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Drought Hits Bird Breeding at Ranganathittu Sanctuary
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, environment )

Anna
- 16 days ago - newindianexpress.com
Consecutive droughts, erratic monsoons and the trickling flow of water from Krishnaraja Sagar (KRS) dam have had an adverse impact on avian life at the famed Ranganathittu bird sanctuary near the city.
The Early Birds Might Be Crowding Out the Bees
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection )

Anna
- 10 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
As humans expand, nesting space contractsâEUR"and competition heats up
Trust Receives Bird Conservation Grant
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, conservation, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 17 days ago - thedalleschronicle.com
Columbia Land Trust has been awarded a $5,000 grant from The Land Trust Bird Conservation Initiative, a group formed in 2013 by Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Land Trust Alliance.
Hornby's Storm-Petrels Have Found a Home in the Driest Place on the Planet
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Anna
- 1 day ago - audubon.org
In Chile, a group of volunteer birders found the first-ever recorded nests of this mysterious bird 46 miles away from the coast in the Atacama Desert.
Mysterious Illness Kills Sea Birds En Masse on Cape Cod
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Anna
- 17 days ago - nbcboston.com
Wildlife veterinarians have been responding to an unexplained die-off of Northern Gannets on Massachusetts' South Shore and Cape Cod.
Breeding Pairs of Birds Cooperate to Resist Climate Change
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment )

Anna
- 20 days ago - eurekalert.org
Most bird chicks need parental care to survive. In biparental species the chicks have greater chances of success if both parents participate in this task, especially under hostile situations. An international team of scientists has revealed that when
This 99-Million-Year-Old Bird Coexisted With Dinosaurs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection )

Anna
- 17 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
The tiny bird is a big find for paleontologists
Birds: Biodiversity Sites Threatened By Water Diversion, Development, Report Finds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment )

Anna
- 22 days ago - smh.com.au
Of 315 so-called key biodiversity areas around Australia, 19 are listed by BirdLife as in danger, up from 12 in 2014.
Murray-Darling Basin's Water Birds in Dramatic Decline
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment )

Anna
- 20 days ago - abc.net.au
New research has found a dramatic decline in water birds in the Murray-Darling Basin, with numbers down about 70 per cent in the past three decades.
An Afghan Bird Refuge Comes Back to Life After Decades of Neglect
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, environment, wildlife )

Anna
- 7 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Just south of the Afghan capital, on a busy road lined with car repair shops, goat corrals and garbage pits, a narrow lane opens unexpectedly onto a small natural wonder âEUR" a picturesque, nearly hidden marsh that is known only to a few Afghans
Elephants Run To Greet A New Rescued Baby Elephant At Refuge
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, baby elephant, refugee, herd, elephant nature parl, animals, environment, interesting, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 25 days ago - happiest.net
Watch as an entire herd rushes to greetings a new rescued baby elephant, named âEUR~Dok GeawâEUR(TM) at an Elephant Nature Park.
This Simple Invention Is Saving So Many Animals VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: invention saving animals, pools, wildlife, animals, environment )

Lone
- 2 days ago - thedodo.com
Mason found out that there are millions of pools across the country and an estimated 100,000 more are built each year. ThatâEUR(TM)s a lot of potential for little wild lives to be lost.
Stephen Hawking: 'I Am Convinced That Humans Need to Leave Earth'
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Lone
- 2 days ago - ecowatch.com
"It is time to explore other solar systems," Hawking continued. "Spreading out may be the only thing that saves us from ourselves. I am convinced that humans need to leave Earth."
Frightened Wild Puppy Finds The Perfect Man To Help Her
Offbeat  (tags: dingo, rescued, wild dog, animals, environment, dogs )

Lone
- 18 days ago - thedodo.com
the dog, a dingo now named Manuka, was clearly starving âEUR" her bones stuck out, and her fur was thin and patchy due to malnutrition.
Baby Elephant Collapses in Middle of the Road. Now Watch the Entire Herd Come Save It *** VIDEO ***
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, herd, animals, environment )

Lone
- 15 days ago - weloveanimals.me
Humans arenâEUR(TM)t the only ones that understand the importance of family. Animals have strong familial bonds too!
 

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