All Discussions Tagged 'conservation' (12)

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Sharks worth more in ocean than in soup, B.C. study finds

Researchers at the University of British Columbia's Fisheries Centre say protecting sharks would lead to a big economic payoff. A study p…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 15, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

Endangered elephant killings rising in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Poisoning or shooting killed many of the 129 critically endangered elephants that have died on Indonesia's Suma…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 15, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

Plan lifts Lower 48 wolf protections

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The Obama administration on Friday proposed lifting most remaining federal protections for gray wolves across the…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 15, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

How Dogs Help Protect Threatened Species

In 2005, the Little Penguin population of Australia's Middle Island dropped to fewer than 10 birds. When volunteers began keeping records i…

Started by A Former Member

2 Jun 15, 2013
Reply by Plinius

Wildlife agency to list all chimps as endangered

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Fish and Wildlife Service Tuesday called for protection of all chimpanzees as endangered, an action that could affe…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 14, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

Darwin's Frogs Are in Steep Decline

Some of nature's most fascinating fathers may be at risk of extinction. Male Darwin's frogs swallow their offspring in the tadpole stage,…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 14, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

Meet the World’s Largest Lethal Bird Trap

Since the time of the pharaohs, Egyptians have raised nets every autumn along the Mediterranean, to capture golden orioles, nightingales an…

Started by A Former Member

3 Jun 8, 2013
Reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

Atlantic puffins in peril in US

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Atlantic puffin population is at risk in the United States, and there are signs the seabirds are in distress i…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 8, 2013
Reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

Endangered Sea Turtles Feed in Potentially Hazardous Parts of Gulf of Mexico

The endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle has been found feeding in the Gulf of Mexico, in waters threatened by oil spills, heavy commercia…

Started by A Former Member

1 Jun 8, 2013
Reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

Madness in the Village of Elephants: 26 Pachyderms Slaughtered

Why I hate human greed so much. -- Dallas In the forest clearing locals call the “Village of Elephants,” or Dzanga Bai, 17 heavily armed…

Started by A Former Member

2 May 17, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

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