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Half of primates face extinction, report says


(CNN) – A new report reveals that primates are facing an impending “extinction crisis,” with 60 percent of all primates now at risk of extinction. The research, published in the…

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We really are what we eat!

Center for Biological Diversity News Release EPA Analysis: 97 Percent of Endangered Species Threatened by Two Common Pesticides WASHINGTON— The Environmental Protection Agency today released its first rigorous nationwide analysis of the effects of pesticides on endangered species, finding that 97 percent of the more than 1,800 animals and plants protected under the Endangered Species […]

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Endangered Species

More than half of all primates threatened with extinction, according to ‘wake-up call’ study


January 19, 2017 —Our primate relatives aren’t doing as well as we thought. Roughly 60 percent of the more than 500 existing species of primate, including gorillas, monkeys, and…

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Growing Up in the Apocalypse (Extinction Movie Review)

For those of you who don’t know, I’m a huge fan of all things zombies. Rob Zombie, The Walking Dead, Plants vs Zombies, just to names a few. 481 more words

Our Unique Responsibility

I thought I’d write a bit about some of my thoughts on conservation issues, with a particular emphasis on humans as part of the natural world, rather than the way we’re normally seen as something separate. 1,292 more words

New Wild Condor Population to be Established

The Environmental Protection Information Center reports The Yurok Tribe has spearheaded an effort in conjunction with the National Park Service and US Fish and Wildlife Service to establish a condor restoration program and release facility in Redwood National Park, to return condors to their historical range in Yurok Ancestral Territory, where they have not been […]

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Conservation