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Biologists looking for answers in death of endangered right whales

MONCTON, N.B.—The federal fisheries department is trying to figure out what caused the recent deaths of several endangered right whales in the waters off eastern Canada. 270 more words


Nehalem Bay snowy plovers another endangered species act success (Guest opinion)

Oregonians are witnessing something truly remarkable with the exciting comeback of an endangered species. The first western snowy plover chick in nearly 50 years recently hatched on the shores of Nehalem Bay State Park, expanding the range of the cute birds back to Oregon’s north coast. 43 more words

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Four people moved slowly through seven acres of blue wildflowers at the Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee, Massachusetts. The nation’s largest Air Force Reserve base, Westover has supported missions like the direction of Patriot missile-defense batteries to Turkey and the response to Hurricane Sandy on the U.S. 1,268 more words

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Yellowstone grizzly bears removed from endangered species list

By Paul LeBlanc

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Don’t call it a comeback.

The Yellowstone grizzly bear population has recovered enough to be delisted from the endangered species list, according to a statement released by the US Fish and Wildlife service. 252 more words


Grizzly Bears No Longer Threatened Species In Yellowstone National Park

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. 790 more words