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Stop Killing Wolves in Alaska, Says Care2 Petition Author

People are killing wolves so other people can kill moose. That is essentially what's going on in Alaska, where the state's Department of Fish and Game (DFG) is shooting wolves from the air as a str…

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Caribou, Bears, Wolves, Whales & More Will Be Protected Under Obama Plan to Create Arctic Wilderness

The coastal plain of America's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is home to some of the world's most magnificent animals. The coastal plain has also been targeted by companies that would like to drill f…

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A Taste of Alaska

I’m writing this at about 38,000 feet in the air (fortunately in an airplane!) returning from a land I’d never been to—Alaska. Specifically Fairbanks, Alaska. I’d been invited by a shamanic colleague,…

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Twin Baby Moose Romp in Sprinkler (Video)

Moose twins - meet sprinker. Sprinkler - good luck! I can't remember the last time I got to play in a sprinkler, but I'm sure I never had permission to stomp all over one. These baby moose twins do…

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What Sled Dogs Tell Us About Mercury

  By Denise Maher from Alternahealthgirl, Moms Clean Air Force guest blogger What will happen if our bodies are continually exposed to mercury? To answer that question, scientists in Alaska…

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Save Wild Salmon (video)

Food Fight: Did you know wild salmon is in danger of genetic modification and serious threats to its habitat? Genetic modification is pending approval in the FDA. A copper mine is being propos…

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7 Best Destinations to See Animals in the Wild

By Sara Novak, Planet Green The most memorable travel I've done in my life has always involved animal viewing. Whether it was the sought-after cheetah in South Africa's Kruger National Park o…

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Man Killed Moose So Hunters Could Shoot Bears, Prosecutors Say

A seven year investigation of a hunting guide allegedly revealed illegal tactics used to lure bears close to hunters so they would have clear and close shots. Simply put, this tactic is known as bear-…

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