx Zoo. The pups, California sea lions, were born in Ju
Adorable baby sea lions born at the Bronx Zoo
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
swimming around the Bronx Zoo. The pups, California sea lions, were born in June and made their public debut Friday, the Wildlife Conservation Society announced. The babies share a father, Clyde. One pup, a baby boy, was born to Indy. Zoo... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Cycle Adirondacks tour begins todayThe catered, seven-day bike tour of the Adirondack Park, created by Wildlife Co
Cycle Adirondacks tour begins today
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
The catered, seven-day bike tour of the Adirondack Park, created by Wildlife Conservation Society, started in Hadley-Lake Luzerne. Organizers say they have 310 participants, double last year's count but still below the original hope for 600 riders.... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘State moving away from traditional sectors for devt’MOUs with international research organisations such as the Smithonian Instituti
‘State moving away from traditional sectors for devt’
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
MOUs with international research organisations such as the Smithonian Institution, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and Wildlife Conservation Society, among others.” Sarawak research efforts have also yielded positive results, one of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Poaching patrol—new ranger methods decrease illegal activitieswildlife poaching, using data to better predict where illegal activities occur
Poaching patrol—new ranger methods decrease illegal activities
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
wildlife poaching, using data to better predict where illegal activities occur in protected areas. Collaborating with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), new patrolling methods were trialled within... Read more
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The Verge
International smuggling ring busted after airport employee caught with 316 tortoises in two bagsbeing cruelly wrenched from their homes and transported around covered in tinfo
International smuggling ring busted after airport employee caught with 316 tortoises in two bags
The Verge / Posted 12 days ago
being cruelly wrenched from their homes and transported around covered in tinfoil like an old burrito. According to the Wildlife Conservation Society, the smugglers had a full supply chain, from the people stealing tortoises in Madagascar to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Farming major threatimmediate threat comes from agriculture and overexploitation," said co-author J
Farming major threat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and overexploitation," said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Earth, he said, has now entered a "mass extinction event" in which species are disappearing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Climate change is NOT the ‘biggest killer’ of wildlifeimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation,' said co-author
Climate change is NOT the ‘biggest killer’ of wildlife
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation,' said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. The Sumatran rhinoceros species has suffered a 50 per cent drop in population numbers over... Read more
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iafrica.com
What threatens wildlife the most?immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author
What threatens wildlife the most?
iafrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Mass extinction event "Unless we tackle these problems now, many species may disappear by... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Guns, tractors threaten wildlife more than climateimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author
Guns, tractors threaten wildlife more than climate
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. "Unless we tackle these problems now, many species may disappear by the time the full impacts... Read more
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The Hindu
Hunting, farming threaten wildlife more than climate: studyimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation,” said co-author
Hunting, farming threaten wildlife more than climate: study
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation,” said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. “Unless we tackle these problems now, many species may disappear by the time the full impacts... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Guns, tractors threaten wildlife more than climateimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author
Guns, tractors threaten wildlife more than climate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. MASS EXTINCTION EVENT "Unless we tackle these problems now, many species may disappear by... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climateimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author
Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climate
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Earth, he said, has now entered a "mass extinction event" in which species are disappearing... Read more
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University of Queensland
Guns, nets and bulldozers driving species lossbecause people are converting their habitat into agricultural lands and overhar
Guns, nets and bulldozers driving species loss
University of Queensland / Posted 18 days ago
because people are converting their habitat into agricultural lands and overharvesting species. The team from UQ, the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) studied information on... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Cycle Adirondacks offers free concerts in 6 townsThe 410-mile road cycling tour, from Aug. 20 to 27, is run by the Wildlife Cons
Cycle Adirondacks offers free concerts in 6 towns
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
The 410-mile road cycling tour, from Aug. 20 to 27, is run by the Wildlife Conservation Society. Each venue is open to the public and offers a beer garden featuring Good Nature Farm Brewery and local food concessions. Entertainment begins at 7 p.m.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climateimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author
Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climate
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation," said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Earth, he said, has now entered a "mass extinction event" in which species are disappearing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climate, study suggestsimmediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation,” said co-author
Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climate, study suggests
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
immediate threat comes from agriculture and over-exploitation,” said co-author James Watson, a biodiversity expert at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Earth, he said, has now entered a “mass extinction event” in which species are disappearing... Read more
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PhysOrg
New analysis shows threats to 8K Red List speciestheir habitat into agricultural lands and overharvesting their populations. Th
New analysis shows threats to 8K Red List species
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
their habitat into agricultural lands and overharvesting their populations. The team, from the University of Queensland, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), studied information on... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak to have National Parks and Wildlife Department next yearOrang Utan, Sapuan was happy to note that its population in the state had incre
Sarawak to have National Parks and Wildlife Department next year
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 days ago
Orang Utan, Sapuan was happy to note that its population in the state had increased, according to reports from the Wildlife Conservation Society. “We have some 1,600 of the primates living in the Orang Utan Sanctuary in Lanjak Entimau... Read more
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