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Saving Turkey's Sea Turtles - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, wildlife, photos, pictures )

- 3 days ago -
TurkeyâEUR(TM)s Iztuzu beach is witnessing a major construction boom. It has also been the egg-laying ground for sea turtles which have been coming ashore for centuries. Due to campaignersâEUR(TM) conservation work and the establishment of a rescue centre,
Drought in Australia Seen From Above - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: environment, drought, photos, pictures )

- 3 days ago -
The state of New South Wales is 100% in drought. Farmers are struggling with failing crops, low water supply and diminishing livestock feed. From ground level, the earth looks a brown dustbowl, but from the air it is transformed into an artwork
The Week in Wildlife - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pictures, photos, wildlife )

- 3 days ago -
A cuddly lion and a rescued baby gibbon are among this week's pick of images from the natural world
The Week in Wildlife - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, pictures, photos )

- 6 days ago -
Rescued Sumatran orangutans, a stranded manatee, and brown bears near Ljubljana, Slovenia, are among this weekâEUR(TM)s pick of images from the natural world
The Ongoing Disgrace of South Africa's Captive-Bred Lion Trade
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- 4 days ago -
An estimated 7,000 to 14,000 lions are held in captivity and bred in South Africa. Increasingly, the animals are slaughtered for their bones and other body parts, many of which are sold in Asia for their purported - and scientifically discredited
Week in Wildlife -in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, pictures, photos )

- 4 days ago -
A baby freen sea turtle, a grizzly bear and her cubs, and a grey-headed flying fox are among this weekâEUR(TM)s pick of images from the natural world
Air, Land & Sea: The 50 Greatest Wildlife Photographs - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, wildlife, pictures, photos )

- 6 days ago -
National Geographic has created the 50 greatest wildlife photographs exhibition. A pop-up, which starts its global debut in Melbourne zooâEUR(TM)s historic Carousel Park, the exhibition showcases the worldâEUR(TM)s best wildlife photography
The Arty Garages of Berkeley, California - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: garages, art, environment, pictures, photos )

- 6 days ago -
For the past two years, Ian Wood has been capturing his home town of Berkeley, California, through its array of garages. The project began during WoodâEUR(TM)s dog walks, eventually becoming a way of documenting the city.
To Protect Sumatran Tigers, We Mapped Villages in Indonesia With High-Risk Human-Tiger Conflicts
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers )

- 2 days ago -
Deforestation and illegal hunting increasingly threaten the survival of Sumatran tigers. Humans are the biggest threat to these big cats.
Indonesia's Teater Potlot Takes on the Plight of the Sumatran Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, wildlife, tigers )

- 2 days ago -
For those worried about the plight of the Sumatran tiger, of which only a few hundred remain, concern typically flows from a sense that all life is worth saving.
Britain's Seaside Shelters - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: environment, pictures, photos, seaside shelters )

- 3 days ago -
Will Scott has made a study of seaside shelters around the country. His photographs show the astonishing architectural variety in the quirky buildings designed to defeat the British weather. Seaside Shelters is published by Heni Publishing,
Activists Urge Lithuania to Ban Wild Animals in Circuses
Offbeat  (tags: animals, advocates, activists, demonstration, wildlife, protection )

- 6 days ago -
Animal rights activists have staged a demonstration in front of Lithuania's parliament to demand a ban on using wild animals in circuses after the reported death of a 6-month-old bear cub.
Wildlife Vets Object to Nawab's Tiger Tranquillising Order
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- 5 days ago -
Wildlife veterinarian and PhD scholar HS Prayagh took severe objection of State governments granting permission
Leopard Takes a Spectacular Tumble From Tree After Losing Its Footing and Swinging By Its Teeth
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- 5 days ago -
This is the moment a determined leopard spectacularly fell from a tree after refusing to let go of its prey that had snagged on a branch.

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