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  • More dogs in protected forest areas of Chandigarh worry wildlife officials June 12, 2021 10:56 pm The Indian Express THE RISING population of stray dogs inside the protected forest areas of Chandigarh has emerged as a matter of concern highlighted during the recently held Wildlife Census-2021 in Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary and forests areas by the Wildlife Institute of …
  • Vermont wildlife experts hope to inventory local ladybugs June 12, 2021 10:41 pm Vermont State News.Net
  • Wildlife Watch- Vermont wildlife rehabilitators June 12, 2021 10:41 pm Vermont State News.Net STARKSBORO, Vt. (WCAX) - When an animal is found injured or orphaned, the state relies on wildlife rehabilitators to bring them back to good health and return them to the wild. Ike Bendavid found out what it takes to be a wildlife rehabber. Medora Plimpton …
  • Wildlife trafficking kingpin convicted June 12, 2021 5:32 pm The Nation The Chief Resident Magistrate’s Court in Lilongwe, yesterday, convicted a Chinese national Yun Hua Lin, for wildlife offences – bringing the number of convicted Chinese nationals to 10 in the last two years. Justice Violet Chipao, who delivered the …
  • Kashmiri woman inspires with 20 years of service to wildlife June 12, 2021 4:08 pm Pakistan Today SRINAGAR: On the evening of June 2, Aliya Mir in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) received a call to rescue a snake from the bushes around a serene Gupkar area of the Muslim-dominated capital city Srinagar. Mir and her team associated …
  • Hands Off! Human intervention usually not a good idea when newborn wildlife is on the ground June 12, 2021 2:21 pm The Lufkin Daily News - Texas It happens every fall. Momma deer meets Papa deer. When the mood is right, a brief courtship begins. Eventually, romance fills the air and the two animals do what comes natural. It’s a beautiful thing. Approximately 61/2 months later, following a 200- …
  • Life After Wildlife Trafficking: What Happens to Rescued Animals? June 12, 2021 1:06 pm Ecowatch By Danielle Beurteaux In 2013 authorities at Bangkok's main airport busted a smuggler carrying 54 ploughshare tortoises from Madagascar crammed in a suitcase. The seizure of what amounted to about 10% of the critically endangered species' wild …
  • Colorado wildlife manager investigated for meddling with wolf reintroduction June 12, 2021 1:02 pm The Canon City Daily Record - Colorado A senior Colorado Parks and Wildlife manager has been reinstated after a 12-week investigation into a whistleblower’s allegations that he tried to sabotage the voter-directed reintroduction of wolves — using tactics that included hiring an outside group to …
  • Ask an Expert – Coexisting with wildlife during a drought June 12, 2021 10:05 am Cache Valley Daily - Utah Just as humans must learn to adapt to changes in water availability during a drought, so must wildlife. Less water means less available habitat for wildlife, and since Utah is home to a sizable number of wildlife species, prolonged drought can create a …
  • Wildlife rehab center aims to fill gap for injured critters June 12, 2021 8:04 am SF Gate - California ALBURTIS, Pa. (AP) — They arrive in baskets and cardboard boxes, bleeding from near-misses with lawn mowers or snatched from the jaws of neighborhood cats. It’s birthing season in the Lehigh Valley, and that means a steady stream of injured baby rabbits, …
  • Vietnamese art book on wildlife to be released in UK June 12, 2021 2:23 am Nhan Dan The book, “Chang Hoang Da – Gau” (Saving Sorya, Chang and The Sun Bear), features the journey of Chang, a young girl with big dreams of saving endangered wild animals. It tells the stories about animals that are close to extinction. Chang’s adventure …
  • Malawi Court convicts Chinese national Yun Hua Lin for wildlife related offences June 12, 2021 1:40 am The Maravi Post Pangolin: one of the the endangered wildlife animals in Malawi and across the world BLANTYRE-(MaraviPost)—The Chief Resident Magistrate Court in Lilongwe has today convicted a Chinese national, Yun Hua Lin, for wildlife related offences. Lin, is believed …
  • Minnesota wildlife center captures last escaped wolf after week-plus search in Anoka County June 11, 2021 11:29 pm Minnesota State News.Net The Wildlife Science Center says all escaped wolves are now accounted for. (FOX 9) - All four wolves that escaped a wildlife center in Anoka County, Minnesota last week have now been accounted for, the wildlife center said Friday. In a Facebook post, the …
  • Pa. wildlife rehabber rescues family of Eastern Screech Owls June 11, 2021 11:03 pm 6 ABC Action News NORRISTOWN, Pennsylvania (WPVI) -- "We're here to undo the damage that human beings cause in the environment," said Rick Schubert, a wildlife rehabilitator and lifelong animal lover. Schubert is the Executive Director at the Philadelphia …
  • Bear Poses For ‘Selfie’ After Discovering Wildlife Camera June 11, 2021 10:36 pm KCNC CBS4 Denver - Colorado DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– A playful bear found a wildlife camera and decided to take a closer look. The end result was something that looked like a “selfie.” The bear found the wildlife camera in Douglas County and spent a little while checking it out. …
  • Woods, Waters, and Wildlife: Going Battey! June 11, 2021 6:21 pm Freestone County Times - Texas by John Jefferson We were on our deck watching it rain. But our dogs seemed highly interested in the empty collapsible trash bin we put pruned branches in. Vicky said it might be a cotton rat as she tipped it over. Our smaller dog darted in, snapped at …
  • Erie County Department of Health cautions residents: Don't touch wildlife June 11, 2021 4:55 pm Island Dispatch - New York Fri, Jun 11th 2021 11:40 am Close encounters with raccoons and bats spark warning about rabies and reminder for when to call the health department Following a notable amount of rabies investigations from bats in homes and other wildlife encounters, the …
  • Chinese national convicted of wildlife crime and money laundering June 11, 2021 4:52 pm Malawi 24 Chief Magistrate in Lilongwe has today convicted Chinese national Lin Yun Hua on charges of illegal possession of rhino horns, money laundering and dealing in government trophy. The Judgement was pronounced by High Court Judge Violet Chipao. The court, …
  • Entries Being Accepted for 2022 Tennessee Wildlife Calendar Photo Contest June 11, 2021 4:26 pm Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency NASHVILLE --- The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is now accepting entries for its 2022 photo contest for publication in Tennessee Wildlife’s annual calendar. All interested photographers are invited to submit up to 10 of their best photos on fishing, …
  • Take A Walk on the Wildlife Side at Lake Tahoe with “Bird-A-Thon” fundraiser June 11, 2021 3:23 pm South Tahoe Now - California The Tahoe Institute for Natural Science (TINS) is once again getting a big boost from one of its members. Lynn Harriman is taking the TINS “Tahoe Big Year” to another level with her “Bird-A-Thon” fundraiser. She’ll be walking the entire Tahoe Rim Trail …