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Brazilian Conservationists Try to Save the American Jaguar

February 21, 2013
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Brazil has half the world's population of the endangered American jaguar, which is still hunted for its skin. To try and understand the animal better, conservationists are capturing them and then reintroducing them into the wild with electronic tags that can be tracked via GPS.

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Re-Introduction of Mexican Wolves Into Wild Promises to Be Howling Success

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Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Aug. 24, 2014) — Wild Mexican wolf pups return to Mexico's Sierra Madre after a 30-year absence as conservationists try to save the species which was driven to near extinction. Tara Cleary reports. Video provided by Reuters
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Maasai Lease Ancestral Land to Elephants

Maasai Lease Ancestral Land to Elephants

Reuters (Aug. 7, 2013) — Maasai communities in Kenya's Amboseli region have joined the fight to save endangered elephants by leasing their ancestral lands to conservationists. The agreement is designed to protect migratory routes used by the the elephants for thousands of years, giving them breathing room in an era of unprecedented human encroachment.
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New Zealand Maui's Dolphins Face Extinction

New Zealand Maui's Dolphins Face Extinction

AFP (June 10, 2013) — New Zealand is facing pressure to save the world's rarest dolphin at an international scientific meeting in what conservationists say is a test of the nation's "clean, green" credentials.
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