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Humpback whale spotted less than six miles from New York City

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PIX11) — A humpback whale was spotted off the coast of New York City Thursday.

The animal was found less than six miles from New York City in the Atlantic Ocean, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society. 122 more words


Humpback Whale Spotted 6 Miles From NYC

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The Wildlife Conservation Society has released a photo of a majestic humpback whale feeding in the Atlantic Ocean just a few miles from New York City. 322 more words


Win!! Reducing Human Poverty & Poaching

Far off in a remote area of Zambia, a new model for conservation is saving not only elephants and lions and the habitat, but reducing poverty and hunger among thousands of poor farmers who share this valley with these magnificent animals. 327 more words


Cute Alert! Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut At Bronx Zoo

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two rare snow leopard cubs have made their public debut at the Bronx Zoo.

The male cubs were born on May 6 and are now on exhibit with their mother in the Himalayan Highlands, the… 179 more words


A Trip to the Zoo to Visit Some Relatives

On a warm humid Member’s Night at the Zoo, my family and I trooped up to the Bronx to revisit some of our favorite spots. 315 more words

Retirement In New York

Pangolins under threat as demand surges

Libreville (AFP) – Hunted for generations for its tasty meat, the scaly-skinned pangolin is under threat in Gabon as demand for the small mammal surges in Asia, where it is used in traditional medicine. 682 more words