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Nashville pilot joins cast of 'Whale Wars' - Nashville Business Journal

Nashville pilot joins cast of 'Whale Wars' - Nashville Business Journal | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

Save the whales is easy to say, but actually saving them is extremely dangerous...

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Sea Shepherd Global - Sea Shepherd Lodges Conflict of Interest Complaint with CITES

Sea Shepherd Global’s Director for Asia, Gary Stokes, has lodged a formal complaint with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Australia, highlighting a conflict of interest in relation to Australian-based research and consultancy company, Fishwell Consulting.

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The World's Largest Temperate Rainforest Has Just Been Saved

The World's Largest Temperate Rainforest Has Just Been Saved | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
An agreement preserves British Columbia's Great Bear Rainforest, home to the rare spirit bear and other wildlife, but allows some logging.
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Snowy Owls - Maine - Down East Magazine

Snowy Owls - Maine - Down East Magazine | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Recent winters have given Mainers an opportunity to see a rare guest from the Arctic.
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Food for thought: Hong Kong shark fin protesters take campaign directly to diners

Food for thought: Hong Kong shark fin protesters take campaign directly to diners | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Activists from Hong Kong Shark Foundation and WildAid don costumes and parade through North Point seafood restaurant
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ARKive blog Vote for your favourite unloved species – Hawaiian monk seal -

ARKive blog Vote for your favourite unloved species – Hawaiian monk seal - | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Arkive - The ultimate multimedia guide to the world's endangered species - www.arkive.org
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January hits new record low in the Arctic | Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis

January hits new record low in the Arctic | Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
January Arctic sea ice extent was the lowest in the satellite record, attended by unusually high air temperatures over the Arctic Ocean and a strong negative phase of the Arctic Oscillation (AO) for the first three weeks of the month.
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Breaking: Japan Deports Ric O’Barry

Ric O’Barry, Founder/Director of Dolphin Project and star of the Oscar winning documentary “The Cove” has been deported from Japan, where he has been
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Watch a massive solar storm charge up the aurora borealis

Watch a massive solar storm charge up the aurora borealis | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Catching the aurora borealis during a massive solar flare is an experience of a lifetime. Just ask this photographer.
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Penguin chicks huddle up for heat, protection: Location, environment influence when gentoo penguin chicks huddle

Penguin chicks huddle up for heat, protection: Location, environment influence when gentoo penguin chicks huddle | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Location and environmental conditions may influence when gentoo chicks huddle in cold, wet Antarctic conditions, according to new study.
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Sea Shepherd Australia - Sea Shepherd Australia Announces Marine Debris Campaign

As the world’s oceans face a devastating plastic crisis Sea Shepherd Australia today announced a dedicated campaign to combat the growing tide of marine debris in the world’s oceans and waterways.

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Missing Scottish osprey found 3,000 miles away in Senegal

Missing Scottish osprey found 3,000 miles away in Senegal | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Tagged male bird from nature reserve near Forfar spotted on a beach in west Africa after 18 months
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Injured seal at Cullercoats sparks rescue operation after it washes up on ramp

Injured seal at Cullercoats sparks rescue operation after it washes up on ramp | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A seal came ashore at Brown's Bay and was helped by a number of volunteer organisations around the area to help it recover
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Don’t get a pet squirrel monkey. They’re more crude than cute—and they belong in the jungle.

Don’t get a pet squirrel monkey. They’re more crude than cute—and they belong in the jungle. | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Squirrel monkeys must contend with habitat loss, decreasing genetic diversity, and the curse of being cute.
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This important bit of doggy first aid is something YOU can do to save its life

This important bit of doggy first aid is something YOU can do to save its life | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
If your dog has collapsed and isn't breathing, this video shows you everything you need to do
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Hungry sea lion spends night in San Diego restaurant booth – video

Hungry sea lion spends night in San Diego restaurant booth – video | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Workers at a San Diego restaurant got a shock when they found a hungry and disgruntled sea lion pup sitting at a booth in their restaurant. The pup, who was very underweight, had been sitting at the booth all night. The sea lion was rescued by SeaWorld staff who said sea lions had been looking for higher ground due to recent weather events
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The Atlantic Ocean Is Acidifying at a Rapid Rate

The Atlantic Ocean Is Acidifying at a Rapid Rate | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A new study finds it’s absorbing 50 percent more carbon than it was a decade ago, and that could have dire consequences for dolphins, whales, and other marine life.
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Measuring ocean heating is key to tracking global warming | John Abraham

Measuring ocean heating is key to tracking global warming | John Abraham | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
John Abraham: Taking the Earth’s temperature is a challenge, but a critically important one if we are to better understand the nature of climate change
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What! France Announces Plans to Install 621 Miles of Solar Panels to Provide Power for 5 Million People

What! France Announces Plans to Install 621 Miles of Solar Panels to Provide Power for 5 Million People | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
France has just taken a strong step toward focusing on renewable energy sources, by deciding to instal 621 MILES of solar panels along the nations' roadways.
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Ultra-runners are hot on the trail of elusive wolverines in the wilds of Utah

Ultra-runners are hot on the trail of elusive wolverines in the wilds of Utah | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Ultra-runners are helping conservationists search for elusive wolverines in Utah’s wilderness.
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Can YOU spot the seahorse?

Can YOU spot the seahorse? | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The Pygmy Seahorse, such as these in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, only grow to become one inch from nose to tail, so has been forced to come up with the ultimate way to blend in.
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Icelanders Don’t Like Whale Meat – So Why the Hunts?

Icelanders Don’t Like Whale Meat – So Why the Hunts? | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
When it comes to commercial whaling, Japan is in the limelight. The country has been widely accused of using a scientific research program as a guise for huntin
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Facts About Brown Snakes

Facts About Brown Snakes | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
North American brown snakes are nonvenomous, unlike the Australian variety, which is among the most venomous in the world.
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Polar Bear and Arctic Photographers | Churchill Polar Bears

Polar Bear and Arctic Photographers | Churchill Polar Bears | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Inuit guides are a necessity when filming or photographing polar bears in the high Arctic. The knowledge and patience of these Inuit guides is crucial.
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World's biggest fishing vessel penalized for illegal activities in Pacific

World's biggest fishing vessel penalized for illegal activities in Pacific | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
World's biggest fishing vessel penalized for illegal activities in Pacific :: La Prensa :: America in English, portal de noticias y mucho más.
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Is there a vet in the house?

Is there a vet in the house? | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Now that an outbreak of a deadly dog virus in northern Greenland appears to have been halted, officials are asking how they can prevent it from happening again
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