Monthly Archives: October 2013

Africa Reforestation Program Supported By Campaign

Build A Better Website To Promote Reforestation The Internet is changing life as we know it in good ways and bad. An international public affairs firm is tapping the positive side of that dynamic to launch the “Web Of Life” … Continue reading

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Illinois Using Sharpshooters To Kill Deer With CWD

Chronic Wasting Disease Spreading Chronic wasting disease, the deer-equivalent of mad cow disease, has crept across the U.S. landscape from west to east. It appeared first in captive mule deer in Colorado in the late 1960s. By 1981, it had … Continue reading

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Elephant Summit Targets Poachers

Botswana and IUCN call for global action to stop African elephant poaching As the surge in African elephant poaching and illegal ivory trade continues, the Government of Botswana and IUCN are convening a high-level summit on the African Elephant, calling … Continue reading

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Prion Disease Incubating In Thousands of People

Carriers Can Infect Others With Prion Disease Around one person in 2,000 in Britain carries the protein linked to the human version of mad cow disease, a figure higher than previous estimates, a study said on Tuesday. But how many … Continue reading

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Reforestation Program Will Fight Climate Change, Defend Ecosystem

Reforestation Can Help Save Kilimanjaro One project plans to tackle climate change, poverty and poaching simultaneously in Tanzania. Hopefully, the model will spread far and wide very quickly. The Mellowswan Foundation Africa-Tanzania will work in partnership with local villagers and … Continue reading

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Elephants Kept Away From Crops With Recorded Tiger Growls

Wildlife Conservation Gets Boost From Technology Wild elephant herds cause huge damage to crops and often lead to violent clashes with villagers in many parts of India. It is very difficult to keep away an elephant herd from crop fields. … Continue reading

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