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No One Wants Your Used Clothes Anymore
Offbeat  (tags: used clothes, environment, humans, society, unusual )

Lone
- 20 hours ago - bloomberg.com
A once-virtuous cycle is breaking down. What now?
Community Led Initiatives Protect Nature...An Article About Becoming The Change 1/20/2018
Offbeat  (tags: Community Based Initiatives, Ecador, South America, Rights Of Nature, environment, government, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, protection, unusual, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - dailygood.org
In 2008, Ecuador's leadership rewrote its constitution to include the rights of nature, effectively awarding legal rights to the environment. This change was led by many grassroots environmental advocates, including Natalia Greene.
Take the Quiz - HOW TOXIC IS TRUMP?
Offbeat  (tags: quiz, Trump, toxic, environment, Health issues, ethical behaviour, wrong prorities )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - toxictrump.lcv.org
It's been one whole year since Trump took office. In that time, he has proven himself as the most anti-environmental president in history. But what exactly has he done to our environment and public health? Take our quiz to find out how much you know...
Skip the Forced Tiger Safaris and Try These 6 Unique Forest Experiences
Offbeat  (tags: forests, tiger reserves, wildlife, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1 day ago - thebetterindia.com
Home to around 70% of the worldâEUR(TM)s tiger population, India has become a hotspot for local and foreign tourists. Most book safaris in Tiger Reserves and wildlife sanctuaries to catch a glimpse of this majestic cat. Huddled together in open jeeps or canter
I Went to Jail in America for Protecting Bears - All Animals Deserve Respect
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals, killing, animaladvocates, humans )

Cher
- 1 day ago - animalsasia.org
College professor Bill Crain writes from a New Jersey prison where he served 12 days for protesting the killing of 4,000 bears in state culls. Since 2003, the American state of New Jersey has held 10 bear culls which have resulted in the deaths
Eye of the Lion: A Closer Look
Offbeat  (tags: eyes, Mountain Lions, pupils, animals, cats, environment, interesting, wildlife )

Lone
- 2 days ago - knowyourneighbors.net
Mountain lions are crepuscular, meaning that they hunt and are generally most active around dusk and dawn. ItâEUR(TM)s interesting to note that their pupils are rounder than a domestic catâEUR(TM)s, whose pupils close into those distinctive slits during the daytime
Zoo Plays Tinder for Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, mating, matchmaking, breeding, wildlife, protection, environment )

Cher
- 3 days ago - radionz.co.nz
Wellington Zoo is playing matchmaker to two solitude-inclined Sumatran tigers, and are hoping the pair hit it off.
Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, crime, environment, ethics, government, interesting, news, world )

Kathy
- 4 days ago - npr.org
This year, trucks and other heavy-duty motors in America will burn some 3 billion gallons of diesel fuel that was made from soybean oil. They're doing it, though, not because it's cheaper or better, but because they're required to, by law.
Tiger Census Counts Up to 41; Next Phase to Begin Soon
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, census, wildlife, protection, environment )

Cher
- 4 days ago - bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com
Forest department sources said a total of 34 tigers were found in Bandipur and Nagarahole Tiger Reserves and another seven were sighted at the BRT Wildlife Sanctuary.
Tigers on An Island
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, corridors, protection, wildlife, environment )

Cher
- 6 days ago - livemint.com
Protecting forest corridors is essential to ensure the genetic diversity of tigers
Sahara Desert: Snow
Offbeat  (tags: Snow, Sahara desert, rare, news, bizarre, environment, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 6 days ago - bbc.com
The town of Ain Sefra, on the edge of the Sahara desert, was hit by icy weather last week - and even snow. Snowfall is very rare in the Sahara video of rare snow event on site.
Chilly 'Gators Poke Heads Above Ice to Cope With Bitter Cold
Offbeat  (tags: gators, heads above ice, bitter cold, alligators, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 7 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
When the alligators at Shallotte River Swamp Park recently found themselves beneath a sheet of ice as temperatures plunged below freezing, they poked their nostrils above the surface so they could get some air.
Myanmar Delegation Visits RTR to Learn How to Increase Tiger Density in Given Landscape
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, delegation, habitat, protection, environment )

Cher
- 7 days ago - economictimes.indiatimes.com
Myanmar which has single largest tiger landscape of 20,000 square km in the world has just about 30 tigers. In order to meet the global target of doubling the tiger population by 2022, Myanmar delegation has met Wildlife Institute of India (WII)
Photographing The Milky Way.....An Article About The Animals, The Monsters And Beauty of The Southwest Desert, USA
Offbeat  (tags: Desert Beauty, Dark Sky, Milky Way, Animals, Stars, americans, environment, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, unusual, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 8 days ago - desertusa.com
"I'm alone in the desert. IâEUR(TM)m at one of the darkest places on earth according to my map. It's a little scary, I have visions of coyotes, scorpions, and roving gangs of desert hares." The beginning of an article about the beauty of the desert.
 

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