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American Bird Conservancy update


Dec. 2014 news from the American Bird Conservancy First Predator-proof Fence on Kaua’i Completed at Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge Rare native plant and animal communities that have inhabited a roughly eight-acre area at the Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge—including … Continue reading

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New species of Sengi (Elephant Shrew) from Namibia


Focusing on Wildlife is reporting today on the naming of a new species of sengi from Namibia: the Etendeka Round-eared Sengi.  It’s an unlikely-looking creature in a group of unlikely-looking creatures.  For this and other great stories and photos, check … Continue reading

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Focusing on Wildlife, 22 June 2014


Great Gray Owl, Warthog, and what might have been the ancestor of our Arctic Fox.  Check it out!

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Hand-reared Spoon-billed Sandpiper in the wild


As reported in Focusing on Wildlife, a hand-reared Spoon-billed Sandpiper has been photographed in the wild.  This is an exciting development for another critically endangered animal that conservationists are struggling to rescue from the brink of extinction.

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Focusing on Wildlife – imperiled forests of New Caldeonia


Focusing on Wildlife has a fascinating story today on the results of a recent survey of the New Caledonian highlands.  New Caledonia is a long, narrow, mountainous island in the Pacific Ocean, east of Australia and about midway between New … Continue reading

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Poachers poison vultures: Focusing on Wildlife


If you thought elephant poachers could sink no lower, a story from our friends at Focusing on Wildlife details the latest tactic poachers are using to evade detection: poisoning vultures en masse.  Read about this and other cool stories at … Continue reading

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Badger culling in England: your thoughts on this controversial plan


If you are unaware of the badger culling issue in England, check out today’s Focusing on Wildlife.

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