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12 Conservation Success Stories for Endangered Species Day!
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Anna
- 6 days ago - endangered.org
Today is the 12th annual Endangered Species Day! Every year, we organize celebrations and days of action around the country to celebrate conservation successes and work to make our world safer for endangered and threatened species.
Disgraced Animal Abuser John Hightower Pleads Guilty to 14 Counts of Cruelty to Animals!
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Anna
- 5 days ago - peta.org
Update: In a win for the animals he once neglected, disgraced longtime animal abuser John Hightower pleaded guilty today to 14 counts of cruelty to animals. PETA has argued for years that conditions at his now-defunct Mobile Zoo in Alabama constituted
Amazon's Delivery-Drone Research Focuses on Avoiding Birds
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Anna
- 3 days ago - therecord.com
Amazon's development of package-delivery drones is progressing to the point where the company is now thinking a lot about geese.
UN Looks to Protect Birds From Green Energy Threats
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Anna
- 5 days ago - bbc.com
The global boom in renewable energy is posing new threats to birds say experts.
Endangered Species Day - May 19, 2017
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Anna
- 6 days ago - fws.gov
On May 19, 2017 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will observe Endangered Species Day in order to recognize the national conservation efforts to protect our nation's endangered species and their habitats.
Hopping Miniature Parrots Suggest How Birds First Got Airborne
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Anna
- 5 days ago - newscientist.com
You have to jump before you can fly. A species of tiny parrot saves energy by hopping from branch to branch when foraging âEUR" a skill that may have helped bird ancestors to first get off the ground.
Shocking Declines in Bird Numbers Show British Wildlife Is in Serious Trouble
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Anna
- 4 days ago - independent.co.uk
Pesticides, hedgerows being ripped up and the intensification of farming have contributed to a 55 per cent fall in farmland birds since 1970, a Government report says
Police Using Drones to Protect Birds of Prey
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Anna
- 3 days ago - bbc.com
Police in Northern Ireland are using drones to patrol the nest sites of protected birds of prey.
Mystery Shrouds Death of 37 Birds Near Gondia
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Anna
- 3 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Death of 37 birds in Sakhri Ghat in Gondia has been shrouded in mystery with experts debating the birds dying of water or food poisoning.
Slashing Blades and 7,000 Birds Seized in Massive Raid on Illegal Cockfighting Ring Near Los Angeles
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Anna
- 5 days ago - news.nationalpost.com
Some 7,000 birds were seized in one of the largest raids of illegal cockfighting in United States history, authorities said Tuesday.
PROGRESS: Maharashtra Government Announces Plan To Spare Mumbai's Horses The Suffering Of Hauling Victorias
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Anna
- 2 days ago - petaindia.com
The Home Department of the Maharashtra government has announced a plan aimed at removing horse-drawn Victorias from MumbaiâEUR(TM)s roads. It involves giving the driver and owners of Victorias hawkersâEUR(TM) licences and Rs 1 lakh or,
Gannets, Puffins, Kittiwakes: Birds at Risk in Scottish Windfarm Surge
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Anna
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
After a long legal battle, 335 turbines will now be built in Scottish waters
Anna's Hummingbird Named Vancouver's Permanent City Bird
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Anna
- 5 days ago - cbc.ca
Results from the most important election held in B.C. this year have been announced: Anna's hummingbird has been named the City of Vancouver's official bird following an online vote.
How Grebes Build Floating Nests That Keep Their Eggs High and Dry
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Anna
- 3 days ago - audubon.org
Dead and rotting aquatic plants are the Pied-billed Grebe's nesting materials of choice.
Loss of a Mate Causes Birds to Make New Social Connections and Strengthen the Ones That They Already Have
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Anna
- 2 days ago - zmescience.com
How do animals react when one of their mates dies or disappears? Actually, not that much is known about how animals behave in this case. There are many situations where this happens: natural and caused by humans
 

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