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Federal Judge Restores Endangered Species Protection To Yellowstone-Area Grizzlies

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Wed, 09/26/2018 - 1:23pm

A federal judge on Monday restored endangered species protection to about 700 grizzly bears living in or around Yellowstone National Park just days before Wyoming and Idaho were set to allow the hunting of nearly two dozen of the animals.

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To save the world's rarest marine mammal, conservationists seek ban on Mexican seafood imports

Published: 
Mon, 07/16/2018 - 5:28pm

A decade of rescue crusades by conservation groups, hard-core eco-activists and the U.S. Navy have failed to prevent the world’s rarest porpoise from becoming fatally entangled in gill nets set for seafood in Mexico’s northern Gulf of California.