Denmark’s government has brought in a ban on the religious slaughter of animals for the production of halal and kosher meat, after years of campaigning from welfare activists. The change to the law...
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Following a 16-year campaign by the Center for Biological Diversity to protect yellow-billed cuckoos, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finally proposed a listing decision for these rare and beautiful birds.
Agriculturalists and conservationists differ on the foothold the Iberian wolf has on the peninsula No coherent management plan exists to promote coexistence JUANA VIÚDEZ Madrid 21 ENE 2014 – 11:03 CET The Iberian wolf is a species that can be...
It's the same everywhere.
A giant space rock three times the size of football field is about to sail past Earth. Its passage will be broadcast live around the world via the web. Near Earth Asteroid (NEO), 2000 EM26, measuring 885 feet (270 meters) across and traveling at a speed of 27,000 miles per hour will zip by our planet on Monday, February…
Nine times the distance to the moon is safe, any miss is safe, but bullets whizzing by are always a concern.
Rabbits are small mammals found naturally in Europe, South Africa, Sumatra and Japan. Rabbits are also often found in the desert regions of the Middle East, where the rabbits inhabit the greener pa...
Native rabbits are also present in the New World. They are one of the oldest mammal lineages, having first appeared during the time of the dinosaurs 70,000,000 years ago.
Lovely, little Elko, Nevada has announced, according to a recent AP story, that the county will donate $10,000 to a law suit that was brought forward in December by the Nevada Association of Counti...
We desperately need more horse adopters.
The societal and human wreckage caused by sprawl is a common topic of discussion these days, but it seems the growth of sprawl peaked decades ago.
Most of the easily accessible land, the most productive land in the valleys, is developed. But even if continuing build out falls to 500,000 acres per year, it is still too much.
Squirrel Poaching A new Russian fad of nabbing squirrels out of parks to keep them as pets has officials threatening large fines for those who continue to squirrel away the animals. Some nature lov...
Don't see a source for this, but it sounds plausible.