wildlife

A fox
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Kim Glovas
April 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
A global wildlife count has been curtailed by the pandemic, but it's still challenging people to see nature, wherever they are. Read more here.
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National Wildlife Federation
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Kim Glovas
April 06, 2020 - 5:18 pm
Now that social distancing appears to be our new normal for the time being, National Wildlife Week enthusiasts have to get creative. Fortunately, the National Wildlife Federation says you don’t have to go very far. Read more here.
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A kangaroo escapes the wildfire in Australia.
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CNN
January 07, 2020 - 12:38 pm
The blazes, which have been burning across Australia for months, have razed homes and wiped out entire towns. Nearly half a billion animals have been impacted by the fires in New South Wales alone, with millions potentially dead. Read more here.
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New Jersey hillside
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David Madden
November 26, 2019 - 3:08 pm
New Jersey is buying a large piece of land from Atlantic City Electric in rural Cumberland County in the name of conservation. Read more here.
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Black bear
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AP News
October 21, 2019 - 11:52 am
State wildlife officials say 265 bears were killed during last week's black bear hunt in New Jersey. Read more here.
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Elephant
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AP News
October 21, 2019 - 11:04 am
At least 55 elephants have starved to death in the past two months in Zimbabwe's biggest national park as a serious drought forces animals to stray into nearby communities in search of food and water. Read more here.
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John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge hunters training
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Molly Daly
October 07, 2019 - 12:11 pm
The John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum will be closed to the public for eight days this month, for what state and federal officials are calling a "mentored archery deer hunt." But the temporary closure has sparked a heated debate on the refuge's Facebook page, as some park-goers...
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John McDevitt
September 11, 2019 - 9:05 pm
The Philadelphia Zoo extends much further than the 42 acres in West Philadelphia, doing conservation work all over the world.
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Deer
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August 06, 2019 - 4:20 pm
WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) — Gary Livingston has one thing to say to the Pennsylvania Game Commission about its proposal to ban big game feeding: Try and stop me. "They're going to have to take me to jail because I've been doing it for so long. Plus, it's on my property,'' said Livingtson, 69, of West...
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Rasa Kaye
June 18, 2019 - 9:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We're getting so tired of dumped tires. They're one of the most commonly mis-discarded items in the city - an eyesore as well as an arson risk and potential health problem . The Philadelphia Streets Department estimates it collects more than 70 tons of tires illegally...
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