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Python trackers find large breeding group in Florida

Python trackers find large breeding group in Florida | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
A research team is trying eradicate invasive pythons species in the Everglades. A sentinel snake named Argo led them to an eight-snake breeding aggregation just before Valentine's Day.
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Project seeks to count all the cats in D.C. | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

Project seeks to count all the cats in D.C. | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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Study finds most Americans support Endangered Species Act | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

Study finds most Americans support Endangered Species Act | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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Cougar shot dead after killing US cyclist and mauling another

Cougar shot dead after killing US cyclist and mauling another | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
US wildlife officers in Washington state track and shoot a cougar after a rare attack on humans.
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High-Climbing Raccoon Finally Reaches Top Of St. Paul Skyscraper And America Exhales

High-Climbing Raccoon Finally Reaches Top Of St. Paul Skyscraper And America Exhales | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
The raccoon, believed to be female, has been rescued and set free.
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I admit, I was worried for this guy.  
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Species feeling the heat from climate change: Part 2 | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

Species feeling the heat from climate change: Part 2 | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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Western Sage Grouse Protection Plan Revised By Trump Administration : The Two-Way : NPR

Western Sage Grouse Protection Plan Revised By Trump Administration : The Two-Way : NPR | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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Rock climbers help monitor bats and white-nose syndrome | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

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Meet the Bird Brainiacs: Common Raven

Meet the Bird Brainiacs: Common Raven | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
Tortoise biologist Tim Shields is trying to keep an endangered species from being eaten by ravens—without harming a feather in the process.
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Utah wildlife officers seek suspect after kestrel, 4 chicks shot in nesting box

Utah wildlife officers seek suspect after kestrel, 4 chicks shot in nesting box | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
UTAH COUNTY, Utah -- Wildlife officers are looking for the person responsible for the deaths of a kestral and four chicks found shot to death inside their nesting box in the Eagle Mountain area. 
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Warm Utah weather confusing wildlife

Warm Utah weather confusing wildlife | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
If Utah’s humans are confused by this balmy February weather, pity its poor animals. State wildlife biologists are bracing for unseasonal behavior from birds, bears and bugs alike. People place a lot of value on ...

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Mexican gray wolves in Southern Utah? Wildlife officials say 'no' | St George News

Mexican gray wolves in Southern Utah? Wildlife officials say 'no' | St George News | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
ST. GEORGE – State and local wildlife officials are opposing the possibility of Southern Utah being included in a recovery zone for the endangered Mexican gray wolf. Federal wildlife officials are revising a recovery plan for the Mexican gray wolf, after three failed attempts in the past two decades, the Salt Lake Tribune reported. U.S. Fish and Wildlife …

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A hidden toll: Australia's cats kill almost 650 million reptiles a year

The average Australian feral cat kills 225 reptiles a year, which adds up to 596 million in total, according to a new estimate. Pet cats, meanwhile, kill a further 53 million.
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Scientists warn border wall would harm region’s species | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

Scientists warn border wall would harm region’s species | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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What Would Need To Change In Our Body Chemistry To Give Us Climbing Skills Like Spiderman?

What Would Need To Change In Our Body Chemistry To Give Us Climbing Skills Like Spiderman? | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
What would need to change in our body chemistry to give us climbing skills like Spiderman? This question was originally answered on Quora by Dave Consiglio.
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Australia Finishes Building World's Largest Cat-Proof Fence, Cats Accept the Challenge

Australia Finishes Building World's Largest Cat-Proof Fence, Cats Accept the Challenge | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
If the fence fails, I suggest a particularly frightening wall of cucumbers instead.
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A Canadian Firm Prepares To Mine Land Trump Cut From Monument Protection

A Canadian Firm Prepares To Mine Land Trump Cut From Monument Protection | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
The company has entered into an agreement to purchase mineral rights to a former copper mine site within the original boundary of Grand Staircase-Escalante.
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Fishlake National Forest and Boulder Mountain Habitat Improvement Projects | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

Fishlake National Forest and Boulder Mountain Habitat Improvement Projects | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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State of the Birds 2017: Farm Bill Special Report released | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

State of the Birds 2017: Farm Bill Special Report released | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
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Interior and EPA Appropriations Bill passes house committee | THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

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Latest Winter Rough On Wildlife

Latest Winter Rough On Wildlife | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
Wildlife managers in seven states in the western U.S. report this past winter was rough on wildlife.
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Patagonia pulls out of Utah trade show in protest of state's public land grab

Patagonia pulls out of Utah trade show in protest of state's public land grab | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
Company founder has urged Utah governor to stop trying to undo the decision by former president Obama to create the Bears Ears National Monument

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Garry Rogers's curator insight, February 7, 2017 5:35 PM
Utah developers only see money when they look at the land.
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Utah insists wolf-coyote confusion won't be a problem

Utah insists wolf-coyote confusion won't be a problem | Wildlife Ecology and Conflict Management | Scoop.it
Utah wildlife managers and state attorneys insist Utah’s controversial coyote bounty program does not conflict with the Endangered Species Act. But at least one other state was forced to change its coyote-culling hunt after too ...

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