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Half the Population of a Critically Endangered Antelope Has Died in Just a Few Weeks
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, world, wildlife, weather )

John
- 17 hours ago - takepart.com
An unknown disease or infection has ripped through KazakhstanâEUR(TM)s critically endangered saiga antelopes over the past few weeks, killing 120,000 animals -- nearly half the world population.
Do Not Trap Wildlife on Protected Lands
Animals  (tags: wildlife, abuse, animalcruelty, trapping, animals, crime, death, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, suffering )

Sara
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Catching animals with body gripping traps on national wildlife refuges may soon be illegal. Still, the proposed bill needs to have as much support as possible in order to save numerous animals from dying slow and painful deaths.
Memorializing the Wake Island Rail: An Extinction Caused By War
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

John
- 4 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
This tiny bird was eaten into extinction during WWII.
Massive Humpbacked Fish at Risk of Extinction
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, water, wildlife, world )

John
- 9 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
One of IndiaâEUR(TM)s most famous fish could disappear before it even has a name.
Animal Named After James Bond Faces Extinction
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, wildlife, world )

John
- 9 days ago - takepart.com
The newly discovered cat-sized critter lives in Haiti and the Dominican RepublicâEUR"but maybe not for long due to massive deforestation in those countries.
Damselfly in Distress: Water Shortages and Cannabis Threaten African Insect
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, healthconditions, nature, water, Sustainabililty, world )

John
- 14 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Damselflies rely on freshwater for their survival -- a problem in a world where freshwater resources are becoming increasingly scarce. Declining damselfly populations, therefore, could be an indication of water shortages to come.
Save Parrots From Lives of Cruel Captivity
Animals  (tags: )

Barbara
- 21 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please take care of the parrots from lives of cruel captivity because they are stressful and emtional between 2 and 4 years before resell, abandoned or worst.
Prehistoric âEUR~Lizard of Great SleepinessâEUR(TM) Nearly Extinct in Vietnam and China
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, wildanimals, suffering )

John
- 21 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Are pet collectors about to drive another species into extinction? This time around itâEUR(TM)s the prehistoric-looking Chinese crocodile lizard. According to a paper published in TRAFFIC Bulletin, the species has almost vanished from its last habitats.
Clean Up Your Unsightly Yard With a Rentable Goat
Offbeat  (tags: goat rental )

Save Anim
- 31 days ago - msn.com
If you're interested in getting rid of unwanted vegetation, but hate weed-whackers, Amazon will send a professional to scope out your yard.
 
 
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