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Shooting of Owls OK'd in British Columbia to Protect Endangered Species

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January 28, 2013
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The B.C. government has approved the shooting of one species of owl in a last-ditch effort to save their endangered cousins, the northern spotted owl.


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Predator Turns Helper as Penguins Face Demise

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AP (Nov. 14, 2011) — Australian wildlife services have a new weapon in their fight to protect an endangered colony of little penguins in Sydney's North Head. A specially trained sniffer dog will help them track, monitor and ultimately protect the birds.
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RAW VIDEO: Galapagos Sharks Tagged With Tracking Devices to Protect Them

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AFP (June 20, 2013) — The Galapagos Marine Reserve lies a thousand kilometers from the Ecuadorian mainland and is home to 33 shark species, many of them endangered. In order to understand how the sharks live and protect them, marine experts tag them with tracking devices.
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Mexico Develops Trans-Continental Bird-Tracking System

Mexico Develops Trans-Continental Bird-Tracking System

Reuters (Nov. 15, 2011) — Mexico has launched an elaborate tracking system for the estimated five million migrating birds that travel through every year. Conservationists hope to establish a network of research centres across Latin America to protect endangered avian species.
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