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Trump orders review of national monuments, vows to ‘to end these abuses and return...

JULIET EILPERIN in THE WASHINGTON POST | 26 April 2016 "President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday instructing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to review any national monument created since Jan....
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NRDC Needs Your Help to Protect U.S. National Monuments

ARLO HEMPHILL for I AM WILDERNESS | 26 April 2017 On Wednesday April 26, President Donald J. Trump signed an executive order instructing the Interior Department to review national monument...
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Limited gene flow between 2 Bengal tiger populations in the western Himalayan foothills

PLOS | 26 April 2017 The flow of genes between Bengal tigers in two reserves of the Terai Arc Landscape in western Himalayan foothills is too low, according to a...
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Trump to issue new order calling into question two decades of national monument designations

JULIET EILPERIN in THE WASHINGTON POST | 24 April 2017 "President Trump will sign an executive order Wednesday instructing the Interior Department to review national monument designations his three predecessors have...

Bison and yaks soon on way to Pleistocene Park after Kickstarter campaign raises $110,000

THE SIBERIAN TIMES | 11 April 2017 "A total of 747 people from around the world backed a fundraiser which will allow bison and yaks to be brought to Pleistocene...
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South African Court Ends Ban on Sale of Rhinoceros Horns

RUSSELL GOLDMAN on THE NEW YORK TIMES | 5 April 2017 "A court in South Africa effectively overturned a national ban on the trade of rhinoceros horns, a move that...

U.N. High Seas Preparatory Committee (PrepCom)

3rd Session of the U.N. Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) on the High Seas UN Headquarters, NYC | 27 March - 7 April 2017   UN member states are discussing how to create marine...

Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan was approved by the White House in December of 2016 and represents the first plan of its kind for managing ocean resources in...

If you like lox on your bagel, you might not like this Trump proposal

By CHELSEA HARVEY in THE WASHINGTON POST | 31 March 2017 "A near-term spending bill proposed this week by the Trump administration would eliminate funding for a federal grant program...
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China shuts some ivory factories, Hong Kong seen as a loophole

By FARAH MASTER | HONG KONG on REUTERS | 31 March 2017   "China, the world's largest importer and end user of elephant ivory tusks, is shutting a third of its...

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How to Comment on the Trump National Monument Review

Comment Now In an apparent effort to dismantle critical protections for American wilderness on land and sea, President Trump has issued an Executive Order to...
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The Tropical Sea of Peru: A Paradise of Hope

The short documentary "The Tropical Sea of Peru: A Paradise of Hope " received an honorary award at the Blue Oceans Film Festival &...
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ARLO HEMPHILL for I AM WILDERNESS | 13 May 2017 The curiquingue - or carunculated caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus - live only in the high altitude...