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Global Shark Conservation: Sanctuaries for a Predator in Peril

Global Shark Conservation: Sanctuaries for a Predator in Peril | Conservation | Scoop.it
Swift, graceful, mysterious, superbly adapted to their environment, sharks have been the apex predators of the oceans since long before dinosaurs roamed the planet.
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Worldwide Conservation Leaders Gather at Walt Disney World Resort to Focus on ‘One Plan’ Approach to Help Wildlife

Worldwide Conservation Leaders Gather at Walt Disney World Resort to Focus on ‘One Plan’ Approach to Help Wildlife | Conservation | Scoop.it
Did you know that the beautiful golden lion tamarin—which guests can see at Disney’s Animal Kingdom—might be extinct in its native Brazil if zoological facilities hadn’t helped?
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Community-led conservation efforts are helping protect Pangolins

Community-led conservation efforts are helping protect Pangolins | Conservation | Scoop.it
How community-led conservation efforts are helping protect the endangered scaly anteater. (How are community-led conservation projects in Cambodia protecting endangered species and vital forests?
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Such an incredible species

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Scientific scrutiny of Wolf Conservation continues as Wisconsin's second harvest commences

Scientific scrutiny of Wolf Conservation continues as Wisconsin's second harvest commences | Conservation | Scoop.it
Scientific Scrutiny of Wolf Conservation Continues as Wisconsin's Second ...
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KSBB mulls project for protection, conservation of plant in Western Ghats

KSBB mulls project for protection, conservation of plant in Western Ghats | Conservation | Scoop.it
The Hindu KSBB mulls project for protection, conservation of plant in Western Ghats The Hindu The Kerala State Biodiversity Board (KSBB) has drawn up a project for protection and conservation of plant bio-diversity in the Western Ghats areas where...
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Viral videos could harm conservation efforts says primatologist

Viral videos could harm conservation efforts says primatologist | Conservation | Scoop.it
Even as we're all cooing over the discovery of a ridiculously cute new species, the olinguito, one researcher is acting as the ultimate BuzzFeed buzzkill: arguing that viral animal content could actually harm endangered species.
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Bulgaria’s Air Is Dirtiest in Europe, Study Finds, Followed by Poland

Bulgaria’s Air Is Dirtiest in Europe, Study Finds, Followed by Poland | Conservation | Scoop.it
Bulgaria has the highest levels of two kinds of particulate matter that can lead to health problems from asthma to cancer, the European Union says in an environmental study.
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Unlikely success: how Zimbabwe has become a global leader in rhino conservation

Unlikely success: how Zimbabwe has become a global leader in rhino conservation | Conservation | Scoop.it
With its collapsed economy, entrenched poverty, and political tremors, one would not expect that a country like Zimbabwe would have the capacity to safeguard its rhinos against determined and well-funded poachers, especially as just across the...
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MPs continue investigation into tree health and plant biosecurity

MPs continue investigation into tree health and plant biosecurity | Conservation | Scoop.it
Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee take further evidence on tree health and plant biosecurity (MPs continue investigation into tree health and plant biosecurity, Weds 16th at 3pm: http://t.co/IzsCocui0A)...
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Challenges facing the private game reserve industry in South Africa - Video

Conservationist Andrew Parker and author Julian Rademeyer on the challenges facing the private game reserve industry.

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Conservation must stop wasting money and energy on giant panda and other cute animals, warns Chris Packham

Conservation must stop wasting money and energy on giant panda and other cute animals, warns Chris Packham | Conservation | Scoop.it
Environmental campaigners should stop wasting money trying to save “totemic symbols of cuteness” such as the giant panda and focus instead on more pressing political conservation issues, the wildlife presenter Chris Packham has said.
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China pledges wildlife grant to Kenya to strengthen conservation

China pledges wildlife grant to Kenya to strengthen conservation | Conservation | Scoop.it
Kenya and China will strengthen co-operation in wildlife conservation.
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Rhino Fund Uganda announces date for the Rhino Raft Race 2013

Rhino Fund Uganda announces date for the Rhino Raft Race 2013 | Conservation | Scoop.it
14 October 2013 - Rhino Raft Race 2013– A fundraising event on behalf of ‘Rhino Fund Uganda’ (RT @Guide2Uganda: #Wildlife #Conservation #News >Rhino Fund Uganda announces date for the Rhino Raft Race 2013 http://t.co/AjbHhLUCrr...
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Saving Namibia's Cheetahs - Video

Saving Namibia's Cheetahs - Video | Conservation | Scoop.it
We travel to southwest Africa to witness an initiative to secure the future of a big cat under threat.
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Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund Announces 2013 Conservation Heroes

Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund  Announces 2013 Conservation Heroes | Conservation | Scoop.it
Check out the Conservation heroes of 2013 http://t.co/1w3rlKun7z
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Conservation effort helps keep bonefish bountiful in Bahamas

Conservation effort helps keep bonefish bountiful in Bahamas | Conservation | Scoop.it
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Conservation effort helps keep bonefish bountiful in Bahamas
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Since Deep Water Cay's opening back in 1958, catch-and-release has been strongly encouraged.
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Wildlife Conservation Film Festival 2013 in New York, Saturday October 19

Wildlife Conservation Film Festival 2013 in New York, Saturday October 19 | Conservation | Scoop.it
Inform. Engage. Empower. (I wish I could go to the New York Wildlife Conservation Film Festival - Children’s Series, Saturday October 19.
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Running the length of South America for wild places and wildlife

Running the length of South America for wild places and wildlife | Conservation | Scoop.it
@5000mileproject couple running the length of South America for conservation and environmental action http://t.co/4N8giEG9Tg done Sunday!
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Marine rehabilitation centre opens on Fitzroy Island

Marine rehabilitation centre opens on Fitzroy Island | Conservation | Scoop.it
TURTLES in need of carewill be better off in the Far North after the opening of a new rehabilitation centre on Fitzroy Island.  (RT @CapeYorkInst: Turtle and Dugong strategy launch, critical to ensure conservation
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Youths urged to advocate environmental conservation

Youths urged to advocate environmental conservation | Conservation | Scoop.it
Tanzania\'s leading online News Edition (The National Newspaper). Get access to the most current and latest authoritative news on local issues, politics, events, celebrations, editorial, columnists, features, people and business (EARMUN rocked!
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Conservationists meet to eradicate invasive rodents from islands

Conservationists meet to eradicate invasive rodents from islands | Conservation | Scoop.it
Thirty worldwide experts on eradicating rodents have met to discuss how to eradicate rats from islands with endemic birds, after recent successes.
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Anna Friel and Stephen Poliakoff back WWF fight to save Virunga national park – video

Video produced by the World Wildlife Fund with director Stephen Poliakoff and actor Anna Friel aims to rally opposition to western oil companies (Anna Friel and Stephen Poliakoff back WWF fight to save Virunga national park – video
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Voluntary groups may fail rare birds

Voluntary groups may fail rare birds | Conservation | Scoop.it
New Zealand's lesser-known species are at risk of falling through conservation cracks, a DOC worker warns. (Voluntary groups may fail rare birds: CHANGING TIMES: Conservation groups such as the Yellow-eyed Penguin Trus...
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Tapirs, drug-trafficking, and eco-police: practicing conservation amidst chaos in Nicaragua

Tapirs, drug-trafficking, and eco-police: practicing conservation amidst chaos in Nicaragua | Conservation | Scoop.it
Nicaragua is a nation still suffering from deep poverty, a free-flowing drug trade, and festering war-wounds after decades of internecine fighting.
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Green Iguana Conservation Project is going strong

Green Iguana Conservation Project is going strong | Conservation | Scoop.it

The Green Iguana Conservation Project, listed as number 1 on things to do in San Ignacio on Trip Advisor, is going strong.  Humberto Requena really is the iguana whisperer.  You'll get a quick medicinal trail tour on the way there, and you'll be able to taste the termites.  Thanks go out to the San Ignacio Resort Hotel for creating a project that does so much for the endangered green iguana.

 

http://www.sanignaciobelize.com/belize-iguana-project


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