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New Desert Tortoise Translocation Put On Hold


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, desert tortoise, translocation, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1678 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Today, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management halted plans to move an additional 1,000-plus federally and state-listed threatened desert tortoises from their current habitat on Fort Irwin to Bureau of Land Management lands. The Army's disastrous 2008 desert



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Rosemary Rannes (633)
Monday September 14, 2009, 2:22 pm
Tortoises know where their place is on our mother earth ... the BLM needs to have conversations with them and work out a plan that will effectively protect these threatened desert tortoises. Thanks Cher :-)
 
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