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Report Reveals Over Half The World’s Primates Are Endangered

Published in Odd and Fun on 13th September 2017

More than half of the worlds species of primates are on the brink of extinguishing, according to the latest report from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature. Compiled by more thanexperts from around the planet, the report also contains a list of the 25 primate species considered to be at the highest risk […]

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Vietnamese smallholders facilitate aim deforestation- photo essay

Published in Odd and Fun on 22nd August 2017

In the foothills of Vietnams Annamite mountains, hundreds of small-scale wood owneds are assembling patrols to cause sustainable acacia used in furniture around the world. With much of the countrys plantations owned by individuals, expanding the approaching may be best available fortune for saving groves in the Greater Mekong Seedling science It all starts with […]

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Near-Extinct Rhino Spotted In Indonesian Borneo For The First Time In 40 Times

Published in Odd and Fun on 22nd August 2017

In the uphill battle to save the critically endangered Sumatran rhino, good report is hard to come by. Last-place year, the species was declared extinct in the wild in Malaysia and conservationists warned that the creatures — which numeral less than 100 — may fade wholly from countries around the world before too long. “With […]

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Tanzania’s ghost safari: how western facilitate contributed to the decline of a wildlife sanctuary

Published in Odd and Fun on 15th August 2017

International projects facilitated grow a rich and fruitful Tanzanian hollow into enormous tracts of farmland, teak woodlands and carbohydrate plantations The long superhighway from Dar es Salaam brings you through sparsely wooded slopes and environments to the narrow northern neck of the Kilombero valley. Theres a crouch in the road, then the tract opens out, […]

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China’s ‘extinct’ dolphin may have returned to Yangtze river, reply conservationists

Published in Odd and Fun on 2nd August 2017

Amateur expedition team demands it recognise the baiji known as the goddess of the Yangtze in a strain of Asias longest river Chinese conservationists believe they may have caught a rare glimpse of a freshwater dolphin that was declared functionally extinct ten years ago having mercy the Yangtze river for 20 million years. Scientists and […]

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Born to be wild: the newborn pandas destined for freedom

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Most pandas born in confinement in China waste their lives there. But a few are being prepared for a move to the mountains. These videos by Ami Vitale demo the the efforts of the keepers looking after those destined for both zoos and the wildernes. By Kate Carter Pandas: cute, but sexually inept and bamboozled […]

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Saved: the endangered species back from the verge of extinguishing

Published in Odd and Fun on 19th July 2017

Human activity has put wildlife of all the countries at risk, but many mortals are now thriving thanks to conservationists The saiga antelope makes a strange pin-up for the conservation nature. With its strange bulbous nose and spindly legs, it is an unlovely gazing man specially when compared against wildlife favourites such as the polar […]

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Ecuador’s contributing environmental group fightings to stop forced close

Published in Odd and Fun on 15th July 2017

David Hill: NGO Accin Ecolgica responds to the governments attempt to close the organization down Members of one of The countries of latin america most well-known environmental organisations, Accin Ecolgica, are fighting for their survival against a contentious assault by Ecuadors government to shut them down. The move by the government developed six epoches after […]

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Climate change impacting ‘most’ species on Earth, even down to their genomes

Published in Odd and Fun on 12th July 2017

Three recent studies point to just how broad, bizarre, and potentially devastating climate change is to life on Earth. And weve only seen one degree Celsius of warming so far. Climate change is rapidly becoming a crisis that defies hyperbole. For all the sound and fury of climate change denialists, self-deluding politicians and a very […]

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Animal trafficking: the $23 bn criminal industry patrolled by a toothless regulator

Published in Odd and Fun on 9th July 2017

The Cite convention finds itself confronting potent networks, even though it has no detectives , no police powers and no firearms The illegal trade in wildlife is a most attractive felony. But it is highly perniciou, and its proportion is warning the extinction of some of the worlds most iconic species. It is also grotesquely […]

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