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Monarch Butterflies Drop, Migration May Disappear
Animals  (tags: environment, extinction, protection, sadness, Monarch butterflies, migration, disappearing, sadness )

- 1995 days ago -
The stunning and little-understood annual migration of millions of Monarch butterflies to spend the winter in Mexico is in danger of disappearing, experts said Wednesday, after numbers dropped to their lowest level since record-keeping began in 1993.
ENDANGERED: Alarming Decline in Sockeye Salmon
Animals  (tags: sockeye salmon, migration, habitat loss, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, humans, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare, conservation )

- 2564 days ago -
Far fewer sockeye salmon are making it back to their freshwater mating grounds compared to a few decades ago, and that's seriously affecting population sizes of the species throughout the Northwest, from Alaska to Washington State.
ACTION ALERT: No to Hunting of Sandhill Cranes of Kentucky ! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: migration, kentucky, winter, masscre, slaughter, cruelty, authorities, protection, birds )

- 2972 days ago -
Hunters would be allowed to shoot the birds as they migrate through Kentucky in winter, even though sandhill cranes' stopover is brief and has a minimal effect on people and other animals. Hunters consider the cranes a challenge because the majestic bird
REPORT: Climate Change Caused By Deforestation Triggers Species Migration
Animals  (tags: animals, climate change, migration, insects, environment, wildlife, animaladvocates )

- 3039 days ago -
Local climate shifts caused by deforestation and land cover change are causing insects to migrate to higher -- and cooler -- habitats
Road May Disrupt Migration, Ruin Serengeti, Study Finds
Animals  (tags: highway, Migration, animals, ecosystem, world, ecology )

- 3087 days ago -
Building a highway through Serengeti National Park may devastate one of the world's last large-scale herd migrations and the region's ecosystem, according to new research by an international team of ecologists, including a University of Guelph professor.
Long-Distance Migration May Help Reduce Infectious Disease Risks for Many Animal Species
Animals  (tags: Migration, Birds, animals, Infectious Disease, Species )

- 3098 days ago -
It's a common assumption that animal migration, like human travel across the globe, can transport pathogens long distances, in some cases increasing disease risks to humans. West Nile Virus, for example, spread rapidly along the East coast of the U.S.....
Rare Wolf That Traveled To Colorado From Montana Was Poisoned
Animals  (tags: tragedy, wolf, migration, 1000 miles, poisoned, investigation )

- 3109 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) says a wolf that wandered into Colorado from the Yellowstone area in 2009 was killed by illegal poison. The USFWS says that Compound 1080 killed the wolf, which wandered away from its pack in Montana.
Humpback Whale Swims 6,200 Miles, Longest Mammal Migration Recorded
Animals  (tags: unusual, female humpback whale, travelled, history making, migration, 6, 200 miles )

- 3197 days ago -
It wasn't love. It could have been adventure. Or maybe she just got lost. It remains a mystery why a female humpback whale swam thousands of miles from the reefs of Brazil to the African island of Madagascar, which researchers believe is the longest
Thirty Years of Migration - a Million Miles on the Wing
Animals  (tags: Birds, migration, journey, colony, breed, travelling )

- 3221 days ago -
From now on it will be known as the million-mile bird: an Arctic tern which has been migrating between northern England and the Antarctic every year for the last three decades.
Migration Time - Nairobi National Park
Animals  (tags: wildlife, migration, animals, animalwelfare, conservation )

- 3224 days ago -
Files of zebra have come into the park in the last week from the plains in the background:the fast diminishing 'dispersal area'. Most of the park's kongoni population stay IN the park, but the few that have moved out in the wet season now move back
Pictures: Crab Swarms Overtake IslandâEUR"Mystery Solved
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sealife, oceans, migration )

- 3239 days ago -
Migrating Christmas Island red crabs congregate on a beach in the Australian territory of Christmas Island (map) in an undated picture.A new study solves a longstanding mystery surrounding the crabs
Humpback Whales Embark on 13,000km Round Trip
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whales, migration, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3346 days ago -
Wildlife officers at the Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC) are preparing for another busy whale season as the annual migration of whales from Antarctica to warmer waters off Western Australia's northern coast gets underway.
ACTION ALERT: Help Protect Mutton Bird Chicks !!!
Animals  (tags: tasmania, mutton bird chicks, migration, journey, killed, pulled from nests, massacred, cruelty )

- 3417 days ago -
On the 27th of March, just as the young mutton bird chicks are almost ready to embark on their northward migratory journey, Tasmania's mutton bird killing season begins. Young chicks are pulled from the nests to have their necks broken, often by
ACTION ALERT: Help Us Halt Illegal Bird Killing!!
Animals  (tags: malta, migration, northern europe, journeys, thousands of birds, massacred, killled, protection )

- 3435 days ago -
Every spring, thousands of birds make astonishing journeys from their African wintering grounds to nest and breed in northern Europe. Malta is a vital stepping stone for many of them on this journey, where they stop to rest and feed to build up their
Arctic Tern's Epic Journey Mapped
Animals  (tags: Arctic, scientists, migration )

- 3475 days ago -
The Arctic tern's extraordinary pole-to-pole migration has been detailed by an international team of scientists.

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