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Creative Uses of Technology Help Conservationists Save Tigers, Wolverines and Other Vanishing Species
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, vanishing, species, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 21 days ago -
When people began panicking about vanishing wild tigers in the early 1990s, the Indian government tried to count them by identifying individuals by their tracks. Trouble was, tiger paw prints arenâEUR(TM)t a reliable way to distinguish the giant cats.
All Zoos Should Be Closed âEUR" Other Species Have Rights
Offbeat  (tags: zoos, species, animals, environment, humans, society, world )

- 170 days ago -
When nearly 500 animals die in less than four years in one zoo, surely itâEUR(TM)s time to reconsider this anachronistic way of showing our children that the world is full of beautiful animals
Hens That Can Lay Eggs From Other Species Could Save Rare Birds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, species )

- 396 days ago -
Like a seed bank for poultry, the aviary will store primordial stem cells that give rise to eggs destined to hatch male or female offspring.
Age of 'Hobbit' Species Revised
Offbeat  (tags: Human, species, the Hobbit )

- 720 days ago -
The diminutive human species nicknamed "the Hobbit" is older than previously recognised, scientists now say.
Gorgeous Photos of Unique Moths
Offbeat  (tags: moths, closets, backyard, species, world, animals, environment, off-beat, photos )

- 970 days ago -
A moth is not an animal weâEUR(TM)d like to see at home, particularly in our closet, or even in the backyard. However, the moth family is one of the most diverse in the world, with over 150,000 species around the world.
20 of the Most Bright & Beautiful Birds in the World
Offbeat  (tags: birds, bright, beautiful, world, nature, species, plumage, animals, environment, off-beat, photos )

- 971 days ago -
There are estimated to be 10,000 species of bird in the world and nature has blessed some with the most incredible, colorful plumage. From bright blues to radiant reds and gorgeous greens,
Profits Before Whales! To Know Why TTIP Would Be a Nightmare, Look to Canada
Offbeat  (tags: endangered, species, Canada, TTIP, whales )

- 1090 days ago -
A series of judgments against Canada in secret corporate tribunals costing taxpayers $100s of millions show that 'free trade' agreements really do restrict governments' right to protect health, environment and endangered species.
Tom and Misha - Back to the Blue Ocean Where They Were Born Free -VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: Dolphin, released, home free, Born Free, save, endangered, water, animalrights, white-flag dolphin, species, animaladvocates, environment, conservation, protection, extinction, abuse )

- 1813 days ago -
It's been almost a year since Tom and Misha were released from captivity. I wanted to share as we need to be reminded that our words and efforts do make a difference. This was a feel good video much needed today.
Remembering a Significant Otter: She Helped Save Her Species
Offbeat  (tags: animals, otter, special, died, endangered, species, pictures, police, wildlife, interesting )

- 2205 days ago -
Her name was Toola, and she died March 3, aged about 15 or 16. She was the first sea otter ever to raise pups that were successfully reintegrated to the wild. She also inspired legislation to protect sea otters, which are endangered.
Broads Are Home to Rare Plants and Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Extinct, wetland, climate changes, species )

- 2300 days ago -
A quarter of the UK's rarest plants and animals are found in the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads, according to a survey.
Scientists Discover 12 New Frog Species in India
Offbeat  (tags: India, frog, species, discovered )

- 2368 days ago -
It's a find the team hopes will bring attention to India's amphibians and their role in gauging the health of the environment. Worldwide, 32 per cent of the world's known amphibian species are threatened with extinction, largely because of habitat loss o
New Species of Dolphin Discovered
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, dolphin, species, discovered )

- 2369 days ago -
Australian researchers have discovered a new species of dolphin living right under their, uh, bottlenoses. A population of 100 dolphins in Port Phillip Bay and 50 in the Gippsland Lakes on Australia's southern coast have been proven to be ...
Now On Sale: Wildlife Stamps
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife stamps conservation, threatened, species, funding, survival, donations )

- 2372 days ago -
It's official: Thanks to your emails, calls, and letters advocating for a new U.S. Postal Service stamp to support wildlife conservation, the Save Vanishing Species stamp is now on sale at post offices across the country and online.
After Tiger, 3 More Species Go Missing From Sariska
Offbeat  (tags: disaster, tigers, endangered animals, species, missing, sariska )

- 2374 days ago -
After a tiger went missing in Sariska national park, there has been more trouble brewing as three more species have not been sighted in the park in the last few years causing wildlife scientists to ring the alarm bells.
Special Bond Between Dogs And Whales (GALLERY/VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: species, animals, friendship, bonding, awarness, dogs, whales, studies )

- 2406 days ago -
While animals speak in a language foreign to us, do you believe different species can communicate with each other?

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