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1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

Ontario's bear-hunt pilot project to face legal action

The Ontario government is starting a pilot project for a spring bear hunt starting May 1. The Ontario government is starting a pilot project for a spring bear hunt starting May 1. Two animal-rights groups are heading to court after the Ontario government announced a pilot project for a spring bear hunt this year.

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5 hrs ago | Glasgow Courier

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9 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Owners end legal fight, sell land to Summit County

A Breckenridge couple have agreed to sell a 10-acre parcel in the Colorado mountains to Summit County for open space after a months-long court battle.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

EDGE

Lost Sea Lion in California Found Mile from Water

A sea lion pup named Hoppie who was found at Mape's Ranch near Modesto, Calif. Workers at a central California ranch could hardly believe their eyes when they spotted a sea lion pup hopping through an almond orchard, a mile from the San Joaquin River.

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Greenwich Citizen

5 Things to Know in Florida for April 16

Emergency managers, forecasters and local government officials from Texas to Maine are meeting this week at the National Hurricane Conference in Orlando.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

California delays decision on protecting gray wolf

This April 18, 2008, file photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a gray wolf.

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The Modesto Bee

Court rules for environmentalists in water fight

An 11-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation violated the Endangered Species Act when it failed to consult with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or the National Marine Fisheries Service in renewing 41 contracts a decade ago.

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Langley Times

Meet the real Easter Bunny and friends

Join in Easter fun for the whole family with rescue animals, spring crafts and an Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt in the exhibit gallery, at the Surrey Museum 's Easter Fair on April 19 from 1-4.

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WALB-TV Albany

Protector of vast African park shot and wounded

A member of Belgium's royal family who, as director of a vast national park in eastern Congo has tried to defend endangered mountain gorillas and other animals from poachers and the forests from illegal logging and charcoal production, was shot and seriously wounded as he drove in the area, officials said Wednesday.

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National Public Radio

Review: 'Bears' Is Engaging; Vividly Shot

Keenly following the scent of "African Cats" and "Chimpanzees," Disneynature's "Bears" combines sweeping vistas and remarkably intimate wildlife photography to typically stirring effect as it documents a year in the life of a mother Alaskan brown bear and her two cubs.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Viewpoints: The case for banning wildlife killing contests

On Feb. 14, while many were enjoying romantic dinners and exchanging words of love, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife's law enforcement division was on red alert for a wounded warden who had been shot by a coyote "contest" hunter in El Dorado County.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Naples Daily News

Florida wildlife panel may declare open season on lionfish Wednesday

That's the main reason why lionfish will appear occasionally on the menu when the new RumFish Bar & Grill opens in May at the Guy Harvey Outpost resort in St. Pete Beach.

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Broward-Palm Beach

Four Florida Panther Deaths in Less Than Two Weeks Raises Number to 12 Overall in 2014

Sadly, it seems the only way you can catch a glimpse of an endangered and beautiful Florida panther is by spotting a dead one on the road.

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Examiner.com

Training to track wildlife on Long Island

Professional wildlife tracker George Leoniak will teach Long Islanders how to forgo binoculars in favor of their own eyes in order to spot local wildlife using clues such as tracks and scat to identify different animals.

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Bakewell Today

Nature reserve work

Work has started on a 33,000 project to improve the habitats found at the Wye Valley Nature Reserves, near Miller's Dale.

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This is Local London

Musa the otter joins selfies craze

Musa the otter gets in on the craze for selfies at the WWT Washington Wetland Centre in Tyne and Wear while his mate Mimi looks on Joining the Pope, US President Barack Obama and assorted Oscars stars is Musa, one of the otters at the WWT Washington Wetland Centre in Tyne and Wear.

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Messenger Newspapers

Bashful pandas given a bit of help

The UK's only female giant panda has been artificially inseminated after she and her intended partner failed to mate naturally.

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Anchorage Daily News

Compass: Loss of camp at Round Island cuts research, education, wildlife viewing opportunities

In this photo provided by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, hundreds of walruses line the beaches, July 25, 2005, at the Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary, Alaska, on Round Island in the Bering Sea.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Rancher inspects cattle after showdown with feds

A Nevada rancher said Monday he's trying to determine if federal agents damaged his cattle when the animals were rounded up then released in a showdown with angry protesters over a decades-long dispute about rangeland rights.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Killing of environmental activists rises globally

As head of his village, Prajob Naowa-opas battled to save his community in central Thailand from the illegal dumping of toxic waste by filing petitions and leading villagers to block trucks carrying the stuff - until a gunman in broad daylight fired four shots into him.

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