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Video: Writing the World’s First Elephant Dictionary

Video: Writing the World’s First Elephant Dictionary

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 27, 2013 4

When Katy Payne made a visit to the Portland Zoo in 1984, she had no idea it would soon change the course of her life. A naturalist and amateur musician, Katy had been studying

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Will Evolution Be the New Antipoaching Tool?

Will Evolution Be the New Antipoaching Tool?

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 25, 2013 19

Despite antipoaching patrols, increased arrests, relocation and unmanned security drones, it seems we’re losing the battle against wildlife poachers. Already in the first six months of 2013, for example, in South Africa alone, 428

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Polar Bear Adventure Sweepstakes–Deadline June 30!

Polar Bear Adventure Sweepstakes–Deadline June 30!

Emily Deemer June 5, 2013 7

Want to win an adventure trip for two to the polar bear capital of the world in Churchill, Canada?  Enter to win World Wildlife Fund’s Polar Bear Adventure Sweepstakes!   The deadline is Monday, June

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New Video of a Rare Snow Leopard

New Video of a Rare Snow Leopard

Candice Gaukel Andrews March 21, 2013 20

Snow leopards are powerful and beautiful big cats, native to the mountains of central Asia. Insulated by thick hair and possessing wide, fur-covered feet that act as natural snowshoes, they are well adapted to

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Protecting Panda Habitat: China’s First Land Trust Reserve

Protecting Panda Habitat: China’s First Land Trust Reserve

Candice Gaukel Andrews February 19, 2013 2

When images of a wild giant panda gnawing on a takin carcass in China’s Sichuan Province were recently captured on motion-sensor cameras, researchers were caught by surprise. Although pandas are technically carnivores, their diets

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Wildlife at Your Fingertips

Wildlife at Your Fingertips

Lisa Poppleton January 17, 2013 0

Our good friends over at WWF have just released their first U.S. iPad application, “WWF Together,” available as a free download at the AppStore.   The app is a unique interactive experience for all ages

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