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Covid-19 One Health Tele News Conference

1-Apr-2020 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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“Ruminant Plague” Threatens Populations of Wildlife and Livestock

A disease already known for causing massive die-offs of wildlife in Asia is spreading.
16-Mar-2020 1:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Camera Traps in Trees? That’s a Thing Now

A team of researchers says that combining standard camera trapping with new “arboreal camera traps,” where remote cameras are set high in trees, can result in more accurate population estimates of wildlife – particularly in hard-to-survey...
5-Mar-2020 10:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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East African Fish In Need of Recovery

A study of East African coral reefs has uncovered an unfolding calamity for the region: plummeting fish populations due to overfishing, which in turn could produce widespread food insecurity.
6-Feb-2020 4:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Penguin Colony Discovered in Argentina

Just in time for Penguin Awareness Day on January 20th, WCS researchers announced the discovery of a new colony of Magellanic penguins (Spheniscus magellanicus) on a remote island in Argentina.
16-Jan-2020 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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STUDY: Humanity’s Footprint is Squashing World’s Wildlife

Using the most comprehensive dataset on the “human footprint,” which maps the accumulated impact of human activities on the land’s surface, researchers found intense human pressures across the range of a staggering 20,529 terrestrial...
13-Jan-2020 2:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Study Finds Beluga Calls Drop When Boat Traffic Increases

10-Jan-2020 10:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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The Secret Lives of Sulawesi’s Civets

10-Jan-2020 9:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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