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Father Helps Fulfill His Son's Vision to Save Endangered Orangutans
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 11 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
When 12-year-old Griffin Vollemaere was killed in a school bus crash, his family was devastated. Although Griffin was just a teenager, he had a great vision for how he wanted to make an impact on the world. Griffin was an animal rights advocate and had a
EXPOSED! The Miami Seaquarium: Cruel Animal Shows Must Stop!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering )

Cher
- 11 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
It can sometimes feel like you need to take a vacation just from the stress of planning your vacation. It's a tightrope walk to find a place that has a little something for everyone, which can seem almost completely impossible. It needs to be someplace
Wildlife Numbers Plunge By 50% Since 1970 - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, pictures, world, environment, habitat destruction )

Zora
- 12 hours ago - theguardian.com
Habitat destruction and hunting causing huge decline in wildlife population on land, in rivers and in the oceans, a new 'Living Planet' analysis from WWF and the Zoological Society of London reveals
Ten British Wildlife Species in Danger: In Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, interesting, Great Britain )

Zora
- 12 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
A shocking report from the World Wildlife Fund has found that 52 per cent of the world's animals have vanished in 40 years. Here, we take a look at ten British species most at risk of extinction.
Armed Conflict Decimates Tigers, Rhinos, and Swamp Deer in Indian Park
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, armed conflict )

Cher
- 14 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
The human cost of war is horrendous. However, while most attention is focused on the suffering caused to people--and rightly so--an understudied element is the impact on wildlife conservation. This is worrying given that many of the world's conflict zones
President Obama Signs Bill Requiring the U.S. Postal Service to Resume Selling Tiger Stamps, Benefits Imperiled Wildlife
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Cher
- 19 hours ago - goldrushcam.com
President Obama has signed the Multinational Species Conservation Funds Semipostal Stamp Reauthorization Act into law, meaning once again, Americans will be able to purchase the Save Vanishing Species Stamp at post offices and online, with funds going to
Beautiful Trees Around the World: In Pics
Offbeat  (tags: environment, trees, photos, pictures )

Cher
- 20 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
All photographs by Andrea Jones from The Splendour of the Tree, words by Noel Kingsbury (
Why Scare Stories About Disappearing Wildlife Do Matter
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, extinction )

Cher
- 20 hours ago - theguardian.com
The surest way of sending the world to sleep is to give it "a wake-up call". The World Wildlife Fund applies the cliche to "half the Earth's animals" having disappeared in the past 40 years. The cause is chiefly human exploitation and habitat decline.
EU Review of Environmental Laws Raises Concern
Offbeat  (tags: EU, Laws, MEP'S, environment, wildlife, Review )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Space for wildlife is being squeezed as European farmers battle to remain competitive, MEPs will get the chance this week to grill the nominees for Europe's top environment jobs about their green credentials.
What Does the Tiger Say?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, habitat, rescued animals, tigers, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1 day ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Ever wonder what tigers do in their spare time? Well here's your chance to find out! Join us Thursday, October 2 at 11am EDT as we launch our TigerCam at our new big cat habitat at Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch.
7 Reasons Why You Should Never Buy a Hermit Crab!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, Hermit Crabs, wildlife )

Cher
- 1 day ago - peta2.com
Before you stop at that little tiny kiosk at the mall to buy a hermit crab, there's a few things--seven to be exact--that you need to know!
It's More Than A Punchline To An Old Joke.... Just How Do Porcupines Mate?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, porcupines, mating )

Cher
- 1 day ago - wild.enature.com
The Common Porcupine, of course, is known for its sharp quills--excellent for self-defense but intimidating for a suitor. One misstep and . . . ouch! So if you're a porcupine, it's important not to surprise one's partner.
What to Do If You Came Face-to-Face With a Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers )

Cher
- 1 day ago - scroll.in
"Well, you don't do anything," writes Kamlesh Singh, in a thoughtful piece about the relationship between an increasingly urbanised, gentrified man and nature. "It's the tiger that decides."
California Officials Want to Build Freeway Overpass for Cougars! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1 day ago - jrn.com
State transportation officials in California are considering building a freeway overpass designed specifically for use by cougars (also known as mountain lions), and have begun raising funds for the $10 million endeavor.
The Most Awe-Inspiring Photos of the Week From National Geographic #2
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pictures, photos )

Cher
- 1 day ago - greenerideal.com
To help capture the beauty of our planet and its wildlife, we've collected the most awe-inspiring photos that National Geographic has shared on Instagram this week.
 

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