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Idaho Wolf Trapping Torture Is Here AGAIN…

Idaho Wolf Trapping Torture Is Here AGAIN… | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

Idaho opened their second wolf trapping season yesterday. Wolves in Idaho now face more pain, suffering and brutality. Warning -Graphic Video 

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Wolves Feel Sadness And Grieve Like Humans

Wolves Feel Sadness And Grieve Like Humans | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
We have much in common with wolves. Wolves have emotional lives, can experience emotions such as joy and grief.
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Rosie Kunneke

Rosie Kunneke | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Rosie wants you to stand up for the 250 pilot whales slaughtered in the Faroe Islands on July 23, and for the many more that still swim free. 
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Cecil the Lion’s Death Reveals Americans’ Big Role in Trophy Hunting

Cecil the Lion’s Death Reveals Americans’ Big Role in Trophy Hunting | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A Minnesota dentist’s killing of the famous lion has sparked outrage, but it remains to be seen whether it will spur a crackdown on big game hunting.
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The Most Unexpected Moments: Wild Animals That Want To Be Wildlife Photographers

The Most Unexpected Moments: Wild Animals That Want To Be Wildlife Photographers | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
We often see photographs of wildlife or of photographers taking pictures of wildlife. But what about wildlife photographers? That is, animals taking pictures?
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Tourists “smother” tame Mediterranean monk seal ‘Argiro’ with their caresses — Report « The Monachus Guardian – Headlines – News – Articles

Tourists “smother” tame Mediterranean monk seal ‘Argiro’ with their caresses — Report « The Monachus Guardian – Headlines – News – Articles | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

As long predicted by TMG, tourists swimming with and petting the tame, human-imprinted Mediterranean monk seal named ‘Argiro’ on the Eastern Aegean  island of Samos are at serious risk of bites, scratches and even more serious injury. 

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Luxembourg's wolf action plan: It's not a case of if but when wolves return

Luxembourg's wolf action plan: It's not a case of if but when wolves return | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Luxembourg is developing an action plan for when wild wolves return to the Grand Duchy, if they are not already present in the country.
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A Renegade Trawler, Hunted for 10,000 Miles by Vigilantes

A Renegade Trawler, Hunted for 10,000 Miles by Vigilantes | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
For 110 days and across two seas and three oceans, crews stalked a fugitive fishing ship considered the world’s most notorious poacher.
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How shrimp farming wreaked havoc on Sri Lanka's coasts

How shrimp farming wreaked havoc on Sri Lanka's coasts | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The tropical island was one of a number of countries that joined the goldrush of prawn farming in the 1980s and 1990s. New research lays plain the results.
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Ailing seal pup rescued in latest discovery of distressed Alaska marine mammals

Ailing seal pup rescued in latest discovery of distressed Alaska marine mammals | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A female seal pup found orphaned and hurt on Douglas Island was taken to the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward. Such reports are unusual this late in the year but this one was the second in the same week -- and one of a string of incidents involving injured or dead marine mammals in Alaska waters this summer.
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NunatsiaqOnline 2015-07-13: NEWS: Cat parasite found in western Arctic belugas

NunatsiaqOnline 2015-07-13: NEWS: Cat parasite found in western Arctic belugas | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

Scientists at the University of British Columbia have discovered a dangerous parasite, spread by domestic cats, in western Arctic beluga — and this should raise public health concerns in Inuit regions where belugas are hunted

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Companies That Test On Animals (Some Might Shock You!)

Companies That Test On Animals (Some Might Shock You!) | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Trying to avoid companies that test on animals? The following brands ALL test on animals. Know who to trust and who to ditch!
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10 Stunning Photos of Climbers Suspended from Bridge Blocking Shell Oil Vessel from Heading to Arctic

10 Stunning Photos of Climbers Suspended from Bridge Blocking Shell Oil Vessel from Heading to Arctic | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Greenpeace activists are blocking Shell’s icebreaker ship from heading to the Arctic by suspending themselves from a bridge on its route out of Portland.
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2 dolphin species form an alliance, even babysit

2 dolphin species form an alliance, even babysit | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A new study examines the complex relationship between Atlantic spotted and bottlenose dolphins in the Bahamas.
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Activists hang from bridge in Portland to block Shell's Arctic vessel

Activists hang from bridge in Portland to block Shell's Arctic vessel | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Greenpeace climbers in Oregon city say they plan to spend days hanging from the bridge but Shell maintains the Fennica will be off after ‘final preparations’
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5 Videos the Tuna Industry Doesn’t Want You to See

5 Videos the Tuna Industry Doesn’t Want You to See | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
As investigation after investigation after investigation continue to expose the poor state of the fishing industry, it’s becoming more clear than ever that American consumers can’t trust the seafood they feed their families. In the case of these particular fisherman, the horrific human rights abuses at sea are directly connected to the tuna industry, confirming that tuna companies have major work to do in order to clean up their supply chains and win back the trust of consumers.
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A Rare Look at Antarctica, 1911-1914

A Rare Look at Antarctica, 1911-1914 | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
In the summer of 1911, a group of Australian scientists, adventurers and explorers set out to make history by undertaking the first Australi
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Seal - A Message from one of our Spirit Animal Totems

Seal - A Message from one of our Spirit Animal Totems | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Every animals has significance in this world as well as something powerful to teach us. This page is brought to you by Seal. Spirit Animal Totem Messages.
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10 astonishing animal parents

10 astonishing animal parents | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
From feeding their young with their own flesh to spending nearly a decade teaching essential life skills, some animal parents go to extraordinary lengths to raise their family
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Killer of Cecil the lion was dentist from Minnesota, claim Zimbabwe officials

Killer of Cecil the lion was dentist from Minnesota, claim Zimbabwe officials | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force alleges trophy hunter shot one of Africa’s most famous lions near Hwange national park
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The Blood of the Whales is Indeed on Danish Hands - Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

The Blood of the Whales is Indeed on Danish Hands - Sea Shepherd Conservation Society | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

For everyone who cares about the lives of pilot whales and dolphins, I am happy to say that Sea Shepherd’s Operation Sleppid Grindini campaign is being well received by the international media and has gone viral on social media. 

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Hungry sealion chomps a massive hole in giant sunfish

Hungry sealion chomps a massive hole in giant sunfish | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
An astonishing underwater picture has captured the moment a hungry sealion ripped the flesh of a giant sunfish, which can grow to 10ft-long, around 12 miles off the coast of San Diego, California.
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Arctic foxes making a comeback in Sweden

Arctic foxes making a comeback in Sweden | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A plentiful supply of lemmings, a prime arctic fox prey, along with a joint Norway-Sweden feeding program, have helped numbers rebound.
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Penguins on Parade: Conflict in South Georgia - A Slideshow

Penguins on Parade: Conflict in South Georgia - A Slideshow | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The Sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia is home to some of the world’s largest breeding aggregations of penguins. Long-term monitoring studies reveal that the local population trends are complex....
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