Tag Archives: Mammals

Saiga – A Central Asian Environmental Initiative

From Wikipedia:The saiga antelope is a critically endangered antelope that originally inhabited a vast area of the Eurasian steppe zone from the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains and Caucasus into Dzungaria and Mongolia. This strange-looking fellow tenuously inhabits the Central … Continue reading

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Martens to curb grey squirrels in UK?

I saw this interesting article in The Week recently “Britain’s red squirrels have been in decline ever since grey squirrels was introduced from North America in the 1870s – but now research suggests they could be saved by another threatened … Continue reading

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Close Encounters of a Jumbo Kind

Not sure I could have sat so calmly in that front seat. Close Encounter with Elephant

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Battling Bats

Bit like queue jumpers at a buffet then? http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-29931995

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Wolves in Denmark

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/denmark/11213512/Wolves-roaming-wild-in-Denmark-for-first-time-in-200-years.html

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