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Biodiversity is a measure of the health of ecosystems. Rapid environmental changes cause mass extinctions.
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Un groupe imposant de tortues luths vu dans le golfe du Saint-Laurent

Un groupe imposant de tortues luths vu dans le golfe du Saint-Laurent | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Les tortues luths sont une espèce en péril, qu'on a rarement la chance d'observer. C'est ce qui rend l'expérience récente d'un pêcheur de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard extraordinaire : il en a vu plus d'une douzaine, à la mi-août, lors d'une sortie de pêche.
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Magnificent white humpback whale filmed off coast of Australia (video)

Magnificent white humpback whale filmed off coast of Australia (video) | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
One of only a few white whales known to the world, watch this gorgeous creature as he swims near Sydney on his way to Antarctica.
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017 finalists – in pictures

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017 finalists – in pictures | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
A hungry arctic fox, mating sea angels and playful brown bears are among the creatures captured by photographers for this year’s competition. The exhibition opens on 20 October at the Natural History Museum
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Rescuers save manatees stranded by Irma

Rescuers save manatees stranded by Irma | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
People work to rescue two manatees stranded by receding waters caused by Hurricane Irma in Florida's Sarasota Bay.
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42 of World's Most Radiant Animals

42 of World's Most Radiant Animals | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
From eye-catching patterns to striking colors, see how these animals stand out from the rest.
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New map reveals the world's most toxic countries

New map reveals the world's most toxic countries | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
The Eco Experts created a world map ranking the most toxic countries in the world and said Saudi Arabia tops the list.
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Why your flip flops are killing the oceans

Why your flip flops are killing the oceans | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Some reports project that by 2050 there may be more plastic in the sea than fish. And flip flops are a big part of the problem.
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Le fond du golfe du Saint-Laurent exploré grâce à un robot | Gravel le matin

Le fond du golfe du Saint-Laurent exploré grâce à un robot | Gravel le matin | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
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How to tell the difference between a dragonfly and a damselfly

How to tell the difference between a dragonfly and a damselfly | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Once you know what to look for, telling these two types of insects apart is easy.
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La progression fulgurante de l’urubu à tête rouge | Médium large

La progression fulgurante de l’urubu à tête rouge | Médium large | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
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Meet the hoodwinker, a massive sunfish that's been hiding for centuries

Meet the hoodwinker, a massive sunfish that's been hiding for centuries | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
After a four-year-search, researchers found the hoodwinker sunfish that had eluded discovery for centuries.
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Amazonie : près de 400 nouvelles espèces découvertes

Amazonie : près de 400 nouvelles espèces découvertes | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
On découvre une nouvelle espèce tous les deux jours dans la forêt amazonienne. 
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Frog found in salad mix becomes family pet

Frog found in salad mix becomes family pet | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
What would you do if you found a frog in your mostly eaten salad you bought from Target? And, what should Target do?
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Un tsunami apporte des espèces marines jamais vues dans les eaux de la côte ouest

Un tsunami apporte des espèces marines jamais vues dans les eaux de la côte ouest | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Des débris du tsunami de 2011 au Japon ont migré jusqu'en Amérique du Nord, livrant ainsi une vie marine jamais observée dans les eaux de la Colombie-Britannique.
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En vidéo : Des océanologues ont découvert un paysage sous marin surréaliste

En vidéo : Des océanologues ont découvert un paysage sous marin surréaliste | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Des images tournées par des océanographes dans l'Océan Pacifique, à 2360 m de profondeur près d'un atoll hawaïen, évoquent la surfac
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Nasa helps create world's deepest coral farm

Nasa helps create world's deepest coral farm | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Scientists from Florida International University have teamed up with Nasa to create the world's deepest coral farm in an effort to tackle the decline of coral reefs.
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How do palm trees survive hurricanes?

How do palm trees survive hurricanes? | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Hurricane footage often shows palm trees valiantly weathering the wrath; here's how these graceful beauties stand their ground.
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What happens to marine wildlife during hurricanes?

What happens to marine wildlife during hurricanes? | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
When a big hurricane hits, where do the animals living underwater find refuge? Or do they?
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Researchers Have Found a 115 Million Year Old Mushroom

Researchers Have Found a 115 Million Year Old Mushroom | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
It’s the oldest mushroom in the world.
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Épidémie potentielle de trichomonose aviaire au Québec

Épidémie potentielle de trichomonose aviaire au Québec | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Les provinces Atlantiques sont aux prises depuis un bon moment déjà avec une épidémie de trichomonose aviaire. Le Réseau canadien pour la santé d
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Eastern indigo snake reintroduced into the wild

The ecological impact of the eastern indigo snake — a threatened species — matters to the longleaf pine habitat.
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100 years later, the passenger pigeon still haunts us

Billions of the birds once inhabited North America, but now they're all gone. The species' last survivor, Martha, passed away Sept. 1, 1914.
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Mysterious, Brain-Like Blob Found in Lagoon

Mysterious, Brain-Like Blob Found in Lagoon | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
Scientists are unsure if warming temperatures are causing the bizarre invertebrates to spread.
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Ghost-like 'skeleton flower' turns transparent when it rains

Ghost-like 'skeleton flower' turns transparent when it rains | Biodiversity protection | Scoop.it
These flowers' white blossoms transform into crystal clear windows.
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