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Tasmanian Tigers Were in Trouble Even Before Humans Came to Australia
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, extinction, environment )

Cher
- 1 day ago - thewire.in
A new study of the genes of a long-dead Tasmanian tiger suggest the animalâEUR(TM)s numbers were dwindling since about 70,000 years ago. But this doesnâEUR(TM)t change the fact that humans drove it into extinction.
Malayan Tigers Need All Our Help
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, wildlife, endangered, extinction )

Cher
- 2 days ago - cleanmalaysia.com
A half century ago there were still around 3,000 tigers in the wild around Malaysia. Today there may well be as few as 250 left, less than a tenth of that figure. And if we donâEUR(TM)t do all we can to save the last few hundred tigers, there wonâEUR(TM)t be any
The Story Behind The Rhino Photo That Went Viral
Offbeat  (tags: Viral Photo, Viral Tweet, Twitter, Northern White Rhino, Extinction, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, unusual, wildlife )

Fiona
- 31 days ago - livescience.com
The tweet went viral on Nov. 6: a photo of a lone rhinoceros, resting with its chin on the dusty ground of a wooden enclosure. "Want to know what extinction looks like? This is the last male Northern White Rhino. The Last. Nevermore."
Recent Wildfires and Hurricanes Are Pushing Endangered Animals to Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: wildfires, hurricanes, endangered animals, extinction, habitat loss, Climate Change, extreme weather phenomens )

Kalliope
- 42 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Species all over the U.S are suffering from the recent onslaught of natural disasters. When a wildfire hits, the effects are unmatched in the sheer extent of devastation and habitat loss, bringing many endangered species to the very brink of extinction.
What Happens To Marine Life And The Deep Sea During A Total Solar Eclipse
Offbeat  (tags: extinction, Extinction Chronicles, animals, cats, dogs, environment, ethics, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, protection, society, unusual, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 117 days ago - theextinctionchronicles.wordpress.com
This article is from the Extinction Chronicles......a blog that late Care 2 Member, Nyack Clancy, told me about. It is grim reading...because it is about species extinction.
Are There More Endangered Bird Species Than We Think?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, women, protection, extinction )

Anna
- 400 days ago - theverge.com
Hundreds of bird species around the world are endangered even though theyâEUR(TM)re not classified as such, according to a new study.
All Gorillas In The Wild Are Now At High Risk Of Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: extinction, gorillas )

Angie
- 620 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Fewer than 3,800 Grauer gorillas remain in the wild. That is a 77 percent decline in population numbers of the largest gorilla subspecies group in 20 years, according to a new report released this week.
New Evidence of Wild Siberian Tigers Found in China
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, sightings, endangered, extinction, wildlife, protection )

Cher
- 707 days ago - zeenews.india.com
Footprints and dead prey from wild Siberian tigers were found at a tree farm in China's Jilin province, suggesting the expansion of the tiger's population and range of activities in China, authorities said on Tuesday.
For Some Yellowstone Bison, the Roaming Ends at the Slaughterhouse
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalwelfare, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, destruction, conservation, environm )

ELIZABETH
- 846 days ago - washingtonpost.com
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. âEUR" Even for a park with a history of unhappy encounters between people and wildlife, 2015 is shaping up as an eventful year for Yellowstone and its bison.
I-Wonder: The Longer View: Instinct for Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Man, endangered, wildanimals, slaughter, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, environment, conservation, extinction, humans, wildlife, suffering )

Ray
- 854 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Man-made problem, From recent uproar over the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe to historical poaching and destruction of habitats, the biggest threat to endangered animals has come from a fellow inhabitant of the earth.
Lake Nipissing Fish Crisis Prompts Protest Rally
Offbeat  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, oceans, water, wildlife, world, protection, nature, humans, abuse, corruption, crime, environment, dishonesty, law, sadness, conservation, endangered, environ )

ELIZABETH
- 858 days ago - baytoday.ca
Dead fish from gill netting being tossed back into the lake or dumped on land. Poaching and gill nets threatened the lake.
Last Legs: The Species With Only a Few Remaining Individuals - Graphic
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, extinction )

Cher
- 917 days ago - theguardian.com
The rate of animal extinction has rocketed in the past half-century, as hundreds - possibly thousands - of species disappear each year. Our graphic indicates some of the species whose numbers have dwindled to a vulnerable few.
EarthTalk: Blood of the Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: books, tigers, extinction, endangered, wildlife, protection )

Cher
- 918 days ago - northdallasgazette.com
Set against the backdrop of China's ascendance to world dominance, Blood of the Tiger tells of a global fight to rein in the forces of greed on behalf of one of the world's most treasured and endangered animals
To Skin a Cat : A Documentary Addressing the Loss of Leopard Populations to the Skin Trade
Offbeat  (tags: leopards, skin trade, wildlife, extinction )

Cher
- 925 days ago - toskinacat.org
To Skin a Cat is a documentary film about one manâEUR(TM)s mission to halt the alarming decline in southern AfricaâEUR(TM)s leopard populations due to a widespread skin trade.
Saving Coffee From Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: Coffee, Under-Threat, Arabica, Robusta, extinction )

Ray
- 936 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Two billion cups of coffee are drunk around the world every day and 25 million families rely on growing coffee for a living. Over the past 15 years,
 

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