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Endangered Sea Otters Have a New Problem: Overpopulation
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, otters )

Cal
- 44 days ago - takepart.com
There are so many of the marine mammals in some parts of California that the habitat simply canâEUR(TM)t hold any moreâEUR"but other otters face a panoply of threats.
Petition #4 (U.S. RESIDENTS ONLY): Overrule New Jersey's Decision to Reinstate the Use of Leghold Traps
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, fur, trapping, leghold traps, raccoons, opossums, beavers, otters, cats, suffering, pain, death, NJ )

Kathy
- 140 days ago - congressweb.com
Does this look "humane" to you? No matter how the New Jersey Fish and Game Council (FGC), New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) and the New Jersey Fur Harvesters sugarcoat it, a rose by any other name...
Petition #2: Overrule New Jersey's Decision to Reinstate the Use of Leghold Traps
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, fur, trapping, leghold traps, raccoons, opossums, beavers, otters, cats, suffering, pain, death, NJ )

Kathy
- 141 days ago - change.org
Does this look "humane" to you? No matter how the New Jersey Fish and Game Council (FGC), New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) and the New Jersey Fur Harvesters sugarcoat it, a rose by any other name...
Petition #1: Overrule New Jersey's Decision to Reinstate the Use of Leghold Traps
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, fur, trapping, leghold traps, raccoons, opossums, beavers, otters, cats, suffering, pain, death, NJ )

Kathy
- 141 days ago - change.org
Does this look "humane" to you? No matter how the New Jersey Fish and Game Council (FGC), New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) and the New Jersey Fur Harvesters sugarcoat it, a rose by any other name...
Otters Worldwide Are in Severe Trouble...
Animals  (tags: otter, otters, iosf )

Paul
- 395 days ago - otter.org
Of the 13 species of otter in the world, 9 are declining 3 species endangered and 2 critically endangered.
WE NEED YOU TO TAKE URGENT ACTION TO STOP INDIANA BRINGING BACK OTTER TRAPPING
Animals  (tags: otter, otters, fur, trapping )

Paul
- 449 days ago - indystar.com
It's the same old story. Otters were reintroduced in an American state after they had hunted them to extinction and now they want to start killing them again. This time it is Indiana.
U.S. Will Let Otters Roam Along Southern California Coastline
Animals  (tags: otters, animals, animal welfare, ggreen, government, wildlife, protection, nature, humans, habitat, animalwelfare, animals, protection, GoodNews, wildlife, wildanimals, environment )

Cal
- 1148 days ago - latimes.com
After 25 years, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service decided to end its program of relocating the mammals, calling the effort a failure. Fishermen complain.
UK---Otters Return to Once-Polluted River Mersey
Animals  (tags: world, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news, animals, otters, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat )

Cal
- 1542 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Otters have returned to the River Mersey, which was once one of the most polluted areas of water in Europe.
Otterly Fascinating, the Giant Otters of Brazil
Animals  (tags: wildlife, otters, habitat, environment, conservation )

Jill
- 1640 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
Bloodcurdling cries shatter the stillness of dusk in the Pantanal, in southern Brazil, as if a pack of wolves were gathering for a hunt.
Preserving Species
Animals  (tags: protection, endangered, leopards, salamandars, cranes, otters, DC )

Nancy
- 1656 days ago - smithsonianscience.org
A story about Asian small-clawed otters and three short films featuring Stanley Cranes, clouded leopard cubs, and salamanders.
Help Defend Otters From Destructive Drilling! Take Action!
Animals  (tags: otters, Alaska, drilling, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, conservation, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Lindsey
- 1724 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Please help save these beautiful otters! Home to imperiled sea otters, whales and sea lions and the world's largest run of sockeye salmon, Alaska's Bristol Bay is a national treasure.
Your Morning Adorable: Giant River Otter Pups at Zoo Miami
Animals  (tags: animals, otters, giant river otter, giant river otter babies, giant otter, wildanimals, zoo wildanimals, zoos, miami, baby animals, conservation, endangered species, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1802 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The birth of two giant river otter pups in Florida earlier this year is big news both for their endangered species and the zoo where they were born. The pups - one male and one female who haven't yet been named - were born at Zoo Miami on Jan. 31.
Otters on Road to Recovery in Andalusia, Spain
Animals  (tags: animals, otters, wildanimals, wildlife, spain, study, research, population, habitat, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1802 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Improved environmental conditions have enabled the otter to spread in Andalusia over the past 20 years. The recovery of populations has been "relatively" slow,in some areas the impact of human activities still prevents the species from gaining a foothold.
Otters Make a Comeback Across the West Midlands.
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, GoodNews, goodnews, OTTERS, otters, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 1867 days ago - birminghammail.net
IN THE 1970s it was feared that the faint splash of an otter gently entering a Midland river would be a sound lost forever because of the toxic effect of pesticides.But the iconic mammal is now making a comeback, according to a new report
What Happened Next? The Otter Resurgence
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, otters, wildlife, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1872 days ago - guardian.co.uk
In May, Jon Henley went in search of one of our most beloved mammals. So have things changed for Britain's otters?
 

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