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Serious Concern for Florida Manatees
Animals  (tags: manatee, manatees, savethemanatee.org, sirenians, extinction, overpopulation, marine wildlife, politics, mammals, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, investigation, suffering, society, wildlife, habitat, AnimalWelfare, animals )

Julie
- 2005 days ago - prlog.org
Who Else Wants To Help Save The 3,200 That Occupy The Florida Coast? American Tourism, Leisure Water Activities, and the Fishing Industry are the main causes of the Decline of Manatees... *For more info, please visit savethemanatee.org
It Takes Just One Village to Save a Species
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, wildlife, mammals, protection, goodnews, habitat, conservation )

Tom
- 2037 days ago - nytimes.com
Long ago, in the poverty-stricken hills of southern China, a village banished its children to the forest to feed on wild fruits and leaves. Years later, when food stores improved, the children's parents returned to the woods to reclaim their young...
BAT DEATHS MYSTIFY SCIENTISTS!
Animals  (tags: bats, disease, mammals, wildlife, endangered )

Vicky
- 2068 days ago - nature.org
By Darci Palmquist "The floor of the cave was littered with dead bats." 95% of insect-eating bat populations could be lost in the very near future! Read more here: http://www.nature.org/tncscience/misc/art 24417.html
PHOTOS: Top Ten New Species of 2007 Named
Animals  (tags: new species, insects, mammals, plants, protection, environment, habitat )

Cher
- 2133 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The list of the International Institute for Species Exploration's (IISE's) top ten new species of 2007, which was released in May 2008.
New Mammal Record for Ireland
Animals  (tags: shrews, Ireland, mammals, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2183 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Even well studied island communities of terrestrial mammals are vulnerable to species introductions that may in turn lead to ecological degradation and loss of native species.
Wildlife: Where Mammals No Longer Tread
Animals  (tags: mammals, extinction, wildanimals, worldwide range, threatened )

Simone
- 2184 days ago - defenders.org
Ever wonder where all the wild things are? Here's where some of the big ones aren't: on 80% of their former worldwide range, according to a new study published in the Journal of Mammalogy. And because big mammals affect their surroundings in equally
Explore Further : Mammals
Animals  (tags: mammals, info, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2185 days ago - bbc.co.uk
There are around 4,680 species of mammal. Of these: 289 are marsupials, three are monotremes (egg-laying) and the rest are placentals. 1,999 (nearly half) are rodents and about 900 (nearly a fifth) are bats.
Lactation
Animals  (tags: mammals, lactation, milk, mammary glands, males, females, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

Cher
- 2185 days ago - bbc.co.uk
One of the mammals' unique features is their mammary glands. All mammals possess them. In females they produce milk, in males they are usually non-functional. Only one male mammal, the Dayak fruit bat, is known to produce milk
Thermal Tricks
Animals  (tags: mammals, temperature, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2189 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Keeping warm when the air temperature is below zero and keeping cool when the air temperature is over 40 degrees centigrade is one of the challenges of being a mammal, as usual, they have come up with a range of solutions.
Top 10 Brains - Mammals Are the Champions
Animals  (tags: animals, brains, mammals, AnimalWelfare, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2193 days ago - news.softpedia.com
The largest brain belongs to the sperm whale: 7 kg (17.5 kg). The blue whale, the largest animal on the planet, being twice longer and thrice heavier, has a brain weighing 5 kg (12.5 pounds).
Whale Attacks Boat And Kills Japanese Fisherman(Graphic) Video
Animals  (tags: death, mammals, fight back, whaleprotection, sadness, killed )

Ginger
- 2251 days ago - evtv1.com
An angry whale attacked a fisherman who was trying to help it and was killed. The entire ordeal was caught on video. The man was found by divers and pronounced dead at the hospital. Dramatic and 100% real.
Black Lion Tamarin - Leontopithecus Chrysopygus: Classified as Critically Endangered (CR B1 + 2abcde, C2a) on the IUCN Red List
Animals  (tags: endangered, wildanimals, monkeys, mammals, environment, habitat, humans, protection, suffering, wildlife, extinction, AnimalWelfare, sadness )

Thunderr
- 2289 days ago - arkive.org
The squirrel-sized black lion tamarin is one of the world's most endangered mammals,this species has glossy black fur with varying amounts of reddish-golden fur on the rump,thighs and base of the tail.Threats:logging,development and cultivation,fire,hunt>
Polar Bear SOS
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, mammals, species, polar bears, bears, arctic, NRDC, Bush )

Catherine
- 2324 days ago - nrdconline.org
Without urgently needed protection, all of Alaska's polar bears could be extinct in less than 50 years -- along with two-thirds of the world's entire polar bear population. Sign Polar Bear SOS Card Now. Together, we must create a nationwide show of suppor
Study Proves That Animals Have Different Personalities - Independent Online Edition > Wildlife
Animals  (tags: personality, animals, distinctive, dogs, cats, pets, shyness, rodents, fish, insects, mammals, birds )

Ceci
- 2517 days ago - environment.independent.co.uk
It will come as no surprise to owners of cantankerous cats or disobedient dogs, but scientists have now confirmed what pet lovers have always known: that each animal has its own distinct personality.
Tell EBay To Stop Selling Slaughtered Bats!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, conservation, bats, mammals, endangered, AnimalWelfare )

Lauren
- 2560 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Bats are MAMMALS, like US, like dogs or cats.They nurse their young,they pollinate fruits & flowers,they help control the insect population.BATS ARE GOOD! Would you buy a dead cat in a frame as "art'? Tell eBay, NO MORE!
 

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