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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama to Designate Marine National Monuments in Alaska
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, politics, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please help convince President Obama to permanently protect Alaska's whales, polar bears, walruses, seals, sea lions, sea otters, seabirds, fish, cold-water corals, and coastal communities by designating Marine National Monuments in Alaska.
MACQUARIE ISLAND'S NATURAL BEAUTY IN PICTURES
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, environment, GoodNews, goodnews, wildlife )

Katka
- 3 hours ago - abc.net.au
Macquarie Island lies in the Southern Ocean, approximately halfway between Australia and Antarctica. The World Heritage-listed island, once overrun with introduced rabbits, is now returning to the wildlife oasis it once was.
Why YouâEUR(TM)re More Likely to See a Coyote ThatâEUR(TM)s Sick
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Coyotes, wildlife, humans, habitat, investigation, environment, animalwelfare, conservation, society, suffering )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - blogs.discovermagazine.com
Edmonton study. Sarcoptic mange, once spread purposely into N America's wild canids, by guess who? blanket distributors the indians knew, causes hair loss which leads to these kids hypothermia - freezing to death - easily.
Conservation Group Questions Accuracy of Idaho Wolf Numbers
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, conservation, abuse, ethics, crime, cruelty, death, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, environment, habitat, humans, killing, law, sadness, slaughter, suffering, endangered, extinction, society, protection )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - seattletimes.com
Unscientific counting methods. Uncertainties. Although recovery goals are exceeded the fragmentation and isolation of hunting makes the future of Wolf difficult genetically, & continues the kill-cultureThat's a skinny wolf in summer light coat pictured.
Mapping Roadkill Hot Spots Across a Bloody State
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, protection, environment, sadness, suffering, death, conservation, ethics, animaladvocates, investigation )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - sfgate.com
UC Davis uses self-selected volunteers mostly focused in the SF Bay area. If you commute in CA, you can join the citizen science on this heartbreaking issue. Caltrans is helping work toward habitat connectivity and possibly wildlife crossings.
Solving the Mystery of Dog Domestication
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, Dogs, wildlife, pets, humans, ethics, environment, society, animals, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, dogs, investigation )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - news.sciencemag.org
Puppies in arms 32,000 years ago. Scientists chase dog domestication across Eurasia & N America. The transformation of wolves into helping companions include preying on the great Pleistocene animals. Blackfeet say Makuyi is teacher. His children, yours
Scientists: Isle Royale Gray Wolf Population Drops to 3
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, investigation, ethics, habitat, endangered, conservation, animalwelfare, extinction, environment, humans, protection, society, suffering )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - detroitnews.com
ice bridges less, lowering odds of wolves arriving Ice connected for 25 days this winter, no wolves seem to've traveled to IR and one used the occasion to escape, only to be shot dead on the mainland. Peterson & Vucetich still lobby for human restocking
OR Biologists Say There's Enough Data to Decide Wolf Protection
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, protection, ethics, conservation, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, law, humans, society, animalrights )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - bhpioneer.com
We shall see if Oregon goes the way the original haters planned, or takes an ethical look come August. The usual suspects are mentioned in the article. In the Cascades and west, I believe they will remain Federal Endangered for some time.
Another Possible Wolf Found Dead SW of Chicago Area
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, habitat, humans, society, conservation, environment, endangered, animalrights, ethics )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - daily-journal.com
There is a small population in central WI, and this obviously young disperser made it over at least two Interstates. Turns out that lots of wolves are trying to get through IL to good habitat. Read and weep. Am looking into safe road wildlife crossings..
Zimbabwe: Poaching Gets Out of Control in Zimbabwe
Animals  (tags: slaughter, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, cruelty, death, endangered, environment )

Jill
- 23 hours ago - allafrica.com
Chiredzi âEUR" POACHING has reached alarming levels in ZimbabweâEUR(TM)s sanctuaries culminating in the shooting of two suspected poachers at Malilangwe Conservancy in the southern parts of the country.
JAPANESE ATTEMPTS TO REVIVE ARCTIC WHALING HIT A SNAG
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, wildlife )

Katka
- 1 day ago - smh.com.au
Japan's plan to revive its outlawed Antarctic whaling has been dealt a blow with independent experts finding it failed to justify a new hunt.
   

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