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Extinction: Elephants driven to the brink by poaching

The ivory trade and habitat loss combine to push Africa’s elephants closer to extinction. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-56510593 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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7 ‘Extinct’ Species That Eventually Reappeared

Sometimes, we give up on a species too soon. Just because it’s been a few decades or even centuries since a creature showed its face,…

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Third of global freshwater fish species threatened by extinction

Migratory populations have fallen by more than three-quarters since the 1970s, while larger species have declined by a “catastrophic” 94 percent. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/extinction-threatens-third-freshwater-fish-species-report-finds-n1258591 Droolin’ Dog…

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A Quarter of Known Bee Species Haven’t Been Seen Since 1990

A global study finds that species numbers reported in the wild fell sharply between 1990 and 2015. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/a-quarter-of-known-bee-species-havent-been-seen-since-1990/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Monarch butterfly population moves closer to extinction

The number of western monarch butterflies wintering along the California coast has plummeted precipitously to a record low. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/monarch-butterfly-population-moves-closer-extinction-rcna231 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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And then there were two: can northern white rhinos be saved from extinction?

There are only two remaining rhinos of this species, a mother and daughter, but scientists see new hope in stem cell breakthroughs “I watch these…

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Platypus habitat shrinks by almost a quarter as scientists warn species now ‘threatened’

Recent droughts, reduced rainfall and intense fires linked to climate change playing role in loss of rivers and streams where duck-billed mammals forage for food…

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New species of critically endangered monkey with spectacle-like eye patches discovered

Tree-dwelling primate found living in extinct volcano in Myanmar Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/monkey-species-discovered-popa-langur-endangered-b1720956.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Australia’s Koalas Are ‘Sliding Towards Extinction’

The species is among 28 animals being assessed for potential upgrade of their threat status as their numbers plummet following sweeping bushfires. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/australias-koalas-are-sliding-towards-extinction/ Droolin’…

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Two-fifths of plants at risk of extinction, says report

We are failing to harness the many benefits plants can provide, say scientists. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-54344309 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Earth’s ‘lost species’ only the tip of the iceberg

Hundreds of mammals will go extinct if we do not act now to address biodiversity loss, say scientists. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-54034134 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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The last retreat of Kenya's near-extinct roan antelope

How poachers and habitat loss killed all but 12 of this once-common animal Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/campaigns/GiantsClub/the-last-retreat-of-kenya-s-nearextinct-roan-antelope-a9682076.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

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Nuclear free-for-all: The arms control era may be ending

The mushroom clouds over Hiroshima and Nagasaki have remained unreplicated for 75 years in part because the U.S. and Soviet Union — after peering over…

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Mountain gorillas face extinction due to threats of both coronavirus and poaching

We are protecting wildlife at risk from poachers due to the conservation funding crisis caused by COVID-19. Help is desperately needed to support wildlife rangers,…

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Most polar bears to disappear by 2100, study predicts

Melting Arctic sea ice could cause starvation and reproductive failure for many as early as 2040, scientists warn Scientists have predicted for the first time…

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NASA warns of FIVE MORE asteroids set to blaze past Earth, as scientists devise method of planetary defense

NASA has raised the alarm over yet another five space rocks headed our way. Fortunately, researchers have also revealed a potentially ingenious new strategy for…

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Under-threat jaguar population believed to have doubled in South American forest

Conservationists observed the growing numbers over 15 years Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/jaguar-population-double-threat-conservation-wwf-a9570711.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published…

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Coronavirus disrupts global fight to save endangered species

Around the world, government resources diverted to pandemic efforts have opened opportunities for illegal land clearing and poaching. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/coronavirus-disrupts-global-fight-save-endangered-species-n1227256 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Many of the 300 plants and animals endemic to Canada at risk, report finds

Ours to Save identified 308 species and subspecies but only 10% considered ‘globally secure’ or ‘apparently secure’ There are few animals more iconically Canadian than…

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Earth accelerating towards sixth mass extinction event that could see 'disintegration of civilisation', scientists warn

Stop The Wildlife Trade: ‘Extinction breeds extinction’, says grim new study revealing more than 500 species are on course to go extinct in next two…

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More Than 500 Vertebrate Species Are on the Brink of ‘Biological Annihilation’

A new study finds further evidence that humans are driving the world’s sixth mass extinction. Published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…

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