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The killing agency: Wildlife Services' brutal methods leave a trail of animal death - The Sacramento Bee

The killing agency: Wildlife Services' brutal methods leave a trail of animal death - The Sacramento Bee | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

A Bee investigation has found Wildlife Service's practices to be indiscriminate, at odds with science, inhumane and sometimes illegal.

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White Wolf : The Real Story of the Quileute Wolves (Video)

White Wolf : The Real Story of the Quileute Wolves (Video) | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The Real Story of the Quileute Wolves (Video)
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Sea Shepherd Ship Bob Barker Encounters Rare Ecotype D Killer Whales | Commentary | Campaign Updates

Sea Shepherd Ship Bob Barker Encounters Rare Ecotype D Killer Whales | Commentary | Campaign Updates | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Determining how many species of Killer whales there are is critically important to establish conservation measures and to better understand the ecological role of this apex predator in the world's oceans.
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The Threat That Could Destroy the Home of the World’s Most Endangered Chimp

The Threat That Could Destroy the Home of the World’s Most Endangered Chimp | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
In just five years, climate change could begin to wipe out the habitat of the Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzee.
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29 Things You Might Not Have Known About Penguins - Discover the World

Discover the World offer adventure travel holidays to Iceland, Sweden, the Icehotel, New Zealand and Norway. Activity holidays such as husky sledging, arctic voyages and whale watching can all be arranged through Discover the World.
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Taxpayers Are Funding A Factory Farm Horror Show

Taxpayers Are Funding A Factory Farm Horror Show | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

The New York Times has revealed a house of horrors at the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center, situated on the plains of western Nebraska

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Olympian Greg Rutherford carries injured deer two miles to get help - Telegraph

Olympian Greg Rutherford carries injured deer two miles to get help - Telegraph | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
When he found an injured deer Greg Rutherford did what any other Olympian would do - pick it up in his arms and carry it to get help
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Shark myths caught in net: poll

Shark myths caught in net: poll | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
POLL: Shark nets are a useless security blanket from a bygone era that remain ineffective and cause more harm than good – but they are probably here to stay.
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The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A bathing Bengal tiger, wintry horses and San Francisco’s bird mystery feature in this week’s round-up of images from the natural world
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White Wolf : Our Brothers and Sisters: 6 Sacred Animals and What They Mean in Native Cultures

White Wolf : Our Brothers and Sisters: 6 Sacred Animals and What They Mean in Native Cultures | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The survival of wolf populations by teaching about wolves, their relationship to wildlands.Find beautiful Videos creations, photographie,wolf wisdom,quotes,wolf poetry,native american legends.
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The Antarctic Sun: News about Antarctica - In the Zone (page 1)

The Antarctic Sun: News about Antarctica - In the Zone (page 1) | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Two years ago, a team of scientists, engineers and technicians broke into a subglacial lake nearly a kilometer underneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Now the group has for the first time drilled through an ice shelf near where the ice is attached to the seafloor, a critical area of ice-ocean dynamics known as the grounding zone.
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Video: Punk Rock Penguins Take a Stand

Video: Punk Rock Penguins Take a Stand | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The skua is a large seagull-like bird that preys on penguin chicks. But the tables are turned when the babies are nearly full-grown and sporting feather moha
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Christy Clark: Stop the Wolf Cull in the West Kootenays

Christy Clark: Stop the Wolf Cull in the West Kootenays | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A government planned wolf cull began on January 14, 2015. The plan is to shoot wolves from helicopters in a designated area in the West Kootenays in the effort to protect a dwindling heard of mountain caribou.  While it is important to protect these endangered caribou, this mass killing of innocent creatures has not been well researched by the BC government, and is not a practical solution.
There are two main reasons why this issue is so important:
1) Wolves are a vital part of a healthy ec
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How Whales Can Help Us Change the World’s Climate for the Better

How Whales Can Help Us Change the World’s Climate for the Better | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
When we reduce the population of whales it causes downstream impacts that impact humans! Find out more.
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White Wolf : Amazing Video Clip Depicts Unbreakable Bond Between Man and Wolves

White Wolf : Amazing Video Clip Depicts Unbreakable Bond Between Man and Wolves | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The survival of wolf populations by teaching about wolves, their relationship to wildlands.Find beautiful Videos creations, photographie,wolf wisdom,quotes,wolf poetry,native american legends.
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Another Life: Small is beautiful – Ireland’s lakes, ponds and pools

Another Life: Small is beautiful – Ireland’s lakes, ponds and pools | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
We may not think much about their chemistry or aquatic life, but the island’s small lakes contribute powerfully to biodiversity
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5 reasons the world needs an Arctic Sanctuary

5 reasons the world needs an Arctic Sanctuary | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Why an Arctic Sanctuary? A list of reasons from Greenpeace Arctic Campaigner Mary Sweeters.
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Surprise! Fish Lurk in Antarctica's Dark Underworld

Surprise! Fish Lurk in Antarctica's Dark Underworld | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Researchers were startled to find fish, crustaceans and jellyfish hidden beneath the Ross Ice Shelf, in one of the world's most extreme ecosystems.
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Ebola has now killed a third of the world's gorilla and chimpanzee populations

Ebola has now killed a third of the world's gorilla and chimpanzee populations | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

Humans are not the only victims of this horrible disease, which is spread through contact with the blood, sweat and other bodily fluids of an infected person.

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Cute puppy has ears cut with scissors and cigarettes burned into face

Cute puppy has ears cut with scissors and cigarettes burned into face | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A puppy had its ear tips cut off with a scissors and cigarettes put out all over its body in one of the worst cases of animal torture ever seen.
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End Cruel Experiments on Farm Animals - Farm Sanctuary

End Cruel Experiments on Farm Animals - Farm Sanctuary | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

On January 20, the New York Times broke the story of the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center in Nebraska, which is tormenting animals — with more than $22 million in YOUR tax dollars for 2014.

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Activists monitor wolf hunt in Trout Creek

Activists monitor wolf hunt in Trout Creek | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
TROUT CREEK – The organizers of a wolf trapping event may not have been aware but they were being monitored over the weekend as approximately ten animal rights activists descended upon the area in an attempt to keep an eye on the proceedings.
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Groups criticize predator control

Groups criticize predator control | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Wildlife Services should conduct a more in-depth environmental analysis of its predator-killing activities in Idaho than it has in the past, and consider abandoning lethal methods entirely, many individuals and organizations told the agency in scoping comments submitted over the past month.
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Three Major Oil Companies Give Up On Arctic Exploration

Three Major Oil Companies Give Up On Arctic Exploration | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
As the price of oil continues to drop, oil companies are having less of an incentive to spend their resources extracting oil from new and difficult places. For example, just this week it was announced that Norway’s Statoil has actually handed back three out of its four Greenland offshore oil and g
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Are Marine Mammals Adapting to Avoid Humans?

Are Marine Mammals Adapting to Avoid Humans? | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Ocean research shows marine animals like whales and seals are diving so far from the surface that experts are shocked that they can even survive the pressure.
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Petition: Don't Let Feds Use "Poison Pills" to Kill Wolves

Petition: Don't Let Feds Use "Poison Pills" to Kill Wolves | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Tell the USFWS to revise their new rules to protect Mexican gray wolves from disappearing forever. (6488 signatures on petition)
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