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Shot sea lions wash up in Puget Sound

November 29, 2018

Volunteers in Washington state have reported an unusually high number of dead sea lions washing up on beaches in Puget Sound, many of which have been shot. At least ...

DNA helps track ivory poachers

September 21, 2018

A team of researchers say they have a novel approach to tracking down elephant poachers, the New York Times reports. Samuel Wasser, director of the Center for ...

Human conflict kills wildlife as well

January 31, 2018

The toll of war isn’t limited to human casualties. Biologists recently found that since the mid-20th century, as conflict has become more common across Africa, ...
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