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In GaláPagos, An Insidious Threat to Darwin's Finches
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 302 days ago - e360.yale.edu
The birds that have come to be known as Darwin's finches have long intrigued students of evolution. But now a parasitic fly introduced to the Galápagos Islands is threatening the future of one or more of these iconic finch species.
OUCH! Swedish Men Told to Beware Testicle-Munching Fish
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 351 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Experts have warned Swedish men to keep their swimming trunks on if taking a dip in a sound off the country's southern coast, after a South American fish known for attacking testicles was discovered in the area.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Encouraging Growth of Invasive Species
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 385 days ago - forcechange.com
End EPA's approval of invasive grass species as biofuel ingredients
Invasive Species Find a New Way to Sail the Seven Seas
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 386 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) love to latch themselves onto the hulls of boats, go for long rides across oceans and take up new lives in foreign waters where they are usually very unwelcome
INVASIVE SPECIES: Beware the 'Crazy Ants': They'Ll Destroy Your Electronics
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 395 days ago - nbcnews.com
The ants first appeared in the United States in 2002 but have become more of a menace in the past few years, spreading to many areas of the Gulf Coast, particularly Texas and Florida. The ants are obnoxious because they reproduce in large numbers, sometim
AUSTRALIA: Cane Toads Impact on Native Wildlife Worse Than Expected
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 415 days ago - abc.net.au
The first assessment of the impact of cane toads on wildlife in WA's Kimberley region has found the death toll may be even worse than expected.
Hope for Galapagos Wildlife Threatened By Marine Invaders
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 454 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Increasing tourism and the spread of marine invasive non-native species is threatening the unique plant and marine life around the Galapagos Islands.
It's Real: Attack of the Giant African Land Snails in Florida
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 467 days ago - cnn.com
Florida, already threatened with sinkholes, now has a new terror: rat-sized, tire-puncturing snails.
Asian Carp Invasion Reaches Great Lakes
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 478 days ago - mnn.com
Likely evidence has been found in Lake Michigan and Lake Erie.
AUSTRALIA: Cane Toad Invasion Can Be Stopped
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cal
- 583 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Stopping the invasion of toads into Australia's Pilbara region would protect numerous species, including northern Quolls (an endangered cat-sized marsupial carnivore) and many species of goannas and snakes, which are badly affected when toads invade.
FIGHTING INVASIVE SPECIES: Australian Volunteers Take Part in Cane Toad Cull
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, world, invasive species, cane toads, animals, animaladvocates, humans, protection )

Cal
- 838 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Thousands of volunteers in Australia are taking part in a massive cull of cane toads.
AUSTRALIA: Cane Toads Proving Highly Adaptable - Fast Colonisers
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, invasive species, biodiversity, cane toads, habitat )

Cal
- 1046 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Scaling cliffs, swimming extraordinary distances and negotiating cave systems - no wonder the cane toads' colonisation of Australia has been so fast.
AUSTRALIA: Cane Toads on the March South
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, invasive species, cane toads, Australia, protection, humans, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 1216 days ago - bellingencourier.com.au
Cane Toads are regarded as a significant threat to the biodiversity of the Coffs Harbour region."Coffs Harbour's 38 species of native frog are particularly susceptible. Seven of these are listed as threatened under the NSW Threatened Species Conservation
Baby Cane Toads Can Kill Pet Dogs
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, cane toads, warning, killing dogs )

Lone
- 1583 days ago - frasercoastchronicle.com.au
BEWARE the baby cane toads - they're as savage a killer as their bigger and uglier mums and dads. As Fraser Coasters are starting the big clean-up after the recent heavy rain, vets are warning pet owners to be aware of a new danger from hatchling cane
Western Australia Braced for Poisonous Cane Toad Invasion
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cane toads, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1699 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The Australia's Kimberley region is preparing for its first wet season since cane toads crossed the Western Australian border with the Northern Territories earlier this year. The cane toad frontline is currently about 30km east of Kununurra, with
 

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