Insects decline in Germany!

This video says about itself: 5 September 2017 Due to a reduction in biodiversity, insect populations have declined in Europe by as much as 80%. Educators in South Africa predict the same fate for their country. From PLOS one: More than 75 percent decline over 27 years in total flying insect biomass in protected areas […]

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Young Wild Horse Deaths in Captivity!

Healthy foals with their moms in Devil’s Garden Wild Horse Territory For more info on what causes colitis in foals, read HERE. SOURCE: BLM News Release For Immediate Release: Oct. 17, 2017 Contact: Jeff Fontana, 530-252-5332 CA-N-17-57 Preliminary results for wild horse deaths at BLM corrals SUSANVILLE, Calif. – Preliminary veterinarian results indicate that 25 […]

via 25 foals die at BLM’s Litchfield Corrals in CA, BLM states likely cause is colitis — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Sea Turtle Success Story!

Jaelynn Hart / Staff Writer It’s not very often that humanity gets to pat itself on the back for having a positive effect on the environment, but scientists are labeling sea turtles as a “global conservation success story” as the population numbers rise away from the brink of extinction. Because of the many dangers causing the decline in […]

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Yellow Breasted Buntings at Risk!

This is a yellow-breasted bunting video. From BirdLife: 17 Oct 2017 Is the Yellow-breasted Bunting the next Passenger Pigeon? Wide-scale, unchecked hunting has, in the space of just three decades, driven frightening declines in two widespread bunting species, on both sides of the Eurasian landmass. Armed with our scientific findings, the BirdLife Partnership is now […]

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Wyoming Horse Roundup…

Source: wildhoofbeats.com Why the Checkerboard Wild Horse Roundup in Wyoming is Personal by Carol J. Walker, Dir. of Field Documentation for Wild Horse Freedom Federation *Reminder* Please call your Senators this week to save our wild horses – more at the end of this blog post. This roundup is personal. I have been following, photographing, […]

via Why the Checkerboard Wild Horse Roundup in Wyoming is Personal — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Climate Change Equals Warmer Seas, Greater Losses!

From the UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT and the “data to date says otherwise, so why trust a model” department (see after the article) Warming seas could lead to 70 percent increase in hurricane-related financial loss If oceans warm at a rate predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the United Nation-sponsored group that assesses climate change […]

via Claim: warmer oceans will boost hurricane losses 70% — Iowa Climate Science Education