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Madagascar’s largest tortoise could become extinct in 2 years
(September 27, 2016, 7:17 am) Fewer than 100 ploughshare tortoises remain in the wild, conservationists estimate, and continued poaching of these animals for the illegal pet trade is likely to wipe out the last few individuals in the next two to three years.
The thriving oysters of Wellfleet Harbor
(September 26, 2016, 6:46 pm) Richard Elson is a filmmaker who will be presenting his work at next month’s Wildlife Conservation Film Festival in New York City.
(September 23, 2016, 1:17 am) The U.S. recently released a strategy to study and quiet the rising cacophony of underwater noise pollution. But in the absence of widespread regulation, some researchers are holding out hope that whales might be able to adapt in order to make their voices heard.