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Penguins Rescued From New Zealand Oil Spill Released
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Simone
- 2674 days ago - wwf.panda.org
The first little blue penguins affected by the Rena oil spill were released back into the wild at Mount Maunganui on Tuesday, after several weeks of recovery and care by WWF staff and other members of New Zealand's National Oiled Wildlife Recovery Team.
100 Penguins Released Into The Wild! MUST WATCH VIDEO!
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Lindsey
- 2676 days ago - happynews.com
Nearly 100 happy feet waddle back to the ocean in New Zealand as 49 little blue penguins are cleared for release following their oil spill rescue last month. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports. Adorable Video.
Rescued Turtles Returned to Gulf Waters
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Cher
- 3075 days ago - latimes.com
The release is a milestone in helping wildlife recover from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Scientists Study Peregrine Falcons to Determine Effects of Gulf Oil Spill
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, falcons, oil spill )

Cher
- 3078 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Once nearly wiped from the wild in North America by widespread pesticide use, peregrine falcons have rebounded across the continent. Now, scientists are studying whether the predators are running into trouble from BP's oil spill
Animals Most Affected By Michigan Oil Spill? Turtles
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Cher
- 3091 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
It's easy to figure out which species is the dominant one at a wildlife rehabilitation center set up in the aftermath of the summer oil spill in southern Michigan
Oil Spill Condoms: Protecting You Against Blowouts
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Jeffrey
- 3159 days ago - green.thefuntimesguide.com
These novel condoms are actually FDA approved and raise money for the relief and cleanup efforts of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico
Rescuers Work to Save the Youngest Oiled Birds, Sea Turtles Following Gulf Oil Spill
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Cher
- 3174 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The smallest victims are the biggest challenge for crews rescuing birds fouled with oil from the Gulf of Mexico spill
Animal Shelters Struggle to Deal With Influx of Surrendered Pets in the Wake of Gulf Oil Spill
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Cher
- 3174 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Double-bunked behind the bars at the overrun St. Bernard Animal Shelter are more victims of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill: shiny-coated Labrador retrievers, long-haired Chihuahuas and a fluffy Shih Tzu.
Help Needed Along Gulf Coast to Spot Potential 'Oil Shadow'
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Cher
- 3174 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
As oil washes ashore along the Gulf Coast, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology is asking birders to keep an eye on nesting birds - not just near water, but hundreds of miles inland.
Louisiana Oil Spill: Turtle Hatchling Rescue Mission
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Cher
- 3182 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Sea turtle hatchlings face great challenges when they crawl to the water, swim offshore, and begin their lives in the ocean. There are many dangerous obstacles, both on the beach and in the water - some natural, some man-created - that make survival
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Said Oil Drilling in Gulf Posed Low Risk to Endangered Wildlife in 2007 Memo
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Cher
- 3183 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Less than three years before the Gulf oil spill erupted, federal regulators concluded several offshore drilling projects posed a low risk to endangered wildlife -- a determination that contrasts sharply with recent scenes of birds struggling to survive
Oil Spill Pelicans Released After Clean Up
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Cher
- 3188 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
A brown pelican stretches its wings and flies to freedom: this joyous photograph captures the moment that a bird rescued from the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is released at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge in Texas.
Oil Spill Threatens Funky Flat Fish
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Marty
- 3200 days ago - news.discovery.com
The Louisiana pancake batfish may not be the cuddliest creature you've ever laid your eyes on. But it is one of the many different animals currently under threat from the Deepwater Horizon spill as oil creeps into its habitat.
Three Sperm Whales Killed By Oil Spill - Could Threaten Gulf of Mexico's Entire Population
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Cher
- 3202 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Three dead sperm whales killed by the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico could put the small population native to the gulf in peril, according to one Texas Tech University expert.
Pets Suffer From the Oil Spill, Too
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Cher
- 3206 days ago - animals.change.org
At Plaquemines Parish Animal Welfare Society in Louisiana, the shelter is full and the waiting list is 20 percent longer than it was before the spill. Shelter director Jacob Stroman says out-of-work fisherman are struggling to support their families and
 

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