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Critically Endangered lemurs disperse seeds, store carbon - Mongabay.com

Critically Endangered lemurs disperse seeds, store carbon - Mongabay.com | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Critically Endangered lemurs disperse seeds, store carbonMongabay.comNow a new study in the Journal of Tropical Ecology adds another seed disperser to that list: the Critically Endangered black-and-white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata).
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Hunters Have Killed More than 180 Wolves in the Northern Rockies - Earth Island Journal

Hunters Have Killed More than 180 Wolves in the Northern RockiesEarth Island JournalThis is a small selection of In April, Congress removed gray wolves in the northern Rockies from Endangered Species Act (ESA) protection.
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WWF - Priority & endangered species

WWF - Priority & endangered species | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Conservation of threatened animals and endangered species. Sustainable management of their forests, seas, grasslands and mountains...
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Amphibians and sharks are the most endangered species in Chile ...

Amphibians and sharks are the most endangered species in Chile ... | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Red List of Species say that 55% of amphibians, 48% of sharks and 18% of Chilean mammals are endangered. A 25% of the world's mammals are endangered, 40% of Madagascar's reptiles are about to disappear and about ...
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Endangered Whales Dine at Dangerous Depths : Discovery News

Endangered Whales Dine at Dangerous Depths : Discovery News | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
By feeding just below the ocean's surface, North Atlantic right whales are at high risk of colliding with ships.
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Exotic, endangered species visit "Saturday Morning"

Jared Miller shows Rebecca Jarvis and Russ Mitchell many different endangered species from around the world.

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NOAA Report: Savannah Harbor Deepening "Not Likely to Jeopardize Species" - WSAV-TV

NOAA Report: Savannah Harbor Deepening "Not Likely to Jeopardize Species" - WSAV-TV | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Dredging TodayNOAA Report: Savannah Harbor Deepening "Not Likely to Jeopardize Species"WSAV-TVA news release from the Corps said the opinion concludes the plan is "not likely to jeopardize species" listed or proposed for listing under the...
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Extend Endangered Species Protections to Captive Chimpanzees in the United States - GreenAnswers (blog)

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Extend Endangered Species Protections to Captive Chimpanzees in the United StatesGreenAnswers (blog)If you agree with her, push the FWS to extend endangered species protections to chimpanzees, and help Kristin Bauer achieve her goal, by signing her...
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Endangered Species Stuffed Toys by Under the Nile - Pursuitist

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PursuitistEndangered Species Stuffed Toys by Under the NilePursuitistLet your child's hugs be green hugs with these Eco-friendly Endangered Species stuffed toys from Under the Nile.
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PHOTOS: Endangered animals on the IUCN Red List - GlobalPost

PHOTOS: Endangered animals on the IUCN Red List - GlobalPost | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
GlobalPostPHOTOS: Endangered animals on the IUCN Red ListGlobalPost...
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Head of UN-backed convention urges greater effort to combat illegal rhino trade - UN News Centre

Head of UN-backed convention urges greater effort to combat illegal rhino trade - UN News Centre | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
UN News CentreHead of UN-backed convention urges greater effort to combat illegal rhino tradeUN News CentreThe head of the United Nations-backed convention on endangered species called today for the stepping up of efforts by countries and international...
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Entire Mammal Genus on Brink of Extinction

Entire Mammal Genus on Brink of Extinction | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
For the first time in 75 years, an entire genus of mammal may go the way of the dodo—unless a new sanctuary succeeds, conservationists say.
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800 endangered giant snails frozen to death because of faulty temperature gauge - Daily Mail

800 endangered giant snails frozen to death because of faulty temperature gauge - Daily Mail | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Daily Mail800 endangered giant snails frozen to death because of faulty temperature gaugeDaily MailThe endangered Powelliphanta land snails, which measure 9cm across, had been rescued from an area earmarked for coal mining.
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Farmers Find Rewards in Helping Bog Turtles - NYTimes.com

Farmers Find Rewards in Helping Bog Turtles - NYTimes.com | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
“Bog turtles are a semiaquatic species endemic to wetlands fed by springs and seeps, where groundwater recharge is critical,” said Scott Smith, an endangered-species biologist with the Maryland Department of Natural ...
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From Yawning Lions to Buffalo-befriending Birds: Africa's Threatened Animals in Stunning Photos

From Yawning Lions to Buffalo-befriending Birds: Africa's Threatened Animals in Stunning Photos | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
From tracking to hyenas to protecting rhinos, these projects could mean a brighter future for Africa's animals.
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Endangered Species – Environmental Ethics

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That's the message from conservationists as a new list of endangered species is revealed. Shockingly, the Black rhino is now extinct in west Africa according to the latest annual Red List of endangered species.
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UNSUNG HEROES SAVING ENDANGERED ANIMALS: The life of a wild... - Care2 News Network

UNSUNG HEROES SAVING ENDANGERED ANIMALS: The life of a wild... - Care2 News Network | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
The effort to save wildlife from destruction worldwide has many heroes.
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Black rhino extinct in West Africa - Video

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Black Rhino's have disappeared from West Africa, and other kinds are close to disappearing forever.

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From Gina: This is so heartbreaking.

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Some Endangered Species Should Be Allowed To Die Out, Conservationist Survey Says

Some Endangered Species Should Be Allowed To Die Out, Conservationist Survey Says | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Species losing their fight for survival should be left to become extinct, if it means having resources free for other animals and plants, a survey of professional conservationists has found.

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From Gina: I hesitated posting this story because it just makes me sad. I really hate that idea that so many scientists have given up on saving certain species. But that could be the reality that I hoped we would never have to face. What do you think about this story?

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Medicinal tree used in chemotherapy drug faces extinction - The Guardian

Medicinal tree used in chemotherapy drug faces extinction - The Guardian | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Medicinal tree used in chemotherapy drug faces extinctionThe GuardianIn Vietnam, poaching has driven the Javan rhinoceros to extinction, leaving the critically endangered species' only remaining population numbering less than 50 on the Indonesian...
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San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy Launches with Support From Key ... - Imperial Valley News

San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy Launches with Support From Key ...Imperial Valley NewsBy sharing groundbreaking work on endangered species such as the giant panda, African elephant, Hawaiian crow, and California condor, and giving people...
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More than 50 percent decline in elephants in eastern Congo due to human conflict

More than 50 percent decline in elephants in eastern Congo due to human conflict | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
Humans play a far greater role in the fate of African elephants than habitat, and human conflict in particular has a devastating impact on these largest terrestrial animals, according to a new study.
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WWF - Species - Protecting the Future of Nature

WWF - Species - Protecting the Future of Nature | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
World Wildlife Fund is committed to endangered species protection.
See how we are ensuring that the world our children inherit will be home to the same species we enjoy today. (So many animals are endangered, which one is next to extinct?
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Endangered Baby Animals | TakePart - News, Culture, Videos and Photos That Make the World Better

Endangered Baby Animals | TakePart - News, Culture, Videos and Photos That Make the World Better | Help Endangered Species | Scoop.it
These 10 furry tots represent the future of their at-risk species [PHOTOS] http://t.co/IwbiYKrL...
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Mantas and Tuna on Red List of Endangered Species

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Mantas and Tuna on Red List of Endangered Species. The latest update of The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species reveals two species of Manta Ray are vulnerable, and the situation is particularly serious for tunas.
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