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A Young Harbor Porpoise Is in Critical Condition After Being Rescued From a Beach

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March 27, 2013
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A young porpoise rescued after it became stranded in Saanich Inlet north of Victoria is recovering at the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue center.


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CBC (Mar. 27, 2013) — A young porpoise rescued after it became stranded in Saanich Inlet north of Victoria is recovering at the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue center.
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Vancouver Aquarium's Martin Haulena Says They're Rehydrating the Young Harbor Porpoise

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CBC (Mar. 27, 2013) — A young porpoise rescued after it became stranded in Saanich Inlet north of Victoria is recovering at the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue center.
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The Yangtze's Vanishing Porpoises

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Xinhua News Agency (Dec. 18, 2012) — Six years ago, after a joint survey on China's longest river - the Yangtze - a team of scientists from around the world announced the functional extinction of the Yangtze River dolphin, the Baiji. This year, repeated discoveries of finless porpoises along the Yangtze has sounded new alarms that the porpoise, could follow the Baiji's fate.
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The Rewilding of California Wolf Territory

The Rewilding of California Wolf Territory

FORA.tv (Dec. 18, 2014) — The Rewilding of California Wolf Territory California Academy of Sciences - California Academy of Sciences What would it be like to live in a world with no predators roaming our landscapes? Would their elimination bring about a pastoral, peaceful human civilization? Or in fact is their existence critical to our own, and do we need to be doing more to assure their health and the health of the landscapes they need to thrive? In this talk, Cristina Eisenberg delivers a compelling call for the necessity of top predators in large, undisturbed landscapes, and shows us how a continental-long corridor-a "carnivore way"-provides the room they need to roam and disperse. Along the way we will follow in the footsteps of six large carnivores-wolves, grizzly bears, lynx, jaguars, wolverines, and cougars-on a 7,500-mile wildlife corridor from Alaska to Mexico along the Rocky Mountains. Backed by robust science, Eisenberg shows how their well-being is a critical factor in sustaining healthy landscapes and how it is possible for humans and large carnivores to coexist peacefully and even to thrive. University students in natural resource science programs, resource managers, conservation organizations, and anyone curious about carnivore ecology and management in a changing world will find a thoughtful guide to large carnivore conservation that dispels long-held myths about their ecology and contributions to healthy, resilient landscapes. Video provided by FORA.tv
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