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Manatees May Soon Lose Endangered Species Status

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As they do whenever they visit Florida, Greg Groff and his young daughter stopped by the manatee pool at Miami Seaquarium, where the speed bump-shaped marine mammals placidly swim in circles. 878 more words

News

CBC to air "The Politics of Polar Bears" Tomorrow (Saturday, August 30)

From CBC News (28 August 2014):

The Politics of Polar Bears” airs Saturday, August 30, at 7 p.m. on CBC Manitoba. (CBC)

Which of the following statements do you think is true? 112 more words

Conservation Status

Science Daily: Existing Power Plants Will Spew 300 Billion More Tons of Carbon Dioxide During Use

Existing Power Plants Will Spew 300 Billion More Tons of Carbon Dioxide During Use

Will anything stop us from demanding more energy? Is humanity destined to watch itself and the planet burn, only to crank up the AC for as long as possible?  80 more words

Ecocriticism

Manatees to lose endangered status?

MIAMI (AP) — As they do whenever they visit Florida, Greg Groff and his young daughter stopped by the manatee pool at Miami Seaquarium, where the speed bump-shaped marine mammals placidly swim in circles. 880 more words

Environment

Should We Stay or Should We Go Now: Evacuation from Laysan

August 5-18, 2014 | By Barbara Heindl

This past week we hit the halfway point of our 90-day tour on Laysan to monitor Millerbirds, and it showed. 2,006 more words

Bird Conservation

March against the AETA and Expanding Biotech Infrastructure

On Saturday, September 6, Everglades Earth First! will be gathering to protest the destruction of the Briger Forest and the creation of animal testing laboratories. 292 more words

Big cats ‘a threat to young children’, says Al Ain vet | The National

August 27, 2014

ABU DHABI // A leading veterinarian has warned that keeping exotic animals as pets at home runs the risk of serious injury not only to the animal but also to people, especially young children. 585 more words

UAE