Wildlife Conservation Society Newswire

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  1. First whale detected by newly deployed acoustic buoy in New York BightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Environmental News Network

    ... deployed by scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and WCS's (Wildlife Conservation Society) New York Aquarium to listen for some of the world's biggest animals in the New York Bight has detected its first whale species, and ...

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  2. Penguin chick's historic debutRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... they grow to be just over a foot tall, and weigh only two to three pounds, according the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), which runs the Bronx Zoo. These flightless birds (the smallest species of penguin) are also called fairy penguins, blue ...

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  3. Cute debut: First fairy penguin chick born at Bronx ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... they grow to be just over a foot tall, and weigh only two to three pounds, according the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), which runs the Bronx Zoo. These flightless birds (the smallest species of penguin) are also called fairy penguins, blue ...

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  4. First whale detected by newly deployed acoustic buoy in New York BightRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... deployed by scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and WCS's (Wildlife Conservation Society) New York Aquarium to listen for some of the world's biggest animals in the New York Bight has detected its first whale species, and ...

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  5. Bronx Zoo breeds 1st little penguin in its 120-year historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this July 25, 2016 photo provided by the Wildlife Conservation Society, a "little penguin" chick is shown in its habitat at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Hatched on May 10, 2016, it is the first "little penguin" born at the zoo in the zoo's 120 year history.

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  6. Little penguin chick makes debut at Bronx ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | MyFoxNY

    ... t of the 18 penguin species and native to southern Australia and New Zealand, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society.

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  7. Bronx Zoo breeds first little penguin in its 120-year historyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Current

    In this Monday photo provided by the Wildlife Conservation Society, a "little penguin" chick is shown in its habitat at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Hatched on May 10, it is the first "little penguin" born at the zoo in the zoo's 120 year history.

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  8. Oregon State scientists join international call to save animals from extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... the massive scales required," said Sarah Durant, co-author and a wildlife biologist with the Wildlife Conservation Society and the Zoological Society of London. "This program has established a consensus across key stakeholders in multiple countries ...

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  9. Bronx Zoo breeds 1st little penguin in its ...Jul 27, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this July 25, 2016 photo provided by the Wildlife Conservation Society, a "little penguin" chick is shown in its habitat at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Hatched on May 10, 2016, it is the first "little penguin" born at the zoo in the zoo's 120 year history.

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  10. International efforts needed to save world's largest mammals, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... Lopez-Bao of Oviedo University; Sarah M. Durant of the Zoological Society of London and the Wildlife Conservation Society; David W. Macdonald of the University of Oxford; Peter A. Lindsey of Panthera and the University of Pretoria; Elizabeth L. ...

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  11. VIDEO: See New Baby Penguin at Bronx ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNAInfo.com

    ... change and human activities are threatening their population in the wild, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society. The Bronx Zoo is supporting the Taronga Zoo's fairy penguin conservation programs in Sydney Harbor, which consist of breeding ...

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  12. First Ever Little Penguin Chick Hatched at WCSs Bronx Zoo Makes Public DebutRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ( Eudyptula minor ) that debuted in 2015 as a new species at WCS's (Wildlife Conservation Society) Bronx Zoo has successfully produced a chick that is now on exhibit with the rest of the colony. The chick hatched May 10, 2016. This is the first time ...

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  13. Conservation scientists call for global strategy to halt threatened animal extinctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... the massive scales required," said Sarah Durant, co-author and a wildlife biologist with the Wildlife Conservation Society and the Zoological Society of London. "This program has established a consensus across key stakeholders in multiple countries ...

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  14. Rosewood exports to Vietnam achieved with fake signatures: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Pnompenh Post

    ... [Sokhon] signature," Phalla wrote. Sarah Brook, a Phnom Penh-based technical adviser to the Wildlife Conservation Society, said yesterday that counterfeit permits "can be a significant problem in countries like Cambodia where enforcement agencies ...

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  15. A toll-free number helps villagers live with animalsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... to apply at all -- now takes as little as four days. In doing so, Wild Seve -- run by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), a nonprofit that works with the government's forest departments in 284 villages in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu -- helps ...

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  16. Baby elephant killed by snare in MondulkiriRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Pnompenh Post

    ... reported it trapped deep in the jungle over the weekend, said Meak Vuthy, an official at the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). But officials were forced to make the long journey by foot as the jungle roads were unsuitable for driving. It's ...

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  17. Inmates host art exhibitionRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Fiji Times

    Update: 12:08PM AN art exhibition hosting original works by inmates will provide the opportunity to highlight the government sponsored Yellow Ribbon Program which promotes rehabilitation of inmates, says Wildlife Conservation Society director Dr Sangeeta Mangubhai.

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  18. 20 Questions: It Happened in SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Manhattan Users Guide

    ... known as? 7. August 15, 1934: William Beebe, of the New York Zoological Society (now the Wildlife Conservation Society) set a record in Bermuda (3,028 feet) for the deepest dive in this thing. What is it called? (Hint: if you are a Sondheim fan, you ...

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  19. Disney buys up carbon credits in MondulkiriRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Pnompenh Post

    ... off as all but dead. In collaboration with the Cambodian government and brokered by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), the US-based media giant will purchase 360,000 tonnes worth of carbon emissions in Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary in a bid to ...

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  20. Photo Slideshow: Turkmenian Flare-horned Markhor with Offspring at WCSs Bronx ZooRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... roam the rocky terrain in their expansive habitat along the Wild Asia Monorail at WCS's (Wildlife Conservation Society) Bronx Zoo. The herd consists of 11 males, easily identified by their huge spiraled horns and distinct coats; 10 females, which ...

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