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Army's Transfer of Mojave Desert Tortoises Tripped Up By Coyotes

Animals  (tags: desert tortoise, coyotes, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, killed, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3692 days ago -
Coyotes have killed at least 11 desert tortoises recently moved to make way for Army tank training exercises north of Barstow. The problem coyotes, thought to be attacking tortoises because the drought has left fewer rabbits in its wake, will be tracked

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