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If It Weren't For Those Rotting Whale Carcasses, I Never Could Have Afforded This Car

In Kaktovik, Alaska, dozens of polar bears take advantage of the bone pile — the remains of this community’s yearly quota of bowhead whales, which locals hunt then butcher right on the shore — to supplement meager summertime hunting. 301 more words

Nonfiction

Wild Bees Are Important!

Open Space Trust has a post on the importance of Wild Bees. Here a few significant excerpts Wild, free ranging bees residing in natural open spaces are pollinating upwards of 39% of our crops in California.

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Endangered Species

Ticking Tara - A bed time story

Hi everyone,

I haven’t written in a while but here’s a story/poem that I wrote using the Storyweaver platform, a great #storytelling tool from #PrathamBooks . 81 more words

Poetry

It’s Official — First Bee Has Just Been Added to Endangered Species List

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project

It’s official. As tragically revealing as the move might be, the rusty patched bumble bee has now joined the grizzly bear, gray wolf, northern spotted owl, and some 700 others on the endangered species list — the first bee ever to garner those protections in the continental United States. 976 more words

Environment

Please Take Action to stop Wyoming wolves from being used as trophy game animals

According to Wyoming Fish and Game Commission (WF&C) Wyoming has authority over gray wolves in the portion described in the area called Wyoming Trophy Game Management Area (WTGMA) … 267 more words

Wolves

Ark of endangered species on the brink in Yemen

From The New Arab on March 4th:

The zoo in Taiz is desperately trying to save 281 animals. It’s currently home to several rare and endangered species: 223 more words

Yemen