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Nearly Extinct Mussel Gets One Last Chance at Survival
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, world, wildlife, water, protection, pollution, habitat )

John
- 33 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
There are only 25 purple cat's paw mussels left.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Critically Endangered Amur Leopards - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: cats, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, humans, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter )

Cal
- 34 days ago - forcechange.com
Only a couple dozen Amur leopards survive in the wildernesses of China and Russia. Illegal poaching and forest logging are threatening to kill the last remaining Amur leopards.
Cheetahs Are Being Wiped Out, and Selfies Are to Blame
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, protection, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, pets, cruelty, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 34 days ago - takepart.com
A report says men in the Middle East are illegally buying the fast feline as status symbols.
All 8 Pangolin Species Being Eaten Into Extinction
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, slaughter, suffering, killed, killing )

John
- 35 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Experts estimate that more than one million wild pangolins have been caught, killed and traded in the past decade, making them the most heavily trafficked group of species in the world.
Feds Doubt Climate Change's Impact on Wolverines
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animalrights, endangered, environment, habitat, investigation, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

M.
- 39 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
We need to get the word out...Wolverines Must be Protected!
Bengal Tiger Discovered Locked Up in Abandoned House in Mexico
Offbeat  (tags: Bengal tiger, Mexico, abandoned, house, cage )

Marie
- 38 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Police officers searching a property in Guerrero, Mexico, found the endangered big cat locked in a cage.
11 Surprising Reasons Organic Is Better for You | Rodale News
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, environment, organic, health, organic food, sustainable, protection )

Cat
- 47 days ago - rodalenews.com
Just as we've always known. It's no stretch to say that buying organic can save your family from harmful diseases.
Half Of Americans Believe One Of These 6 Medical Conspiracy Theories
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Health Policy, Conspiracy Theories, Fluoridation, Vaccines, Autism, GMO's, HIV, African-Americans, Natural Cures, Big Pharma, Cell Phones, Cancer, Disinformation, Debunked )

Brian
- 47 days ago - thinkprogress.org
"Study participants were also asked if they've ever heard about the conspiracies, even if they don't personally believe them. Researchers found that the most well-known medical conspiracy is the myth that vaccines are linked to autism."
Baby Mountain Gorillas Celebrated By 40,000 People in Rwanda
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, wildlife )

John
- 47 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Earlier this month 40,000 people gathered in Rwanda for the 10th Kwita Izina, the annual ceremony that celebrates and names all of the known mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) born during the previous year in the Virunga National Park...
 
 
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