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End of an Era: 21 Species Declared Extinct

In a significant announcement, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confirmed the extinction of 21 species, including birds, a bat, and several mussels. These species are being delisted from the Endangered Species Act due to their unfortunate demise.

The Power of “Flagship” Individuals in Conservation

In the world of conservation, charismatic species like pandas and polar bears often take the spotlight in campaigns aimed at protecting our planet's biodiversity. However, recent research suggests that it's not just entire species that can serve as flagships for conservation; individual animals or plants can also play a pivotal role in raising awareness and garnering public support.

Elephants Display Remarkable Problem-Solving Skills

Elephants, the largest land animals with brains exceeding 250 billion neurons, have once again demonstrated their remarkable intelligence, showcasing their problem-solving prowess. In a study published in Animal Behaviour, wild elephants at Thailand's Salakpra Wildlife Sanctuary have been observed unlocking puzzle boxes to access a tantalizing reward of jackfruit.

Asian Elephants Prefer Habitats on Periphery of Protected Areas

Wild Animals have their own habitats and they prefer not to leave their surroundings. Likewise, what about Asian elephants? Where do they...

70 % mammals Used For Wild meat Consumption

The domestic consumption of meat from wild animals has significant impacts on most species protected under the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species...
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