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3 hrs ago | National Geographic

Conviction of Rhino Horn Dealer Reveals Ties Between Drug, Wildlife Trafficking

Game scouts found this black rhino bull wandering Zimbabwe's SavA© Valley Conservancy after poachers shot it several times and hacked off both its horns.

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7 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Bear attacks spark debate: Kill them, or leave them alone?

Dallas Smith thinks he has the answer to Central Florida's black-bear threat, and he's ready to lock and load it.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Miami Herald

Diggin' In: It's nesting season

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Bluebirds have been at it for weeks, and hummingbirds will be at it soon - nesting and feeding baby birds.

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KRAV-FM Tulsa

Days after shooting, 'Virunga' premiers at Tribeca

Days after the director of Africa's oldest national park was shot by gunmen, a documentary about those who protect Virunga National Park from armed poachers and encroaching oil interests premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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CBS Local

Fish Found With Mercury In Remote Western Regions

Federal scientists have found high amounts of mercury in sport fish caught in remote areas of national parks in the West and Alaska, according to a study released Thursday.

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Blackburn Citizen

Lancashrie wildlife lovers hop to it for survey

THE world's biggest wildlife survey has reported a chorus of frogs hopping around in Lancashire gardens - but our native squirrels are in the red.

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The Globe and Mail

Ontario's bear-hunt pilot project to face legal action

The Ontario government is starting a pilot project for a spring bear hunt starting May 1. The Ontario government is starting a pilot project for a spring bear hunt starting May 1. Two animal-rights groups are heading to court after the Ontario government announced a pilot project for a spring bear hunt this year.

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Glasgow Courier

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Owners end legal fight, sell land to Summit County

A Breckenridge couple have agreed to sell a 10-acre parcel in the Colorado mountains to Summit County for open space after a months-long court battle.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

EDGE

Lost Sea Lion in California Found Mile from Water

A sea lion pup named Hoppie who was found at Mape's Ranch near Modesto, Calif. Workers at a central California ranch could hardly believe their eyes when they spotted a sea lion pup hopping through an almond orchard, a mile from the San Joaquin River.

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Greenwich Citizen

5 Things to Know in Florida for April 16

Emergency managers, forecasters and local government officials from Texas to Maine are meeting this week at the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

California delays decision on protecting gray wolf

This April 18, 2008, file photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a gray wolf.

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The Modesto Bee

Court rules for environmentalists in water fight

An 11-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation violated the Endangered Species Act when it failed to consult with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or the National Marine Fisheries Service in renewing 41 contracts a decade ago.

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Langley Times

Meet the real Easter Bunny and friends

Join in Easter fun for the whole family with rescue animals, spring crafts and an Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt in the exhibit gallery, at the Surrey Museum 's Easter Fair on April 19 from 1-4.

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WALB-TV Albany

Protector of vast African park shot and wounded

A member of Belgium's royal family who, as director of a vast national park in eastern Congo has tried to defend endangered mountain gorillas and other animals from poachers and the forests from illegal logging and charcoal production, was shot and seriously wounded as he drove in the area, officials said Wednesday.

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National Public Radio

Review: 'Bears' Is Engaging; Vividly Shot

Keenly following the scent of "African Cats" and "Chimpanzees," Disneynature's "Bears" combines sweeping vistas and remarkably intimate wildlife photography to typically stirring effect as it documents a year in the life of a mother Alaskan brown bear and her two cubs.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Viewpoints: The case for banning wildlife killing contests

On Feb. 14, while many were enjoying romantic dinners and exchanging words of love, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife's law enforcement division was on red alert for a wounded warden who had been shot by a coyote "contest" hunter in El Dorado County.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Naples Daily News

Florida wildlife panel may declare open season on lionfish Wednesday

That's the main reason why lionfish will appear occasionally on the menu when the new RumFish Bar & Grill opens in May at the Guy Harvey Outpost resort in St. Pete Beach.

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Broward-Palm Beach

Four Florida Panther Deaths in Less Than Two Weeks Raises Number to 12 Overall in 2014

Sadly, it seems the only way you can catch a glimpse of an endangered and beautiful Florida panther is by spotting a dead one on the road.

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Examiner.com

Training to track wildlife on Long Island

Professional wildlife tracker George Leoniak will teach Long Islanders how to forgo binoculars in favor of their own eyes in order to spot local wildlife using clues such as tracks and scat to identify different animals.

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