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Elephants Are Remarkable Beings.
Animals  (tags: Elephants, Elephant families, Elephant Habitat, Namibia, Desert, Rainforest, animals, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, GoodNews, humans, killing, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Fiona
- 176 days ago - dailygood.org
Under northern Namibia run hidden veins of water that rise through a network of dry river beds during periods of rain. This austere landscape, most ancient of all the worldâEUR(TM)s deserts, is home to a small number of elephant families.
Sign : Save This Great Bird of the Indian Desert; Only 160 Remain in the Wild
Animals  (tags: Indian bustards, wildlife, birds, desert, wildanimals )

Katie
- 241 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We must save the remaining 140 great Indian bustards of the Thar desert. Sign the petition today.
Urge President Obama to Permanently Protect California Deserts & Its Wildlife ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, rescued, desert, wildlife, california )

Angela
- 1072 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
There are 13 million acres of vital desert land that is in need of protection and we are working to urge President Obama to help in its preservation.
Eating Poison Is the Black Rhinos' Secret to Desert Survival
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, environment, Desert, Black Rhino, protection )

Frans
- 1847 days ago - takepart.com
The desert has never been an easy place to make a living. There's not usually much rain, and the vegetation is sparse and runty. Yet, when I was traveling not long ago in the arid landscape of Namibia, on the southwest coast of Africa, there was ...
Take URGENT Action Against the BLM Summer Helicopter Stampede in Nevada!
Animals  (tags: horses, wild horses, stampede, Nevade, desert, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, cruelty, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 2337 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
COMMENTS ARE DUE BY 4:30 p.m. PST on May 1, 2012! - Take action NOW! The Interior Department Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking public comments on a Preliminary Environmental Assessment (PEA) for the roundup and removal of 630 wild horses.
Sniffer Dog That Went Missing in Action After Afghan Battle Is Discovered Safe and Sound After 14 MONTHS Lost in the Desert
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, lost, found, desert, environment, pets, protection )

Cher
- 3232 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A sniffer dog that went missing in action after a battle in Afghanistan has been found safe and well after more than a year in the desert.
The Nature Report: Ground Squirrels --Video
Animals  (tags: rodents, desert, prickly pear, dust, dining, nature, wildlife )

Raffi
- 3328 days ago - valleycentral.com
The Mexican ground squirrel is a delight to watch during the hot Rio Grande Valley summer. Standing up on its hind legs, a female Mexican ground squirrel munches on a seed and surveys her surroundings.
Jerboa - Wikipedia
Animals  (tags: endangered, desert, rodents, burrowing, habitat, Egyptenvironment )

Raffi
- 3334 days ago - en.wikipedia.org
The jerboa form the bulk of the membership of the family Dipodidae. Jerboas are jumping desert rodents found throughout Asia and Northern Africa. Jerboas resemble mice with long tufted tails and very long hind legs.
2 Dogs Found Dead in Desert With Feet Tied Together
Animals  (tags: dogs, feet tied, desert, dead, crime, animal cruelty, abuse, death, killed, pets, protection, sadness, suffering, investigation, law, society, shepherd, chow )

Rebecca
- 3344 days ago - abc15.com
Some sick MFer tied the legs of two dogs together before dumping them in 115 degree temperatures!! They need to be found and prosecuted, yet the sheriff's department isn't really working to do so! Please write at the address given in comments! They died.
Last Desert Elephants in Firing Line
Animals  (tags: africa, namibia, wildanimals, wildlife, elephants, desert, shooting, killing, slaughter, endangered, extinction )

Jacquelin
- 3697 days ago - allafrica.com
SERIOUS alarm has been raised over official plans to shoot three of Namibia's rare desert-adapted elephant bulls in the Kunene Region as trophies for big-game hunters, which conservationists fear could cause a collapse in their dwindling numbers. The p
Mysterious Mammal Caught on Film
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, wildanimals, desert, mammal )

Klarabell
- 3934 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
An "extraordinary" desert creature has been caught on camera for what scientists believe is the first time.
Spotlight on Mongolian Animals
Animals  (tags: endangered, Mongolia, animals, desert, jerboa, camel )

Eduardo
- 3934 days ago - nature.com
A research expedition to the Mongolian Gobi Desert has returned new insight into odd, endangered and very cute animals -- the long-eared jerboa and the Bactrian camel. Very little is known about how many of long-eared jerboas are left.
145 Dogs Left in the Desert Need Homes
Animals  (tags: abandoned dogs, homeless dogs, reno, desert, need homes, rescued )

Simone
- 3975 days ago - network.bestfriends.org
Once upon a time, the remote desert community of Gabbs, Nevada--about 150 miles Southeast of Reno--probably seemed like an ideal place to house rescued dogs.There would be no neighbors to be annoyed by the dogs' barking, no zoning/pet limit laws to worry
Well, That's One Way to Get a Drink
Animals  (tags: lizard, desert, water, skin )

Eduardo
- 4048 days ago - sciencenow.sciencemag.org
Certain lizards have a network of tiny channels in the spaces between their scales that can suck up water from the ground (or from rain falling on their back) and transport it to their mouth for drinking.
   

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