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In Florida's Everglades, prescribed burning helps head off larger wildfires

In Florida's Everglades, prescribed burning helps head off larger wildfires | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
Carefully managed fire is used as a tool to protect wildlands from invasive plants and other threats.
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management - by fire!

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These beautiful photos speak loud and clear for wildlife

These beautiful photos speak loud and clear for wildlife | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
The Natural History Museum, London, announced the finalists for its 53rd Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest.
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stunning photos!  are we not entrusted with their survival?

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World on track to lose two-thirds of wild animals by 2020, major report warns

World on track to lose two-thirds of wild animals by 2020, major report warns | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
Living Planet Index shows vertebrate populations are set to decline by 67% on 1970 levels unless urgent action is taken to reduce humanity’s impact
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catastrophic....

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Largest Wildlife Census in History Makes Waves in Conservation

Largest Wildlife Census in History Makes Waves in Conservation | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
The full, data-driven story of Africa’s savanna elephants is now taking shape.
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should we be managing mother nature?  or making a greater effort to not destroy it's resources?

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Drilling threat looms large for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Drilling threat looms large for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is linked to the GOP's tax overhaul plan.
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perhaps resources would be better spent developing other than finite resources....

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Meet 9 species named after Obama

President Obama has become a popular namesake for newly discovered wildlife. Here's a look at a few species that share his name so far.
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history forever changed....

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The majestic tiger is in trouble, and it's up to us to help

The majestic tiger is in trouble, and it's up to us to help | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
We've joined forces with the International Fund for American Welfare to raise awareness for tigers everywhere.
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we should not lose them....

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