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Dogs May Be Our Best Conservation Aids

Dogs May Be Our Best Conservation Aids

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 26, 2016 15

Radio collars, GPS tracking devices and remote-controlled drones—when it comes to monitoring wildlife, it’s easy to get caught up in high-tech devices. It turns out, however, that our best tool for endangered species conservation

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Human-Wildlife Conflict and Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

Human-Wildlife Conflict and Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 5, 2016 9

I heard about another act of wildlife poaching this morning. Only this time it wasn’t African elephants or Indian tigers or Indonesian rhinos. It was in the U.S., and it involved deer. The poachers

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Thanksgiving: Eating with Gratitude Connects You to Nature

Thanksgiving: Eating with Gratitude Connects You to Nature

Candice Gaukel Andrews November 26, 2015 0

For most of us, Thanksgiving is the only holiday of the year centered on giving thanks for what we already have, our families and our friends. It is also the only holiday I know

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As Earth’s Superpredators, Can We Change How We Use Wildlife?

As Earth’s Superpredators, Can We Change How We Use Wildlife?

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 13, 2015 15

Would you mind living next door to a top predator? It’s a question I’ve asked you before. It seems that when it comes to bears, lions or wolves, we humans, as a whole, can’t

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Would You Pay More for Your Coffee If It Helped Birds?

Would You Pay More for Your Coffee If It Helped Birds?

Candice Gaukel Andrews October 6, 2015 22

Coffee. In my opinion—other than clean, pure water—it just may be the best drink on Earth. That’s why I celebrated last Thursday, October 1, the first official International Coffee Day, with several cups of

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Wildlife Photo of the Week: Costa Rica Hummingbird

Wildlife Photo of the Week: Costa Rica Hummingbird

Kendal Yoakum August 7, 2015 0

Every Friday we choose our favorite photo of the week from our Wildlife Photo of the Day website. This week we selected a thirsty hummingbird in Costa Rica.   Photographer Marian Herz captured this photo while waiting in

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