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Amur Tigers in Crisis
Animals  (tags: Tiger, amur, population, crisis )

- 1611 days ago -
Approximately 500 Amur tigers actually survive in the wild, but the effective population is a measure of the genetic diversity of the world's largest cat.
India's Tiger Population 'on the Rise'
Animals  (tags: Tiger, India, population, increase )

- 1617 days ago -
India's tiger population has increased for the first time in decades, a newspaper said yesterday, citing a national tiger census report slated to be released next week.
Amur Tigers in Population Crisis
Animals  (tags: Tiger, Amur, population, endangered )

- 1629 days ago -
The effective population of the critically endangered Amur tiger is now fewer than 14 animals, say scientists.
Otters on Road to Recovery in Andalusia, Spain
Animals  (tags: animals, otters, wildanimals, wildlife, spain, study, research, population, habitat, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1636 days ago -
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.
Support Our Petition to List the African Lion as Endangered - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, lions, african lion, big cats, wildanimals, wildlife, population, protection, endangered species act, conservation, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1640 days ago -
The African lion is headed for extinction. Its population has dwindled by almost fifty percent in only the last three decades. Action must be taken now to save this iconic species. Even as lion populations plummet,lion trophy imports to US are on the rise
Provincial Program Counting Owls
Animals  (tags: animals, owls, birds, bird of prey, wildanimals, wildlife, population, survey program, protection, humans, society, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1642 days ago -
Alberta residents will soon know more about the status of the province's owls, says the executive director of Beaverhill Bird Observatory.The program, which includes the efforts of almost 200 Alberta volunteers,
State's Coyote Population on the Rise
Animals  (tags: animals, coyote, wildanimals, wildlife, population, trapping season, hunting, humans, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1643 days ago -
The western coyote is not indigenous to South Carolina, wildlife biologists say, but this canine visitor seems to have moved in for good. Trapping season for the coyote ended Monday, and though a tally won't be in for a couple of months.
Gray Wolf Population Strong in Central Wisconsin
Animals  (tags: animals, wolf, gray wolf, wildanimals, wildlife, wisconsin, endangered, population, habitat, environment, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1646 days ago -
Wisconsin gray wolf populations are strong, according to a recent Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources report. In 2010, there were 13 wolves sighted in Marathon County, with 10 in Wood and 8 in Portage County, 72 wolves were found dead in the state
Fewer Squirrels Raise Their Furry Little Paws
Animals  (tags: animals, squirrels, red squirrel, mount graham red squirrel, population, protection, conservation, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, habitat, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1647 days ago -
Fewer Mount Graham red squirrels raised their furry little paws during this year's squirrel census, but state wildlife officials insist the species isn't about to skitter off into extinction. They're found only in the Sky Island habitat of the Pinaleños.
Upper Peninsula Wolf Killings Continue But Trend Uncertain
Animals  (tags: animals, wolf, gray wolf, upper peninsula wolf, wildanimals, wildlife, population, habitat, humans, killing, protection, environment, endangered species act, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1647 days ago -
Poachers have shot 6 gray wolves in the Upper Peninsula so far this year,following 3 consecutive years in which the number of illegal wolf killings there has risen,a state official said Friday. Last year's put the Upper Peninsula's wolf population at 557
Endangered Species Act Protection Provided to Rare Penguin Species
Animals  (tags: animals, penguins, rockhopper penguin, southern rockhopper penguin, birds, wildanimals, endangered species act, population, protection, law, endangered, environment, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1648 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced the New Zealand/Australia distinct population segment of the southern rockhopper penguin is now protected as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, following publication of a final listing determination,
New Report Lists 25 Most Endangered Turtle Species; Some Turtle Species Number Less Than 5 Individuals
Animals  (tags: animals, turtles, tortoises, reptiles, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, population, humans, environment, conservation, endangered, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights )

- 1649 days ago -
Decimated by illegal hunting for both food and the pet trade along with habitat loss, many turtle species will go extinct in the next decade unless drastic conservation measures are taken, according to the report, which was released at a regional workshop
Obama Administration Denies Protection to Plains Bison
Animals  (tags: animals, bison, buffalo, american bison, north american bison, wild bison, wildanimals, endangered species act, threatened species, population, protection, humans, law, environment, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1649 days ago -
In response to a petition from a private citizen and a lawsuit from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service decided today that the plains bison does not deserve protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Tell the U.S. Forest Service to Conduct Environmental Review on Mount Graham - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, squirrels, red squirrels, population, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, protection, habitat, environment, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1653 days ago -
There are only about 200 Mount Graham red squirrels left on Mount Graham. Due largely to habitat loss, their numbers are dangerously low. According to the Endangered Species Act, any action producing risk to an endangered species must undergo review,
Experts Report Positive Monarch Numbers This Year
Animals  (tags: animals, monarch butterfly, butterflies, insects, population, wildlife, environment, conservation, animalwelfare )

- 1657 days ago -
Experts report a partial recovery in the annual winter migration of Monarch butterflies to Mexico,following a devastating 75 percent fall last year.WWF Mexico director Omar Vidal said on Monday that the numbers are still below average,but were encouraging

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