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California's Ancient Redwood Trees Under Attack

California's Ancient Redwood Trees Under Attack

AP (Apr. 13, 2014) California forest managers are trying to stop chainsaw-wielding poachers who are targeting ancient redwood trees in national and state parks. The thieves are cutting off the trees' burls - knobby growths prized for their rich wood grains. (April 14) Video provided by AP
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Myanmar Monkey Species on Brink of Extinction

Myanmar Monkey Species on Brink of Extinction

AP (Apr. 1, 2014) A conservation group says Chinese logging and demand for monkey bones are threatening a rare monkey species in northern Myanmar. The Myanmar snub-nosed monkeys were recently captured on video for the first time. (April 1) Video provided by AP
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Raw: Sumatran Tiger Cubs Debut at London Zoo

Raw: Sumatran Tiger Cubs Debut at London Zoo

AP (Mar. 28, 2014) Three Sumatran Tiger cubs, born in February at the London Zoo, made their first public appearance this week. Sumatran tigers are a very rare species and are listed as critically endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature. (March 28) Video provided by AP
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CCTV Shows Baby Elephant Born at British Zoo

CCTV Shows Baby Elephant Born at British Zoo

AFP (Mar. 11, 2014) Video footage of the birth of a baby elephant at a British Zoo has been released. The as yet unnamed calf was born at Twycross Zoo, adding to their herd of four Asian elephants, an endangered species. Duration: 00:31 Video provided by AFP
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