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Heavy: Caspian Turtles Are Polluted By Toxic Lead, Mercury and Cadmium
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, healthconditions, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, wildlife, world )

- 11 days ago -
The heavy metals could cause low sperm counts, infertile eggs and other health problems
Think Manatees Are Recovered? Look Further South
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, cruelty, endangered, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, suffering, habitat )

- 17 days ago -
Manatees in Belize face increasing threats from development -- and potentially from the U.S.
The Yangtze Giant Softshell Turtle Just Got 25 Percent Closer to Extinction
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, death, endangered, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, protection, extinction )

- 18 days ago -
With the death of VietnamâEUR(TM)s beloved Cu Rua, only three of these turtles remain on the planet
Are Florida Manatees A Conservation Success Story or Are They Still in Danger?
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, conservation, crime, death, cruelty, endangered, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, protection )

- 36 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service this week proposed changing manateesâEUR(TM) status from endangered to threatened, but many dangers still remain
The Hidden Crisis Killing India's Young Elephants
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, death, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, sadness )

- 66 days ago -
More than 50 percent of Indian elephants die before they hit puberty, according to a new study
F.D.A. Takes Issue With the Term Non-G.M.O.'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: abuse, FDA, food, government )

- 83 days ago -
Lost in the news about the Food and Drug AdministrationâEUR(TM)s approval of genetically engineered salmon on Thursday was its long-awaited guidelines on labeling food with or without genetically altered plant ingredients.
What Should China Do With Its Ivory Stockpile? Poll
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, ivory )

- 82 days ago -
After years of defending and supporting a legal domestic trade in ivory, China made a big announcement in September: ItâEUR(TM)s shutting down the trade.
Northern White Rhino Dies, Leaving Just Three on the Planet
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, suffering, sadness )

- 82 days ago -
This weekendâEUR(TM)s death of 41-year-old Nola in San Diego pushes the species even closer to extinction.
Amazon Trees Face Extinction Crisis, But There's Hope
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, globalwarming, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, wildlife, water, trees, Sustainabililty, politics )

- 85 days ago -
Existing protected networks could be enough to prevent hundreds if not thousands of extinctions.
Big Illegal Market For Little Critters
Animals  (tags: illegal wildlife trade )

- 93 days ago -
There is a price on anything that walks, creeps, crawls, or flies, as a South African nature cop explains.
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