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Contest offers cash prizes for wolf kills in northeastern B.C.

Contest offers cash prizes for wolf kills in northeastern B.C. | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

A privately sponsored wolf-kill contest is offering cash and other prize incentives for hunters to shoot the predators this winter in northeast B.C.

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Beast Feast (nom nom nom nom) - YouTube

7-month-old Ambassador wolf Nikai enjoys a two-course feast at the Wolf Conservation Center South Salem, NY. As an Ambassador, Nikai helps WCC wolves Atka, Z...
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Sea Shepherd // Feat. Elysian Gates - YouTube

Sea Shepherd Luxembourg and Sea Shepherd Global proudly presents the song Northern Winds written by Elysian Gates as a musical support to all volunteers and ...
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Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak

Sierra Leone chimps need help in the wake of Ebola outbreak | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary and its chimps are now facing a very real financial hardship as the Ebola crisis worsens. TCS has already received emergency funding from the International Primate Protection League and from Busch Garden Zoo’s Animal Crisis Grant. TCS is putting out a plea worldwide for emergency aid to help them through this crisis.
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High Arctic no refuge for polar bears if climate change continues, study finds

High Arctic no refuge for polar bears if climate change continues, study finds | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The study says bears face starvation and reproductive failure throughout Canada's Arctic islands by the end of the century.
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Thousands of Eocene Shark Teeth Found in Canadian Arctic

Thousands of Eocene Shark Teeth Found in Canadian Arctic | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
More than 8,000 shark teeth that date back millions of years have been found on Banks Island, in the Canadian Arctic.
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Injured seal pup rescued from Chesil Beach

Injured seal pup rescued from Chesil Beach | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
AN INJURED grey seal pup was rescued from a West Dorset beach.
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What Will Be the Fate of Another Rare Albino Dolphin Captured by Japanese Hunters?

What Will Be the Fate of Another Rare Albino Dolphin Captured by Japanese Hunters? | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The white dolphin, the second taken this year at the cove, could be sold to an aquarium for hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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Smart Seals Are Using Our Technology to Find Fish

Smart Seals Are Using Our Technology to Find Fish | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The marine mammals have learned that sound-emitting sensors used to study ocean species mean dinner's ready, and that's creating a headache for scientists.
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Grey seals identified as killers behind mystery harbour porpoise deaths

Grey seals identified as killers behind mystery harbour porpoise deaths | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Study reveals seals along the coast of the Netherlands are switching from eating fish to eating mammal
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Japan likens anti-whaling campaign to attempt to ban kimono

Japan likens anti-whaling campaign to attempt to ban kimono | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Tokyo’s chief negotiator at the International Whaling Commission attacks ‘eco-imperialist’ countries who want a ‘stupid’ ban on hunting
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Gray Wolf Near Grand Canyon’s North Rim Endured Long, Harrowing Journey

Gray Wolf Near Grand Canyon’s North Rim Endured Long, Harrowing Journey | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Officials with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have confirmed that the animal spotted near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon is a gray wolf. As Arizona
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Fast-Warming Arctic Proves Deadly to Animals and People

Fast-Warming Arctic Proves Deadly to Animals and People | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Extreme weather in places like Svalbard show how Arctic communities will be threatened
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Animal rights' group ARAN to demonstrate in Dublin holding dead foxes

Animal rights' group ARAN to demonstrate in Dublin holding dead foxes | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The animal rights' group famous for saving a gay bull have turned their attention to fur, and are planning a high-impact demonstration in Dublin today.
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Hummingbirds and bugs share flight 'tricks' - Futurity

Hummingbirds and bugs share flight 'tricks' - Futurity | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
A unique set of aerodynamic forces let hummingbirds fly more like insects than their fellow birds.
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Uganda suspends wildlife chief after huge ivory theft | The New Age Online

Uganda suspends wildlife chief after huge ivory theft | The New Age Online | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

Uganda's top wildlife official has been suspended after seized ivory worth over a million dollars vanished from government strongrooms.

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Antarctica Glacier Map | Antarctica Ice Features Map

Antarctica Glacier Map | Antarctica Ice Features Map | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Antarctica, Glaciers Map, Ice drift, Maps, Antarctica, Ice, Antarctica cruises, Antarctic tours, Antarctic Ice Masses, Antarctic Ice Fields, Antarctic Ice Shelves, Ice Walls, Ice Streams, AntarcticaIce Sheets, Icefalls, Antarctic Ice Tongues, Antarctic Snowfields, Ice Piedmonts, Antarctic Ice Rises, Ice Channels, Ice Barriers.
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The Dutch Great Eggcase Hunt « Dutch Shark Society

The Dutch Great Eggcase Hunt « Dutch Shark Society | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

In recent decades, several species of shark, skate and ray around the Dutch coast have dramatically declined in numbers.

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Sealing Industry Tries to Conceal Seal Hunt Cruelty : Humane Society International

Sealing Industry Tries to Conceal Seal Hunt Cruelty : Humane Society International | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Dion Dakins, executive director of Canada’s largest seal processor, called for a bill to effectively outlaw all independent observation of commercial sealing in Canada.
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Ric O’Barry Urges Captive Industry Not to Purchase Albino Dolphin | prREACH Viral Social VIDEO Press Release Service

Ric O’Barry Urges Captive Industry Not to Purchase Albino Dolphin | prREACH Viral Social VIDEO Press Release Service | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

The Dolphin Project is calling on the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums: WAZA, the Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums: JAZA, and all captive facilities around the world, to immediately condemn the capture of this dolphin, and to refuse to consider purchasing this animal.

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Seal spotting at the causeway - National Trust

Seal spotting at the causeway - National Trust | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
Despite what the name suggests, grey seals are actually the more prevalent than common seals at the Giant's Causeway
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Feds Agree to Protect More Habitat for East Coast's Most Endangered Whales by 2016

Feds Agree to Protect More Habitat for East Coast's Most Endangered Whales by 2016 | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

A deadline for expanding critical habitat protections for the North Atlantic right whale — one of the world’s most endangered whales — has been set in response to a legal settlement agreement.

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Republicans Want to Drill for Oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge | VICE News

Republicans Want to Drill for Oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge | VICE News | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The Alaska preserve is a pristine habitat for all sorts of iconic North American species — and it also sits atop an estimated 10.3 billion barrels of oil.
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Last Day of the Polar Bear Cam | Polar Bears International

Last Day of the Polar Bear Cam | Polar Bears International | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it

Last Day of the Polar Bear Cam http://explore.org/live-cams/player/polar-bear-cape-churchill-cam

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Save the
wildlife of the Adriatic Sea - Stop the oil drilling plans!

Save the<br/>wildlife of the Adriatic Sea - Stop the oil drilling plans! | Oceans and Wildlife | Scoop.it
The Adriatic Sea of Croatia, one of the most treasured natural environments and preserved parts of Mediterranean Sea, is famous for its thousand islands and breathtaking beaches surrounded by crystal clear waters. Not only is there a significant population on the coast and islands, but as one of the world's most desirable destinations, with the pristine natural beauty of its sea, it has attracted millions of people worldwide for many decades. More importantly, it is home to more than 7,000 diver
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