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Oil Sands Could Threaten Millions of Migratory Birds
Animals  (tags: ducks, tar sands, Boreal Songbird Initiative, oil sands, Alberta, extinction, mallards, piping plovers, whooping cranes, millions of birds )

Dandelion
- 100 days ago - worldwatch.org
An anonymous tip last April alerted Canadian officials to the fact that 500 ducks had mistaken an oil sands company's pollutant-filled reservoir in Alberta as a safe place to land. To the public's dismay, only three birds survived.
Tell the Obama Administration to Prosecute Endangered Species Killers
Animals  (tags: grizzly bears, whooping cranes, California condors, wolves, animalcruelty, abuse, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, ethics, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 138 days ago - action.endangered.org
Tell President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder to drop the McKittrick Policy and treat the killing of endangered species like the crime that it is.
Urge Action on Whooping Crane Shootings ACTION
Animals  (tags: whooping cranes, endangered, wildlife, American Bird Conservancy, animalcruelty )

Nancy
- 438 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Today, a major captive-breeding effort has helped the population rebound to nearly 600 individuals. But these birds are still under threat. A mated pair of Whooping Cranes was recently shot at a crawfish pond in Louisiana. Sadly, both have died from their
Whooping Cranes Head Back to Louisiana
Animals  (tags: animals, whooping cranes, cranes, birds, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, endangered, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1566 days ago - nature.com
Officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisherie are finalizing plans to release a small flock of whooping cranes(Grus americana)in a protected wetland,in what could be a promising step towards long-term viability for an endangered species
Endangered Whooping Cranes Were Shot
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whooping cranes, shot, death, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1590 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Preliminary tests on three dead cranes found at the end of last year conclude that the endangered birds were shot.
Whooping Crane Fly-Over Event This Morning in Dunnellon
Animals  (tags: animals, cranes, whooping cranes, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1594 days ago - abcactionnews.com
DUNNELLON, Fla. - It will be just like a scene from a movie as five endangered whooping cranes and their ultra light aircraft escort are expected to fly over Dunnellon Airport early this morning, weather permitting.
ACTION ALERT: Let's Bring Whooping Cranes Back to Louisiana ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: north america, tallest birds, whooping cranes, reintroduction, conservation, endangered, surivval )

Simone
- 1685 days ago - defendersblog.org
They are the tallest birds in North America... but whooping cranes are in short supply in Louisiana. In fact, these beautiful birds--once native to the state--were eliminated from Louisiana during the last century.
Take Action! Speak Out for Whooping Cranes
Animals  (tags: animals, wildanimals, birds, whooping cranes, birds, protection, habitat, extinction, reintroduction )

Agnes
- 1686 days ago - secure.defenders.org
There are just three wild whooping crane populations in the U.S. and a captive breeding population spread across 12 locations. No wild whooping cranes are now found in Louisiana - despite the abundance of habitat for this amazing bird.
Whooping Cranes May Return to Louisiana
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whooping cranes, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1742 days ago - google.com
The whooping crane -- one of the world's most endangered birds and one of the first animals on the U.S. endangered list -- could be back in Louisiana's wetlands as early as February under a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposal.
Group Fights Texas to Save Whooping Crane
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, birds, whooping cranes, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1901 days ago - courthousenews.com
Texas threatens the survival of the whooping crane by letting too much water be diverted from rivers in the Guadalupe Basin, environmentalists say in Federal Court. More than half of the severely endangered birds winter in the Aransas National Wildlife
Officials Fear Drought, Food Scarcity Could Lead to Mass Die-Off for Texas Whooping Crane Population
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whooping cranes, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1944 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Wildlife officials fear the world's only remaining natural flock of endangered whooping cranes could be at risk of another winter die-off
Winging Their Way South! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whooping cranes, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1977 days ago - wkrg.com
Twenty endangered birds are learning how to migrate to Florida.
Whooping Rane Migration Affected By Unreasonable Weahther Conditions
Animals  (tags: animals, whooping cranes, migration, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1989 days ago - thaindian.com
The Whooping cranes residing in Wood Buffalo National Park of Canada are not migrating as usual to Texas region this year. The delay in migration is largely due to unusually warm weather. Every year, the whooping cranes reach Texas's Arkansas
Endangered Whooping Crane Shot Dead
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whooping cranes, killed, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1990 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Wildlife law enforcement agents with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources are investigating the shooting of an endangered whooping crane in Indiana.
Endangered Cranes Produce Offspring in US
Animals  (tags: animals, whooping cranes, chicks, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2165 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
A pair of endangered whooping cranes that produced a chick in 2006 that now migrates between Florida and Wisconsin has done it again.
 

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