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Facing extinction, the North Atlantic right whale cannot accommodate. Can we? | Philip Hoare

Once the right whale to hunt, Eubalaena glacialis is now beset by nets, ships and changing oceans. We are losing a beautiful beast As if to confound everyone, this past week Dr Charles ” Stormy ” Mayo and his team from the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies reported seeing up to 150 right whales in …

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18 elephants to be flown to US zoos as drought puts pressure on Swaziland wildlife

Conservation groups hope rehoming the elephants will leave more food and water for endangered rhinos as the country suffers worst drought in its history Eighteen elephants, due to be culled because the intense drought in southern Africa has left a national park in Swaziland without food, could be flown to zoos in the US. It …

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Orange cave crocodiles may be mutating into new species

In 2008 an archaeologist detected crocodiles living in remote caves in Gabon. Now, genetics hint that these weirds cave crocodilians may be in the process of evolving into a new species. Environment Radical Conservation Orange cave crocodiles may be mutating into new species In 2008 an archaeologist discovered crocodiles living in remote caves in Gabon. …

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20+ Funniest Wildlife Photos Of 2018 Have Been Announced, And They Will Attain Your Day

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards have announced the finalists for 2018, narrowed down to merely 41 from over 2000 quality entries. “The standard of imagery, in terms of quality of the photography, goes up and up every year”, Tom Sullum, one of the founders of the awardings, told Bored Panda . “The humour remains as …

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