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Conservation club dedicates new flag [Video]

Conservation club dedicates new flag

Conservation club dedicates new flag

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Indonesian locals release pangolin back into the wild [Video]

Indonesian locals release pangolin back into the wild

Pangolins that were saved from settlements in Indonesia have been released back into the wild. In footage filmed in Agam, West Sumatra province on Saturday (June 27), locals bring pangolins to the..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 02:24Published
Expect increased DNR patrol on Indiana lakes during holiday weekend [Video]

Expect increased DNR patrol on Indiana lakes during holiday weekend

Operation dry water is a year-round initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of boating while intoxicated. If you plan to head to a lake in Indiana over the holiday weekend, you'll notice more..

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Kenya: Lack of funds puts conservation projects at risk [Video]

Kenya: Lack of funds puts conservation projects at risk

Conservationists say if tourism fails reserve land will be used for farming or property development instead.

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Extra enforcement to keep boaters safe and sober [Video]

Extra enforcement to keep boaters safe and sober

Operation Dry Water is in full effect to keep everyone safe this 4th of July.

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Operation Dry Water [Video]

Operation Dry Water

Extra enforcement will be out as part of *operation dry water.

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Indiana DNR hits the water to keep people safe on boats [Video]

Indiana DNR hits the water to keep people safe on boats

Indiana DNR hits the water to keep people safe on boats

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Cheetah cubs emerge from den at Colchester Zoo [Video]

Cheetah cubs emerge from den at Colchester Zoo

A litter of four cheetah cubs born at Colchester Zoo during lockdown have emerged from their den to explore their outdoor enclosure for the first time. The cubs were born on April 15 while the Essex..

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"Operation Dry Water" Increases Boating Patrols July 3 - 5 [Video]

"Operation Dry Water" Increases Boating Patrols July 3 - 5

As Independence Day draws near, Indiana Conservation Officers will be on the waters making sure boaters aren't under the influence.

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Meet SlothBot - a robotic sloth to monitor endangered species [Video]

Meet SlothBot - a robotic sloth to monitor endangered species

The new high-tech robot, built by engineers at the Georgia Institute of Technology, has joined the race to save some of the world's most endangered species. Francesca Lynagh reports.

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Australia's iconic Blue Poles goes under major restoration [Video]

Australia's iconic Blue Poles goes under major restoration

At the National Gallery of Australia, an ambitious conservation project is under way on one of its most significant works, by Jackson Pollock.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:27Published
Beavers born in Essex ‘for first time since Middle Ages’ [Video]

Beavers born in Essex ‘for first time since Middle Ages’

Beavers have been born in Essex for the first time since the Middle Ages, conservationists have said. The mammals had been hunted to extinction for their meat, fur and scent glands in the UK by the..

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Midmorning With Aundrea - July 1, 2020 (Part 1) [Video]

Midmorning With Aundrea - July 1, 2020 (Part 1)

(Part 1 of 2) Although densely-populated areas have been far more explored during the coronavirus pandemic, it is also having a devastating effect on small towns. We visit a community in Pennsylvania..

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Three endangered whale sharks released after getting tangled in trawler's net in Thailand [Video]

Three endangered whale sharks released after getting tangled in trawler's net in Thailand

Three endangered whale sharks released after getting tangled in trawler's net in Thailand

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Three endangered whale sharks released after getting tangled in trawler's net [Video]

Three endangered whale sharks released after getting tangled in trawler's net

This is the dramatic moment three endangered whale sharks were released after getting caught in a trawler's fishing net. The enormous creatures were pulled up from the depths near Koh Rok Island in..

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Coppertail Brewing | Morning Blend [Video]

Coppertail Brewing | Morning Blend

Coppertail Brewing and The Florida Aquarium have partnered together to raise funds for coral conservation.

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Indiana DNR to resume ‘Operation Dry Water’ for Independence Day weekend [Video]

Indiana DNR to resume ‘Operation Dry Water’ for Independence Day weekend

Indiana Conservation Officers say ‘Operation Dry Water’ will be in full effect to target boating under the influence from July 3-5.

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New species of shark that “walks” using its fins found off coast of Indonesia [Video]

New species of shark that “walks” using its fins found off coast of Indonesia

These recently-discovered sharks have a unique advantage when scouring the ocean floor.

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‘You can’t furlough an otter’: why one family-run zoo remains shut [Video]

‘You can’t furlough an otter’: why one family-run zoo remains shut

Andy Cowell runs the Fenn Bell Conservation Project in Medway, Kent. After 12 weeks of closure, as running costs mounted, zoos were suddenly told with less than a week’s notice that they could reopen..

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‘You can’t furlough an otter’: why one family-run zoo remains shut – video [Video]

‘You can’t furlough an otter’: why one family-run zoo remains shut – video

Andy Cowell runs the Fenn Bell Conservation Project in Medway, Kent. After 12 weeks of closure, as running costs mounted, zoos were suddenly told with less than a week’s notice that they could reopen..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 07:14Published
A Pandemic’s Environmental Toll [Video]

A Pandemic’s Environmental Toll

Despite the footage of crystal clear canals and pollution-free cities, the coronavirus pandemic is actually devastating the environment.

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Beautiful endangered hawksbill sea turtle glides over the coral in Belize [Video]

Beautiful endangered hawksbill sea turtle glides over the coral in Belize

Hawksbill sea turtles are critically endangered, having been hunted to near extinction in the last two centuries. Their strikingly beautiful shells were sought after for hairbrushes, ornaments, and..

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Pangolin rescued from smuggler in Chhattisgarh's Gariaband [Video]

Pangolin rescued from smuggler in Chhattisgarh's Gariaband

Chhattisgarh Police has successfully traced and recovered a pangolin from the possession of a person, who was supposed to smuggle the animal in the market. Gariaband's Superintendent of police, Bhojram..

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People Rescue Oriental Darter Bird With Beak Stuck in Thread [Video]

People Rescue Oriental Darter Bird With Beak Stuck in Thread

People from an animal conservation society in India came across an oriental darter bird with its beak wrapped in thread. The bird couldn't open its mouth to feed itself. After a few failed attempts,..

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Project to Rescue Northern White Rhino Sidelined by Pandemic [Video]

Project to Rescue Northern White Rhino Sidelined by Pandemic

A white rhino conservation group is under threat due to the coronavirus pandemic by stalling some of it’s key projects. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 01:11Published

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Urban biodiversity expert Jennifer Rae Pierce says geese were reintroduced to the area in the 1970s because of conservation concerns. And unlike their native cousins, local geese never learned to..
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Worrying news has recently come to light: hundreds of elephants have been found dead in Botswana, and as yet, there is no clear cause of death. But as an expert in elephants and their conservation, I..
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Arctic: Protecting The Sacred Place Where Life Begins – OpEd

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by Nick Engelfried* As the Trump administration neared the end of its first year in office in 2017, it seemed environmental activists had lost one of the most hard-fought battles in the movement's..
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Time to show your support with the new GWCT 500 Club

Friday 3 July, 2020The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) has launched an exclusive new club for the next 500 people who join as members. In a proactive response to the financial pressures of..
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Planning application submitted for world’s first rewilding centre

Friday 3 July, 2020Trees for Life has submitted a planning application for the world’s first rewilding centre at its 10,000-acre Dundreggan estate in Glenmoriston, between Loch Ness and the Isle of..
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Botswana investigates 'mysterious deaths' of 275 elephants

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Botswana: High Elephant Mortality Worrisome

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Feathers offer clue to capercaillie's survival

Scientists are extracting DNA from feathers found in forests as part of a capercaillie conservation effort.
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The World's First Large-Scale Coral Swap Sees Lost Coral Genotypes Returned to Ocean-Based Nurseries in the Florida Keys

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